Head of Section for Green Fuels (Denmark)

Stillingsbeskrivelse

Are you excited about leadership, project management and market development within Power-to-X and Carbon Capture? Do innovative projects like HØST PtX Plant, Green Fuels for Denmark or Energy Island appeal to you? Do you want to lead and inspire our Green Fuels and Energy section in working globally on projects like these? Here is your chance to lead from the front!

BECOME A PART OF OUR GREEN FUELS & ENERGY DEPARTMENT LOCATED IN DENMARK

Our department consists of 102 dedicated colleagues, with international backgrounds, located across offices in Lyngby, Aarhus, Odense, Aalborg, Vejle and Esbjerg. We embrace cultural diversity and highly value our social and friendly environment; we are a dynamic and innovative section that delivers a wide range of engineering services to clients. Our highly motivated and skilled colleagues have brought us to a market leading position within biomass, waste to energy, green fuels, Power-to-X and carbon capture and we need you to be part of our growth journey!

JOIN US AND LEAD A WELL FUNCTIONING SECTION OF DEDICATED PROFESSIONALS

We are looking for a Head of Section with experience from the energy sector and leading multidisciplinary teams. The section consists of 20 multi-disciplinary employees within biomass, waste to energy, green fuels and carbon capture – the seniority ranges from Student Assistant to Project Director. You will be a part of the department's management team and have close sparring with your peer leaders who work within line management, technical and project leadership. The commercial responsibility for business development is driven by you together with our business development managers.

You can look forward to an exciting position which includes:

  • Day-to-day people management, ensuring competency development and well-being among your staff
  • Develop and grow your section by recruiting, onboarding and retaining staff
  • Resource planning & forecasting based on project pipeline and backlog
  • Providing sparring and feedback to staff in relation to projects execution and technical topics
  • Implementing department and sector plans
  • Depending on your preferences, there will be ample opportunity for collaborating with customers/clients

ARE YOU OUR NEW HEAD OF SECTION FOR GREEN FUELS?

To enjoy this position, motivating, inspiring, and leading people should be among your favourite tasks. In addition, you are comfortable with change management, you possess a solid commercial mindset, and your experience enables you to successfully engage with customers. You are able to challenge status quo and devise innovative ways of transitioning further into the Power-to-X and carbon capture market in Denmark and abroad. You have great people skills and ability to manage cultural differences, furthermore you enjoy working in a versatile environment. You will be entrusted with the responsibility of enabling continuously competency development among your staff, as well as ensuring well-being and work-life balance in the section.

We would be thrilled to hear from candidates who resemble the following:

  • A relevant degree, preferably in electrical, chemical or mechanical engineering
  • 10 years of experience in a relevant role, e.g. within the biomass, process, waste to energy or petrochemical sector
  • Exemplary leadership and people skills
  • Experience from the consultancy or supplier sector is advantageous but not a requirement
  • Leadership experience from a matrix organisation is advantageous but not a requirement

WORK LOCATION IN DENMARK

The position will be anchored at our HQ in Lyngby (The Capital area of Denmark). To be considered for the position, you should be willing to relocate. The position is posted in other locations than Lyngby, this is intentional and a part of our diversity & inclusion efforts to attract candidates who wish to relocate to Denmark.

INTERESTED OR CURIOUS TO KNOW MORE?

Feel free to call the Vice President in Green Fuels & Energy department, Marius Noer: +45 27875839

HOW TO APPLY

Click on the link below and tell us why you are the right person for this role. We look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible since the recruitment process is ongoing. The application deadline is stated at the top of the page.

EQUAL-OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

COWI provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, COWI complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

#LI-HYBRID 

Hvem er COWI AS?

Våre ansatte er vår største ressurs: Det er våre ansatte som gjør prosjektene vellykkede. Hos COWI får du en unik mulighet til å lære av de beste og utvikle potensialet ditt, og du får delta i å forme fremtidens samfunn. Sammen med lederen din utarbeider du en plan for din egen utvikling, og du får muligheten til å bygge på din kompetanse i både lokale og globale prosjekter fra dag til dag.

For mer informasjon, besøk www.cowi.no/om-oss

Les mer om COWI AS og se flere ledige stillinger