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Head of Department
Do you want to play a key role in setting the direction of Rambøll Norway’s Rail systems department? Do you want to join Rambøll’s growing international market unit within rail to deliver sustainable solutions to our clients? Do you want to help us create a sustainable future and work on inspiring projects and innovative solutions that aim to set the standard among our peers?
If this sounds like you, or you’re curious to learn more, then this role could be the perfect opportunity. Join our Rail Systems Department as our new Head of Department and work with us to close the gap to a sustainable future.
Your new role and team As our new Head of Department for Rail Systems, you will lead 30+ dedicated and passionate employees based at our offices in Oslo and Trondheim, and be part of the management team in both our international Rail Division and the local Norwegian Transport division. You will be part of a professional, established, and committed Rail Systems business community with more than 300 people. You will play a central role in the future development of Ramboll Rail.
We currently work on projects both nationally and internationally. Our portfolio includes Bybanen in Bergen, redesign of Narvik station, Brynsbakken and Oslo Metro as well as smaller projects in the region. The department works on large multidisciplinary projects where you will get the chance to work with colleagues across the organisation.
Your key responsibilities will be:
- Instill purpose and set the direction for the Rail Systems department and together with the section leads manage operations and implement good governance.
- Further develop and grow our rail business in Norway and internationally.
- With in-depth industry and market knowledge maintain a client focus and take the lead on strategic work winning and business development activities to develop the business.
- Set and deliver strategy and annual business plan.
- Act as role model and ambassador for the Rambøll fundamentals
About you From the moment you start at Ramboll, we will support your personal and professional development so that you can continue to grow with the company. Whilst we look forward to supporting your continued learning and development, for this role we have identified some qualifications, skills, and capabilities that will set you up for success.
- Knowledge and experience within the rail industry in Norway
- Experience as a consultant will be an advantage
- Project management experience
- A keen interest in good management and leadership, preferably with some experience
- The ability to communicate in Norwegian, Swedish, or Danish as well as the ability to read and write in English.
What we can offer you
- Investment in your development
- Leaders you can count on, guided by our Leadership Principles
- Be valued for the unique person you are
- Never be short of inspiration from colleagues, clients, and projects
- The long-term thinking of a foundation-owned company
- Additional annual leave around Easter and Christmas
- International work opportunities and exposure to an international work environment
Work at the heart of sustainable change
Rambøll is a global architecture, engineering, and consultancy company. We believe that the purpose of sustainable change is to create a thriving world for both nature and people. So, that’s where we start – and how we work. At Rambøll, our core strength is our people, and our history is rooted in a clear vision of how a responsible company should act. Being open and curious is a cornerstone of our culture. We embrace an inclusive mindset that looks for fresh, diverse, and innovative perspectives. We respect, embrace, and invite diversity in all forms to actively cultivate an environment where everyone can flourish and realise their full potential. Rambøll Norway certified according to the UN's 17 Sustainable Development Goals. In addition, we work based on an ambitious strategy "The Partner for Sustainable Change" with the goal of being a global leader in our focus areas. In Norway, we have 14 offices with a total of 1750 subject matter experts, who work interdisciplinary on large and small projects.
Ready to join us?
Please submit your application. Be sure to include all relevant documents including your CV, cover letter, etc.
We recognise that some candidates only apply when they tick every box. However, passion and potential often outweigh a perfect resume and Ramboll’s supportive learning culture can help you grow. So if this role resonates with you but you don't meet all the requirements, we encourage you to apply. You might be the perfect fit for this opportunity or another within our team.
We will invite for interviews on a continuous basis, so do not hesitate to send us your application. Last day for submission is 07-01-2024.
Thank you for taking the time to apply! We look forward to receiving your application.
Founded in Denmark, Rambøll is a foundation-owned people company. We have more than 18,000 experts working across our global operations in 35 countries. Our experts are leaders in their fields, developing and delivering innovative solutions in diverse markets including Buildings, Transport, Planning & Urban Design, Water, Environment & Health, Energy, and Management Consulting. We invite you to contribute to a more sustainable future working in an open, collaborative, and empowering company. Combining local experience with global knowledge, we together shape the societies of tomorrow.
Equality, diversity, and inclusion is at the heart of what we do
We believe in the strength of diversity and know that unique experiences and perspectives are vital for creating truly sustainable societies. Therefore, we are committed to providing an inclusive and supportive work environment where everyone can flourish and reach their potential. We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds and encourage you to contact our recruitment team to discuss any accommodations you need during the application process.
Rambøll er en global samfunnsrådgiver med eksperter innen bygg, arkitektur & plan, transport, vann, miljø & helse, energi, olje & gass og management consulting. I Norge er vi 1500 medarbeidere fordelt på 16 kontorer og internasjonalt har vi totalt 15 000 medarbeidere lokalisert i 35 land. Sammen med våre kunder søker Rambøll mot nye løsninger som balanserer menneskelige og kommersielle behov. Slik inspirer vi hverandre til å se forbi det åpenbare - hver dag!