Head of Digital Grid


As Head of Digital Grid you are expected to create a vision for energy automation and smart grid. For increasing sales and profitability above market growth, heading up a (management) team of professionals and further developing the organization, realizing small energy automation projects and highly innovated and complex development projects ,such as Grid Analytics

“We make real what matters”

Joanne is looking for a Head of Digital Grid to lead the dynamic team of Digital rid with approximately 6 managers and 40 engineers, project managers and sales people who work with passion to create projects in the world of Grid, Digitalisation, Energy and Automation which benefit our society.

The grid edge revolution - Innovative drivers towards net-zero energy

With our innovations at the grid edge we are helping to drive one of the most radical transitions in human history – a move from a centralized energy system to one that is more decentralized, more local and more efficient. Towards an energy system that is more democratic and where individuals have more control. An energy system that meets the needs of the global population and that benefits the planet.

You will offer cutting edge soft-, hardware, data analytics solutions and even a power academy for our clients. You are an experienced manager with a proven track record and able to lead and develop multiple teams. The complexity in the products and projects lay in the project size and the market innovation. 

You are able to build and maintain relationships with our customers.

“What does this role feel like?”

The Head of Digital Grid will be profit & loss responsible for the overall performance of the Dutch Business Unit team. 

  • Manage and develop a team of approximately 40 professionals;

  • Increase market share, sales and profitability above market growth;

  • Create and develop client contact;

  • You will be responsible for EHS;

  • Participate in networks concerning the energy transition;

  • You will report to both the Country Operating Company Head and the Global Head Digital Grid.

"What do you need to make real what matters?”

  • Completed either a technical master degree or a non-technical master degree with a proven interest in the field of Digital Grid related work;

  • A network in network operators, energy companies, sustainability programs, etc;

  • At least 4 years’ proven experience in the field of complex energy automation projects;

  • At least 6 years’ experience as a manager;

  • At least 5 years’ experience in sales;

  • Business fluent English and Dutch;

  • Ability to think and act pragmatic but also structured;

  • Good interpersonal and business skills, flexible attitude, stress resistant;

  • Ability to travel occasionally.

“We have quite a lot to offer, but what’s in it for you?”

Working at Siemens is truly rewarding. Not only because of what you can contribute, but also because of the benefits we offer to make your work and life more enjoyable.

  • A good salary and profit share;

  • 27 days annual leave and 13 ttc days;

  • An international environment;

  • Company car and bonus;

  • In house training possibilities.

“We don’t need superheroes, but super minds”

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If you are not ready to apply yet or have any questions, please contact Kim Bouwmeester, Talent Acquisition Professional, +316 83102470.

Screening and an online assessment are part of the application process.
Please do not make use of this vacancy as an acquisition opportunity.

Job ID: 189220

Sector: Smart Infrastructure

Bedrijf: Siemens Nederland N.V.

Ervaringsniveau: Experienced Professional

Soort baan: Fulltime

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