Cost Program Internship at Northvolt

Job Description

Northvolt has an exciting Cost Program 3-6 month internship opportunity to join our passionate Northvolt Labs team in Västerås - Sweden, 1h from Stockholm.
The internship is open to an engineering student with strong analytical skills, with a possibility to join after the internship and graduation.
For duration of the internship you will be part of the Cost Program team within the Research and Development organization at Northvolt. As a Cost Program analyst you will be working closely with the project owners, researchers and developers, process engineers, purchasing and industrial strategy, throughout the product development life cycle.
You will report to the Vice President of Operational Excellence, which means that you will get coaching every week from Luc (;=RICH_QUERY_SUGGESTION&position;=0&searchId;=6b1ddac5-7842-49b3-9a1b-d3f656d113df&sid=VC7)
You will assist in planning, defining and modelling the actions whether short term or long term to achieve goals and communicating with relevant stakeholders.
In joining the Cost Program team at Northvolt, you will be contributing to building one of the first large scale European battery factories, which will play an important role in the transformation to a carbon free society.
At Northvolt, you quickly get the chance to personally and professionally develop by receiving your own responsibility areas and having the possibility to shape your role as you go.
We do not expect you to be an expert in any of the areas mentioned below, but we highly value previous experience in the field of product engineering, industrialisation and the use of AI.
Northvolt is a great place to learn and in the Cost Program you will experience one of the most cross functional and strategic activities across the company.

Key skills include:

  • Ability to understand engineering and business requirements, and communicate with stakeholders throughout the organization
  • Strong analytical skills in engineering and costing, business modelling, including desktop tools
  • Strong presentation skills in English, oral and written
  • Curious and technology savvy, to challenge assumptions and support the stakeholders in studying, planning and materializing new solutions
  • Passionate about environment and sustainability
  • Team player, goal oriented
  • Grit, flexibility, sense of humour

Bonus points for:

  • Experience and interest in manufacturing industry
  • Fluency in other languages (Swedish, German, French, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Chinese… you name it as we have over 60 different nationalities!)
  • Experience in a multi-cultural environment

Northvolt is an equal opportunity employer. We're a diverse group of individuals, united by a common mission, who recognize that while our actions as individuals have a role to play in driving Northvolt towards its goals, we always seek to move forward as a team. We offer you an open and welcoming atmosphere where we win as a team – and fail as a team.
Apply with your CV and cover letter in English, or your complete LinkedIn profile.
Planned starting date is preferably in Q1 2022.

Great Place to Work

  • World leading technique
  • Top specialists as team peers
  • International environment
  • Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture
  • Warrant program
  • Wellness grant

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