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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Research & Science
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  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
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    • Date Posted
      August 18,2022
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    Policy Advisor Transmission Services

    This will be your workplace

    TenneT is growing fast to realize its strategic ambitions. We play a leading role in driving the energy transition. We are looking for a passionate Policy Advisor Transmission Services who will contribute to this and that might be you?

    Your contribution to TenneT

    • You play an active role in making the energy transition a success
    • You research and follow developments in the field of transmission services based on relevant national and European codes, law and regulation
    • You anticipate and advise on embedding changes in regulations in the organization
    • You make policy and establish frameworks in the field of transmission services and you are also responsible for the implementation within the organisation
    • You lobby among policy makers and maintain close contacts in the chain with the other involved TenneT departments
    • You translate developments in the energy transition into consequences for energy transport and devise concepts for business operations, thereby identifying opportunities and risks.
    • You take account for the internal position with regard to relevant regulations and political developments and propagate this position internally / externally.
    • You develop and test policy with regard to relevant topics and projects (for example implementation of European network codes, RES integration onshore & offshore, HVDC, higher utilization of the grid).
    • You represent TenneT in national and international consultations such as ENTSO-E and other European working groups.

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    Your Profile and background

    • You have an university degree, with a background in electrical engineering or a comparable technical-scientific background.
    • You are analytically strong and have a great conceptual mind.
    • You like to work in a dynamic environment and in a cross-border team
    • You want to contribute to the success of TenneT and the energy transition.
    • You are willing to travel, because sometimes there are meetings abroad.
    To be succeful in your work the following competencies are well developed for you:
    • You are result orientation, flexibility, initiative, communication and advice skills.
    • You are a real team player, a self-starter, who has a positive critical attitude
    • You are environmentally sensitive and you dare to speak out.
    • It is an advantage if you have knowledge and experience in the energy sector, especially in the field of energy transport.
    • You have excellent writing skills in both Dutch and English and preferably a good command of German.
    • It gives you a lot of energy and joy to work in a Dutch/German cross-border department and to foster international collaboration

    Our offer

    • TenneT offers you an exciting and responsible position in the driver seat of the Energy Transition, with plenty of professional development options.
    • We offer great benefits such a salary between € 3.851 - € 7.837 euro's based on our Collective Labor Agreement (scale 9) + excellent pension scheme.
    • At TenneT we believe in a healthy work / life balance, therefore we create room for flexibility, provide various opportunities to work out via our Always Energy program.
    • On a fulltime contract you are able to enjoy XX day's off on a yearly base, besides that you receive an annual bonus.
    • Personal growth is something we actively stimulate within TenneT. For example we have our own TenneT Talent Academy where you can explore and develop your own set of skills.

    Recruitment Process

    In our online-application-form you can apply within only some minutes. Afterwards we screen your application and get back to you as soon as possible.

    For further questions regarding the recruiting process please contact:
    Georgette Brunink
    People | Talent Acquisition
    06 - 83 99 7344

    For questions relating to the position:
    Jens Görke
    +49 (160) 97846538


    TenneT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and fully subscribes to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity to ensure that all applicants and employees are considered for hire, promotion, and job status without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital or familial status.
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