Project Manager Heat UK - Edinburgh

Vacancy available until February 28th, 2020

23 January 2020

Vattenfall is currently searching for the right person to fill the position of Project Manager within the District Heating Business to oversee development and execution of projects in the region of Edinburgh, Scotland.

Vattenfall are committed to making fossil free living a reality within one generation. In partnership with municipalities and developers, Vattenfall is driving the transformation towards fossil-free district heating solutions. Across Europe, Vattenfall already has over 2 million end customers on its heat networks, which makes it one of the biggest suppliers for district heating in Europe.

Leveraging the best expertise across Europe, Vattenfall Heat UK is organized under the roof of Business Area Heat (BA Heat) and focused on the delivery of industry leading renewable district heating solutions in the UK.

Filling this position of Project Manager you will be part of the team of the Vattenfall "Operating Unit Heat Projects" (OU Heat Projects). OU Heat Projects is responsible for the development and realization of all asset related projects across the BA Heat, leveraging experience and resources across all of our core markets (Sweden, Germany, Netherlands and the UK).

As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for development and realization of multi-million investment projects in line with the outlined objectives, business drivers and the Vattenfall project management model and governance. You will be working in close alignment with the (local) business development team as well as customers and partners. You will be supported by a strong (local) project team and from OU Heat Projects´ competence and resource pools, tools and systems.

You will be responsible for the day to day management of the project ensuring it is delivered safely, and within required time, budget and quality.

Typical responsiblities include:

To be successful, you should bring:

To enjoy the work with us we believe you need to be or have:

The location of this position is Scotland/Edinburgh. We support flexible working.

Our offer

A challenging and international work environment, and the possibility to work with some of the best in the field building up a new business. You will be working in interdisciplinary teams and you can always count on support from committed colleagues. We offer flexibility, respect for work life balance and the opportunity for working in a small, dedicated team with a true international outlook.

More information

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.

For more information about the recruitment process you are welcome to contact Olena Sorkina at olena.sorkina@vattenfall.com. We welcome your application in English, including CV and cover letter via the application button at this page.

Last day to apply is February 28th, 2020. We kindly request that you do not send applications by any means other than via our website as we cannot guarantee that we will be able to process applications that are not made via our website. 

Our organisation

Energy is our contribution to quality of life – day after day. Vattenfall provides comprehensive electricity and heating offerings to several million customers in northern Europe. For the work ahead we need people who are fully dedicated to our customers and to a sustainable society – people like you!

At Vattenfall, we believe, that the only way to make fossil free living within a generation possible is to power and help manage all energy-aspects of our customers’ lives to create climate smarter living - building by building, district by district, city by city.


We look forward to your application!