FREYR Battery is on a mission to decarbonize energy and transportation systems globally by producing the world’s most sustainable battery cells.
The first step towards achieving our goals is building four battery cell factories in Mo i Rana. We will soon be opening the doors to our Customer Qualification Plant – the first industrial scale lithium-ion battery cell manufacturing facility in Norway. Here we will validate and improve technology, materials, and cell designs as we prepare for commercial production at our Gigafactories, where we plan to deliver 43 GWh of battery cell capacity annually by 2025, positioning FREYR as one of Europe’s largest battery cell suppliers.
We are looking for a Contracts and Procurement Analyst to specify, establish and implement the digital solutions for contracts and procurement to enable superior operating results. The main responsibility of this role is to monitor and manage the performance of FREYR’s contracting activities. Inclusive of management of current procurement systems and implementation of new systems. Looking for improvement areas, digital solutions and sustainability initiatives. Another important element of the role is to support our contract managers and contract leads with analysis of existing and new supplier markets preparing for procurement processes.
We are looking for a vibrant, motivated and engaged candidate who burns to improve and optimize FREYR, helping ensure that Freyr becomes a world leading battery producer through establishing a best in class procurement.
You will be working with scaling up breakthrough semi-solid technology creating the most sustainable batteries the world has ever seen. We are looking for highly motivated professionals to join our mission, and to help us build a center of excellence for battery cell manufacturing in Norway.
This is a challenging role where you can expect to apply everything you know and learn a lot more. For the right candidate, this opportunity is a professional dream come true.
Your main tasks include:
- Monitor and manage performance of Freyr's contracting activities
- Contract & Procurement system implementation and management
- Analyse main contractors' KPI reporting and performance development
- Market analysis and procurement process support
We are looking for the following qualifications:
- 1-3 years experience in similar role an advantage
- Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study. Master degree advantageous
- Fluent in English (written and spoken) Norwegian skills advantageous
- Detail oriented and good communication skills
Desirable personal qualities to best succeed in the role:
- Environmentally engaged
- Seeks improvement potential
- Proven problem solving abilities
- Takes personal responsibility
- Thrives in start-up environment
We offer the right candidate an important role in developing Norway's first battery cell production facilities. Energy storage is an important key to the world's switch to a sustainable, green economy. FREYR is a frontrunner in Europe's rush to build capacity in battery production. A shift from fossil fuel to electricity-from-renewables could deliver 75 - 90% of the CO2 emission reductions required. FREYR has to move fast. The world needs both battery cells now, and ever better battery cells in the future.
With us you will learn a lot and a lot will be expected of you. We aim to pick high performers that will slot in immediately.