Project Manager

| SECTOR : Oil and Gas | PROJECT PHASE: Project | DURATION : 18 months

YOUR MISSION

  • At level A, the PM has the capacity to manage projects which are classified “Large or complex” or “Major Attention” according to PMH and identified as “strategic” by management
  • With a strategic customer in terms of secured and potential contracts or target market.
  • That constitutes a severe financial, technical and commercial risk & opportunities
  • The impact of the project will have a significant effect at the level.
  • A multi-Unit project, where PM is the leader, Operating within an international environment with many complex internal and external interfaces

YOUR ACTIVITIES

  • Set-up project management plan (incl. strategy) adapted to Multi-Unit and Complex environment.
  • Manage the changes and adapt the objectives & strategy accordingly.
  • Organize and lead Gate reviews.
  • Address project management issues (roadblocks, performance, etc…).
  • Contribute significantly to project management process improvements and delivery processes at Unit level.
  • Manage the entire project scope of work.
  • Analyze Customer requirements.
  • Detect errors/inconsistencies within customer requirement. Propose solutions to reduce those gaps and lead the relevant
  • Organize works allocation for all partners from the consortium.
  • Responsible for delivering the project on time.
  • Ensure to update Master project schedule, based on Multi-Units schedules.
  • Produce and updates list of key milestones (incl customers).
  • Anticipate on-time delivery issues
  • Take responsibility for the contributive margin of the overall project.
  • Maximize profit and cash at each phase of project.
  • Set-up targets for consortium partners.
  • Foresee costs & margins at completion.
  • Identify cost discrepancies.
  • Monitor cash evolution and take actions.
  • Develop monthly cost/sales forecast (in close cooperation with the project controller).
  • Develop costs and revenue recovery plans.
  • Optimize Costs (design to cost, negotiation QCD, etc…) and challenge productivity in all areas directly involved.
  • Responsible for all aspects of communication within the project to promote communication between Units.
  • Conduct Risk Sessions
  • Identify and implement risk mitigation plans
  • Lead and manage the team to ensure performance standards, annual objectives, policies and procedures are met
  • Demonstrate EHS leadership and ensure Zero Deviation Plan is implemented within the team
  • Takes responsibility to reward and encourage direct reports to take proactive steps toward all matters related to EHS in the workplace.

YOUR PROFILE

Educational Requirements

  • Degree level or equivalent education
  • Most suitable candidates will possess an engineering‐related degree, although some may come from a general management /commercial background English Mastered + another language (other than local) experience

 

Desired Knowledge & Experience

Certified as PM level A or should be certified in the following 6‐9 months after assignment. The candidate

shall have the competencies associated with this level (see competency wheel described in PM Certification

Procedure).

  • World class Project Manager with proven track record
  • Management of projects within a consortium or partnership environment
  • For PM certification level A, 5 years of project management experience within GRID Solutions are requested OR experience (8-10 years) in managing successfully large and complex projects. A PMP Certification is also requested.
  • Project Management in an international environment
  • Experience of managing multi‐disciplinary teams with multiple interfaces and high project local content
  • Experience of team building and team culture development
  • Proven track record of significant improvement of project margin
  • Management of projects with severe financial, technical and commercial risk
  • Experience of P&L objectives
  • Willingness to work in different locations for short or medium periods and to travel world‐wide
  • Experience of Transmission and/or Distribution industry
  • Internal EHS trainings
  • Training on Legal responsibility
  • Training on EHS leadership program
  • Local qualification according to regulations

Location

Bénin

Duration

18 months

Contract

CDC