Product Specialist


The climate is changing and the energy industry is transforming. So is Vattenfall! We have started a journey where our vision is to become climate neutral in Europe in 2050 and to be leading in renewable energy in Europe within 10 years. We want to contribute to a more climate smart Nordic for all kinds of people and this requires competences from people with diverse backgrounds. This is where you fit in!

We are now looking for a Product Specialist!

This is a fixed term contract in an office located in Helsinki for a minimum of 18 months offering you a challenging position in a fast, complex and exciting energy business!

The main responsibility for the Product Specialist is to manage and develop products for business and consumer customers in Finland. The overall goal is to ensure an attractive, profitable and compliant product portfolio consisting of electricity products and additional services. You will be part of a small Nordic product development team, working in close cooperation with the Sales department.

As a Product Specialist, you will be developing new products for B2B and B2C sales, maintaining and managing current product portfolio and contract templates, following up and evaluating current portfolio’s profitability, supporting business and consumer sales in winning deals and actively developing, building and maintaining B2B and B2C products. You will be reporting to the Director Portfolio Management Commodities.
Our ideal candidate has a degree within Business Administration, Science, Finance or equivalent. You are fluent in Finnish and communicate in English as Vattenfall is an international company. Swedish is an advantage but not required.
Your profile
• experience from the electricity market
• interested in project- and product management
• customer focused and business minded
• able to take initiative, action and to deliver
• structured, able to plan and execute own work and others´
• analytical mindset and skills
• strong communication skills and a true team player
• passionate about smart energy, sustainability and climate

Process and time line
Please apply by submitting your cover letter and CV in English no later than 28th of June 2017.During the application period the selection, interviewing and hiring will be ongoing, so do not hesitate to apply now!
Ideally you will be starting in your new role in August or September 2017.

For further information
about the position you are welcome to contact Johan Nerfeldt, Director of Portfolio Management, Commodities +46 702398816. If you have questions regarding the recruitment process you are welcome to contact Sonja Otranen, Senior Consultant +358 46 922 1228.

We are convinced that diversity contributes to build a more profitable and attractive company and we strive to be good role models. Vattenfall works actively for all employees to have the same opportunities and rights regardless of gender, ethnicity, age, transgender identity or expression, religion or other belief, disability or sexual orientation.

Product Management Commodities
within BU Sales is responsible for management and development of the Product Portfolio and Product roadmap for Business and Consumers Customers. Main objective is to ensure an attractive and profitable Product portfolio by maintaining and develop efficient processes and innovative products.

Within BA Customers & Solutions
the customer comes first. The employees strive to deliver the best customer experience and provide relevant offers and services to the customers. With over six million customers, Business Area Customers & Solutions is responsible for the sales of solutions and energy contracts to private and business customers in Germany, France, Netherlands, Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Norway.