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Student Assistant, Service Strategy

Student Assistant, Service Strategy
DK, Copenhagen | Student / Trainee / Apprentice | Temporary
| ID: 10336

Are you ready to kick-start your career with a relevant part-time job besides your studies? Will it motivate you to assist with various assignments for our management teams in relation to Vestas’ strategy? If you would like to join an international culture in a fast-growing business area, you may be the one to seize this opportunity!

Vestas CEO > Service > Strategy
You will become part of the Service Strategy department, which reports directly to the EVP of Service. Service Strategy is responsible for strategy definition of Vestas' Service function, EVP-level communications, and supporting strategy implementation. The department’s work is a mix of gathering market intelligence, quantitatively analysing opportunities or investments, developing recommendations, and presenting information in a clear and concise way.

The Service Strategy department consists of a Head of Service Strategy, a Lead Analyst, and this position. It also works closely with the rest of the Service Business Unit to support strategy development and key projects. In addition, Service Strategy collaborates closely with other functions, such as Corporate Strategy, Corporate Finance, and our five sales regions.

As Student worker your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Develop Service communication materials (e.g. Town Halls, marketing materials, investor presentations)
  • Perform analyses required for EVP decision-making (e.g. Return on investment, market size estimates for new business areas)
  • Assist the team in internal reporting assignments (e.g. Service Strategy KPI reporting for Board of Directors)
  • Assist the team in defining the mid-term strategy of Vestas' Service business through, e.g. exploring and evaluating new growth segments and levers
  • Other ad hoc tasks to support the department with its responsibilities

The ideal candidate is a third year Bachelor or first year Master business student in a relevant field of study (e.g. HA, Cand.Merc.).
Furthermore, we expect the following:

  • Advanced skills with Microsoft Office
  • Fluency in English
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Good at making presentations

Kindly notice that you must be enrolled at a Danish university to qualify for the position.

As a person you are motivated, professional and dedicated by nature. You have a great sense of quality and a can-do mentality. Furthermore:

  • You have great social skills, a natural curiosity and interest in people
  • You are open-minded and empathetic
  • You possess team spirit and enjoy being part of a team, while at the same time being able to work independently
  • You are eager to learn
  • You are interested in working in a strategy function in a global company

What we offer
We offer an exciting Student Worker position with great opportunities for professional and personal growth in an inspiring environment. You will join an international environment, where you will collaborate with various stakeholders in various business areas and geographies. You will gain relevant work experience and know-how on doing business on a global scale. You will become part of a competent team with high work ethic and good social spirit.
You can expect to be working around 20 hours per week, which can be flexible with respect to your studies. The job as student worker could also bring an opportunity as internship and thesis or other assignments in collaboration with Vestas to support your studies.

Additional information
Work location: Copenhagen S, Denmark

Please apply online as soon as possible and no later than 26th of August 2020.

We conduct interviews ongoing and close the position as soon as we have a found the right person. If you have specific questions about the position, kindly contact Samuel William Byrne (Head of Service Strategy), via phone +45 5221 1262.

About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 113 GW of wind turbines in 81 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else.

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled more than 96 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions.

Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 25.000 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright 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, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity.

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at and following us on our social media channels.

Student Assistant, Service Strategy

Full Time Work

Published on 12 Aug 2020