Head of Regional Support – Wind Power Operations UK East

19 Apr 2018
08 May 2018
Operations, Wind
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you want to be part of the implementation of an efficient, flexible and green strategy for our wind farms? 
Join us and become Head of Regional Support in Wind Power Operations UK East where you'll coordinate and manage the delivery of support functions across the UK east coast region, including project and contractor management, technical site supervision, planning/scheduling, offshore coordination and warehouse coordination. 
Your key tasks will be to: 
  • support the regional operations management team, led by the Head of Operations UK East, to achieve safety, yield and budget KPIs whilst maximising cross-site synergies 
  • act as a service provider to the regional operations management team by managing all interfaces with the back office with the exception of the OMA business managers 
  • optimise the relationships and the work performed across the various sites to back office links 
  • engage with stakeholder management and optimise the delivery from, and contractual arrangements with, suppliers, third parties and contractors 
  • develop the long-term objectives of the business and ensure business growth by directing operational activities in accordance with the business' organisational strategies. 
You'll need to maintain a current understanding of Ørsted Wind Power Operations' Asset Integrity Management Strategy and Policy, performing any resultant activities and ensuring that the policy is understood by those in your direct line organisation. 
Your competences include that you 
  • have a bachelor's/master's degree or equivalent and experience working in health and safety critical environments 
  • have management and leadership knowledge and experience, ideally within an engineering/utilities business 
  • have experience of strategically coordinating activities and resources 
  • have a collaborative approach and the ability to deliver as an internal service provider to other branches of the execution business 
  • have solid organisational, project and time management skills with stakeholder management experience and are a disciplined completer. 
You should be committed to completing the training/certification required to go on offshore visits (via CTVs, SOV or helicopter as required).  
Working at Ørsted 
To be the frontrunner in the green energy transformation, we invest significantly in innovation and empower our employees to help shape the renewable energy technologies of the future. We cultivate a collaborative, dynamic and diverse work environment and encourage career-long learning and development so our people can realise their full potential.  
Would you like to help shape the renewable technologies of the future? 
Apply as soon as possible and no later than 8 May 2018 at 18:00 CET, as we'll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis. 
For the United Kingdom, please don't hesitate to contact Honor Grantham by email on xhgra@orsted.co.uk . Please complete your application online, we will not consider applications received via email. Please note that your application will be reviewed in conjuction with our recruitment partner, Lightsource People.
Recruitment agents please note that we operate a PSL, if you are interested in working with us please contact the Resourcing team in the first instance on ukrecruitment@orsted.co.uk
All UK-based positions will be subject to satisfactory pre-employment screening; further details will be given at offer stage. 
Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages. 
You should expect some travelling in relation to your work. 
About Ørsted 
Headquartered in Denmark, Ørsted's 5,600 employees develop, construct and operate offshore wind farms, bioenergy plants and innovative waste-to-energy solutions and provide smart energy products to its customers. Ørsted Wind Power's 2,200 employees have developed and constructed the largest portfolio of offshore wind farms in Northern Europe, and we're expanding with international activities in the US and Asia-Pacific. For more information on Ørsted, visit Ørsted.com.