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Global Value Engineering Specialist

Requisition ID:  26429
Location(s): 

København S, Region Hovedstaden, DK

Work experience:  Management
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

Are you interested in working with Value Engineering? Are you interested in working with renewable energy? We are looking for the Head of Global Value Engineering to join the team and empower Vestas making the world a greener place.


EVP Area – Service – Global Service Commercial & Products – Value Engineering  


The Value Engineering department within the Global Service Business Unit works closely together with both the regional sales business units and global functions to win long term service contracts and support Vestas´ "Profitable Growth" strategy. The role is focused on sales optimization through value engineering as well as governing the process of closing the contracts in the most efficient way. 

 

Responsibilities
The role reports directly to Head of Commercial Management Office. As Senior Specialist, Value Engineering & Contractual Governance, you will bring relevant expertise and experience in the wind industry and have global accountability and responsibility for bringing continuous efforts maximizing profitability and optimizing the effectiveness of the contractual offerings.
This position focuses on commercial sales growth, including but not limited to:

  • Subject matter expertise and commercial leadership in value engineering across the global service sale organizations
  • Review significant deals with deviations to Vestas' standard commercial terms and formulate recommendations for value optimization and risk mitigation
  • Further develop and optimize sales governance to ensure swift deal execution with adequate risk mitigation considering regional market conditions
  • Actively support the regional service sales, for complex innovative environments such as energy auctions, complex energy tenders and forward sales activities
  • Global interface with group functions on pricing and costing matters as it relates to sales incl. in-depth pricing and costing analysis particularly in a market-based/competitive context
  • Continuously improve and set the agenda for progressing the sales strategy and ensure best practice in close relationship with frontline sales in the regions
  • Lead and contribute to the development of configure, price, quote tool infrastructure to meet the Global Service goal of one way of working

 

Qualifications

  • 5 - 10 years of highly relevant energy industry experience, with preference for renewables
  • Master's degree with focus on quantitative analysis (e.g., Finance, Engineering, Economics etc.) is preferable
  • Analytical experience/expertise in financial modelling, valuations, corporate or project finance/financial analysis are a minimum requirement
  • Commercial experience with contractual negotiations and sales activities is advantageous
  • Renewable energy finance market experience with development, infrastructure advisory or consulting, project finance or investment banking is a major plus

 

Competencies

  • Advance excel and model competencies is a prerequisite
  • Leadership in your field and the ability to establish influential relationships at all levels internally and externally
  • Highly analytical with a holistic approach and solid problem-solving skills and quantitative aptitude
  • Solid communication and presentation skills. Able to communicate and collaborate across professions, cultures and with all professional levels
  • Be comfortable personally and professionally in a sales environment where deadlines can be short
  • Interest in economics/finance/policy and acute awareness and attention to the energy industry and finance industry
  • Sharp technology aptitude, technical insight and understanding, and curiosity in the innovation space

 

What we offer
We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development in a creative, hard-working, high paced and international work environment in the renewable energy sector. We highly value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions.

 

Additional Information
Location: You will be based at Vestas’ office either in Copenhagen, Denmark, or in one of our regional European sales units. 
International travel is expected and flexibility in this regard is a critical part of the role.
If all the above match your interest and your qualifications, please apply no later than th 30th of June 2022. Please note: We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.


About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.