We are hiring the next generation of top performers!
A sustainable world with clean energy for everyone - that is your mission. And if it is about the future of energy, you think global. Do you have the ambition to follow the ultimate development path towards a top performer within the energy sector? Take up the challenge and you might become one of Vattenfall's talents to help shape the future of the energy landscape! Discover what Vattenfall’s International Trainee Programme can offer you.
Our Vattenfall International Trainee Programme 2017 offers 25 trainee positions. Each trainee position is linked to a department within a business area. Within the programme we strive to maximize your personal growth and development both in individual and group context with top management attention.
Your responsibilities as Trainee Asset Management
Business Area Heat develops and operates the entire heat value chain and creates and offers integrated heat/energy solutions to meet the current and future energy needs of a growing urban society. The main activities of the Asset Management department consist of Asset and Performance Management, Portfolio & Network Planning and Development and Contract Management.
- Project management and cooperation in improvement projects (e.g. asset management).
- Support of strategic development projects and processes
- Supporting the business at various levels in the organization (from the workfloor to management levels)
- Development of ideas for the optimization of business processes
- Support of management in change processes
- Collaboration in business projects
Your Profile as Trainee Asset Management
Are you looking for a career as an energy specialist, innovative manager or project manager in the energy sector? Then Vattenfall is the place for you. We need great leaders in all disciplines!
We are looking for you when you are top of your class, you graduate before September 2017 and have an academic degree. You are fluent in business English and German. Additional fluent world language skills, other than English, is a merit. In the trainee programme we want to mirror society in general. Furthermore, you are willing to relocate for possible assignments throughout the organisation. You identify yourself with our core values: safety, performance, and cooperation.
As a Trainee Asset Management you recognize yourself in the following qualifications:
- Academic degree in business administration, engineering or any other relevant field of study
- It’s a merit to have already first practical experience in the relevant area through e.g. internships
- Excellent proficiency in German and English
- Strong analytical skills
- Is able to translate information into commercial and financial analyses as well as to interpret these
- Very good communication skills
- Flexible team player
- Persistent, driving and curious
- Ability to express a strong motivation for energy production
- Knowledge of the energy business and the related technology is an advantage
- You have the ambition to fulfil a leadership position within 5 years from now
- The willingness to travel
At Vattenfall, we are convinced that striving for diversity & inclusion helps building a more attractive, efficient, customer centric and profitable company. Therefore we welcome applications from all individuals regardless of age, religious belief, gender identity & expression, sexual identity, disability and ethnic background.
Our offer for you as an International Trainee
Vattenfall International Trainee Programme is the kick-start of your career as a future top performer within Vattenfall. You will have the opportunity to develop your professional and personal skills over the course of a year. In the trainee programme you will take part in international workshops and a number of site visits during the seminar weeks. Each position comes with a competitive salary and an excellent remuneration package. If you provide a good performance during the trainee programme, you will after it has finalized enter our talent pool and also get a personal mentor.
We welcome your application in English, including resume and cover letter via the application button at this page. Please enclose a list of your grades achieved in your master year. In case you did not finish your master yet, please enclose a list of grades achieved so far. You can read more about the Vattenfall International Trainee Program at https://corporate.vattenfall.com/career/students-and-graduates/international-trainee-programme
Last day to apply is February 24th 2017. After applying you will be informed about the exact timeline of the recruitment process. In the first phase, after passing the resume selection, you will be invited for an analytical skills test, a video assignment and a phone interview. After you have passed all three steps, we will invite you for an interview around mid-April. An assessment is also part of the recruitment process and will take place in the last week of April. The recruitment process will be finalized around the first week of May. The last step will be a pre- employment screening. Starting date of the Vattenfall International Trainee Programme will be September 1st 2017.
We look forward to your application! If you have any questions regarding the specific trainee position, contact responsible recruiter Matthias Gramsch, Tel.: +49 40 79022 2308, email@example.com. If you have questions concerning the content of the trainee programme please contact our programme manager Thérèse Troedsson via Therese.Troedsson@vattenfall.com or +46 70539 5064.
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