St1 Nordic is looking for Funding Expert, Nordic.
As a Funding Expert, you will be part of the Sustainability and Future Business Unit supporting and cooperating with the whole St1 group at Nordic level.
We at St1 work hard to make the energy transition towards sustainable energy solutions and to reduce the amount of carbon in atmosphere to mitigate the climate change. In this transition, we see a huge potential to find new sustainable business opportunities for St1 and we aim to create strategic projects as well as partnerships and utilize the existing national and European funding schemes to support our work.
As a Funding Expert, you will be responsible for EU and national level funding opportunities and following the funding mechanisms and schemes in EU, Finland, Sweden, and Norway. Your key responsibilities will include coordinating the funding application processes together with project managers in different business units. In addition, you will coordinate the reporting activities of ongoing projects together with project managers. At St1 we always want to develop our working methods and processes and you will be responsible for developing and maintaining processes and systems for funding applications and reporting.
To understand the funding schemes and programs, you will participate in workshops and seminars. You will also act as St1 Nordic’s primary contact person for funding agencies like Business Finland, EU etc. In addition, you will be responsible for coordinating the co-operation with external consultants helping with the funding processes.
Funding Expert we are looking for has
• a good knowledge of energy sector
• ability to identify potential funding schemes, projects to join and partners relevant for St1
• knowledge of National and EU funding frameworks
• the ability to write fluent applications in Finnish and English - fluency in Swedish and/or in Norwegian are considered as assets
• willingness to understand St1 business units and their needs and ability to create close co-operation with them.
In addition to the qualifications above, you have excellent cooperation and networking skills as well as innovative and development-oriented attitude. You are motivated to take responsibility and have the ability to see the big picture and prioritize when needed. One of your most important assets is the ability to identify and pursue objectives in line with St1 strategic priorities. As a St1 colleague we expect you to have interest in climate change mitigation and a willingness to develop by learning from others, challenging conventional and innovating in new ways of working. You have commitment and ambition and hunger to grow in your role.
We offer you the opportunity to work on interesting tasks in versatile and challenging working environment where you get the opportunity to develop yourself. You will work with new concepts and business models with a group of professionals that have a true passion for their work and mission. You will get to be a part of a growing and innovative Nordic energy corporation with a clear vision and drive. The workplace is located along good transport connections in Helsinki (Tripla) and the position requires occasional travelling.
Interested? Please submit your online application by March 1st, 2021 including your CV and salary expectation. Please be informed that we may start discussions with the most suitable candidates already during the application period, and the position will be filled as soon as the suitable candidate is found.
The recruitment process is carried out in cooperation with Barona. For more information about the role or the recruitment process, please contact Recruitment Manager Pietari Salmi, tel. +358 40 764 8198 or email@example.com.