Public affairs, regulatory and legal

Consent Manager

Imagine a future where you lead a team managing consenting processes and EIA activities to ensure our flagship offshore wind project development 

Join us in this role where you’ll lead and be involved in a range of permitting and environmental topics to support permitting processes and EIA and other activities in relation to offshore wind projects development. This will include collaborating with key external stakeholders and partners in Vietnam as well as internal colleagues and specialists in the APAC and Europe regions on technical, engineering, and other related subjects. 

Welcome to APAC Project Development & Programmes (APAC PD) 
You’ll be part of APAC Environment & Permitting under APAC PD. Together, you focus on developing competitive offshore wind projects and wind farm constructions. The team manage the consenting processes and EIA to ensure they’re in place in due time. You’ll be part of a diverse team that virtues collaboration and knowledge sharing. 

You’ll play an important role in:  

  • supporting discussions with external stakeholders in relation to EIA and consenting processes, incl. fisheries and other environmental interest organisations and groups 

  • leading and managing the consenting and permitting process in compliance with the current local regulations to ensure that all key required permits are in place in due time 

  • working with key external stakeholders at the central and provincial level, e.g.,  key ministries, provincial people committees and departments, EVN, and other relevant government agencies 

  • managing the EIA activities performed by external consultants, i.e., facilitating meetings and workshops, supervising the relevant surveys and public hearings, reviewing docs and reports 

  • coordinating with internal stakeholders and ensuring that necessary inputs for the EIA and consenting process are received in due time 

  • providing necessary support to the project development management team on a range of tasks in terms of permitting and environmental topics. 

To succeed in the role, you:  

  • have in-depth knowledge of and experience with consenting and permitting processes for power/renewables projects in Vietnam 

  • have strong network and relationship with key stakeholders in the power sector of Vietnam, e.g., relevant government agencies at the central and provincial level and EVN 

  • have experience delivering environmental and consenting work in multidisciplinary and multicultural teams in high-pressure environments 

  • can speak and write Vietnamese and English fluently and prepare technical documents that are easily understood and adopted by non-specialists 

  • have a master’s or bachelor’s degree, preferably in a related field, such as business administration, power engineering, ecology, or environmental science 

  • have good leadership skills that can guide and support your team to successfully achieve targets. 

Join a global leader in renewable energy 
Ørsted is a growing, green energy major and global leader in climate action. With us you’ll play a part in driving change towards a green energy future. You’ll grow your talent in a fast-paced and high-growth industry where you have plenty of opportunities to learn and develop through challenging assignments and industry-leading experts. Here you can perform in a friendly work environment based on trust, respect, and collaboration. 

Shape the future with us 
Send your application to us no later than 2022-09-30. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis and reserve the right to take down the advert when we have found the right candidate. 

Please don’t hesitate to contact Talent Acquisition Operations TW, on if you’d like to know more about the position.  

If you need to request any adjustments to working practices, working patterns, or the assessment or interview process we're happy to discuss alternative arrangements. 

We offer a flexible workplace and, in this position, you’ll be working in an office-based set-up.  

Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages and answer the screening questions relevant for your country.