Why Fortum Consumer Solutions?
Farooq’s immediate reaction to why you should want to join Fortum Consumer Solutions comes very quickly: “I could go on all day telling you why”, says a smiling Farooq.
When elaborating a bit, he mentions that he appreciates the humanitarian side of working for Fortum Consumer Solutions. The work atmosphere is always about "we" and not "me", explains Farooq. The work environment is multi-cultural. Based in Stockholm he collaborates daily with people from various nationalities based in Norway, Finland, Sweden and Poland. Another positive aspect is the advanced tech stack meaning that you always must be on your toes.
“Working with colleagues from many different countries is a very positive side of my day-to-day work and definitely makes work more fun and interesting, says Farooq”
The working culture and managers
When discussing the company culture Farooq again mentions that Fortum Consumer Solutions is all about “we” and not “me”, meaning collaboration and teamwork are important factors in the daily work. The atmosphere is open and friendly as well as transparent. Nothing is hidden from employees. Working for a company with a multi-brand strategy and presence in many markets also contributes to encouraging challenges making work both more interesting and more fun.
Farooq is very pleased with the independence provided by his manager as well as the overall leadership in the company. His manager avoids micromanaging and is always there to to provide support and guidance whenever needed.
Who would you like to see as your next colleague?
The perfect new colleague for Farooq is an extrovert person able to speak his or her mind when they see a challenge. To be happy within Fortum Consumer Solutions it is also important that you enjoy teamwork and collaboration concludes, Farooq.