25. January 2021
If you are looking for an opportunity to lead the innovation in an Energy company with the focus in creating added value, this is your chance.Welcome to Semco MaritimeSemco Maritime is looking for an Innovation Lead to be part of the companies’ effort in delivering cost saving solutions for the market. You will be part of a small, dedicated team that will focus on innovation projects in collaboration with skilled colleagues from the rest of the organisation as well as external partners. Your role will be to help ideas from inception to implementation in the company. You will work with everything from identifying unmet needs in the market, experimenting with technologies, developing new solutions to supporting implementation and thereby enabling growth for the company.Apply strategy and scale our innovationApart from the development of new concepts, you will also be part of implementing a wider innovation strategy in the organisation. You will help the organisation build capacity to implement new solutions and work with new technologies as well as participate in the development of products and services. You must employ a customer-first approach governed by principles of design thinking, lean start up and agile methodologies and ensure that stakeholders are on board to support and sponsor initiatives through this transformative process. More specifically, you will:Manage innovation projects that run in the Innovation RoomImplement an agile framework and help spread it to the organizationPromote an innovative mindset within the companyManage the stakeholders necessary to bring the project to a successApply for funding at national and European fundsDevelop the technical and business network of the Innovation teamConstantly challenge the status quo and aim to make a difference in the company’s futureYour profileTo succeed in this role, you have a good combination of understanding the commercial aspects of developing a concept combined with an innovative mindset that will enable you to translate an idea into a successful implemented solution.You hold Bachelor or master’s degree in a business related or technical field. A qualification in engineering, (computer science, software and/or a business-related discipline is advantageous but not essential if supplemented by experience in scouting, developing, and testing digital solutionsHave at least 3 years’ experience in working with new product/service development and innovation preferably in a medium to large companyHave experience with lean start up, design thinking and agile methodologiesCurious towards new technologies and how they impact business and societyAble to strike a good balance between self-starter and team playerInsight in digital concepts such as programming, IoT, Cyber Security, system integration/adoption issues with solid domain and market experience is essentialAbility to listen diligently and translate customer needs into business solutions, demonstrating value add using technology and/or servicesAbility to identify, build relationships and collaborate with key stakeholders at all levels within an organisationProvide leadership in the assessment and adoption of the latest technologies and processes, challenging current methodsThe role will be a blend of strategy and execution, taking a design thinking approach to solving complex problems. You should also take a highly strategic approach to product with experience in Agile approachesYou embrace learning new techniques & technology. You can work independently to resolve issues, organized, and can understand end to end processes to help implement changeExcellent organisational, verbal communication, interpersonal and presentation skills, as well as the ability to communicate in English and preferably Danish.The core of the Semco Maritime Innovation Team is to put our customers first. We are tasked with shaping our future, building the most highly esteemed services for our clients, and to use our judgement and previous experience to deliver results. We’re a great place to work but we are continually striving to be the best place to work, join us in doing things differently!Does this sound appealing?Please do not hesitate to contact Alexia Jacobsen, Head of Innovation, at +45 2243 1859 if you have any questions regarding the job.Please submit your application using the link below. We will invite candidates for interviews on an ongoing basis, so please do not hesitate to apply as soon as possible.