Environmental Project Manager


Stockholm, Sweden 🇸🇪

Business Area Description
Fortum is a leading clean energy company which provides its customers with electricity, heating and cooling as well as smart solutions to improve resource efficiency. We want to engage our customers and society to join the change for a cleaner world. We employ some 9000 professionals in the Nordic and the Baltic countries, Russia, Poland and India, and 62% of our electricity generation is CO2 free. In 2016, our sales were EUR 3.6 billion. Fortum’s share is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. www.fortum.com.

Generation division is responsible for the large scale power production, physical optimization and trading activities in the Nordic area. This division comprises nuclear, hydro and thermal power production, portfolio management and trading, industrial intelligence and nuclear services.
Your role
Seize this opportunity to develop our sustainable Hydro power Portfolio! Fortum is developing its project portfolio in the field of environmental improvements of hydro power production. As an Environmental project manager, you will manage our emerging environmental project portfolio in Sweden. You will manage individual environmental projects in their planning and licensing phase, as well as look for continuous updates and smart re-prioritization of the whole environmental portfolio. 

The work tasks are diverse ranging from long-term projects and investigations to short assignments based on your expertise areas. You get to utilise your combined skills in project management and environmental expertise. You will be supported by our environmental team with several in-depth focus areas of expertise.

As a member of our environmental team, you will work in close co-operation with our specialists in hydro portfolio development, asset management, development and engineering & projects. You will manage consultants and maintain connections with authorities and local stakeholders.
We offer you
This is an opportunity to work concretely for river environment improvements and also contribute to mitigation and restraining of climate change by ensuring hydro power’s key role also in the future energy system. Fortum as a large clean energy company with several topical and developing business areas, offers great opportunities for diverse work assignments and career development.
Your qualifications
You hold a Master’s degree in Environmental sciences or Engineering. You already have relevant work experience, and you have proven your skills in project management. Your environmental education or expertise is preferably focused on riverine water environments, hydrobiology or water resources management and water regulation. 

You have a positive mind-set with initiative and helpfulness. Systematic way of working and hands-on attitude are your strengths. You recognise the importance of the work and you are eager to get results, but also ready to challenge the current and continuously look for improvements.

You are fluent in Swedish, and your English is fine. Knowledge in other languages can be an asset.
Please send your application via our online recruitment tool by 31st of January at the latest. For further information, please contact Marja Savolainen, Environmental manager for Hydro: +358 50 453 2344 or [email protected]