Head of Business Innovation

We Offer  

Maersk Drilling provides high-efficiency drilling services to global oil companies and has some of the world's most advanced rigs. We want to strengthen and drive our approach to innovation by establishment of a dedicated innovation function within the Commercial. As Head of Business Innovation, you will be responsible for building a newly established function with competent people and high aspirations. Maersk Drilling strives to become the most innovative drilling contractor in the industry, and we expect you to help us achieve our goal by setting new standards both for the team and the company overall.   Joining Maersk Drilling, you will become part of a truly international company with a strong talent focus, mindset and culture. We offer a highly dynamic workplace where you will get the opportunity to gain valuable commercial insight and develop both professionally and personally. We set the bar high but we also believe that our employees thrive and perform better with a healthy work-life balance.   

Key Responsibilities

As Head of Business Innovation, you will be responsible for all innovation opportunities in Maersk Drilling. Your overall objectives is to develop economically feasible products and ensure research activities. You will:    

  • Drive innovation to ensure generation of ideas and business development opportunities  
  • Take ownership of highly complex, technical and commercial projects in an environment with multiple stakeholders; this includes recommendations for attractiveness of investments and continuous monitoring of business case viability  
  • Develop and identify new technology solutions and new customer initiatives  
  • Lead a team of competent employees and function as their daily sparring partner and advisor. Moreover, you will play a significant role in the continuous personal and professional development of the individual team members  
  • Pursue partnerships and alliances to drive innovation and development of new services  

Who we are looking for

We are looking for an experienced leader with a strong innovation and entrepreneurial mind-set, strong project management skills, excellent collaboration ability and experience from an asset heavy industry. You have experience with strategic advisory from an innovation or change management context. You have passion for and working knowledge of the innovation process, including a comfort with ambiguity.  

You have a Master’s degree within a relevant field (human factors, sociology, anthropology, design strategy, innovation, and business) or relevant experience at an innovation strategy consultancy or an innovation role at a corporate entity.   As a person, you are characterized by having strong interpersonal skills and a strategic and visionary mindset. You excel within stakeholder management and naturally creates followership. You have previously experience with managing teams of researchers, designers and business specialists.


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