Project Manager

Baker Hughes

Baker Hughes is recruiting a Project Manager, to be based in Luanda, Angola.
  • Be a visible leader and advocate of EHS for all Angolan work sites for the project
  • Work closely with the EHS organization to develop Safety initiatives to foster best in class EHS cultures, drawing upon EHS framework elements
  • Translate the agreed terms and conditions into project/sales orders and establish the internal scope of work
  • Establish clear roles and responsibilities within the stakeholders, delegating authority where appropriate
  • Leading and developing the internal Company project teams in support of achieving a full package delivery to our clients
  • Ensure that project schedule with milestones, manpower requirements and cost budgets are established
  • Ensure business financial objectives are under control in term of Revenue/CM/Past dues and report on regular basis
  • Implement a structured and dynamic risk strategy to support all phases of work and risk mitigation work including cash provision requirement and drive regular reporting
  • Develop and drive effective operating rhythm with customer and be fully engaged to customer needs along Company business objective
  • Drive weekly, monthly and quarterly KPI reviews with customer including right level of stakeholders
  • Influence and drive all necessary functions, including EHS Management and QA, are established and organized in a way that ensure an effective and safe execution of the scope of work and that all participants understand clearly the project goals
  • Build one team strategy into a dedicated or non-dedicated team, drive enthusiastic and collaborative team work
  • Establish and maintain clear lines of communication within the stakeholders and with the Customer, the product line team, Sub-contractors and Suppliers
  • Generate, in conjunction with the designated finance Accountant, all cost control and reporting templates and reports
  • Continually monitor the Projects’ cost performance throughout its duration
  • Measure Cost of poor quality and track warranty cases in term of progress, financials and customer communication
  • Ensure that all the necessary technical and non-technical reviews and audits are planned and carried out to maintain customer contractual requirements as well as local business and product line requirements
  • Ensure that Sourcing function are able to plan procurement, intercompany Purchase Order and are owning vendor on time delivery
  • Be an effective local point of escalation to secure the right levels of support to meet project goals
  • Monitor the project's performance in a systematic way regarding quality, safety, progress and cost and initiate the necessary corrective/mitigating actions if deviations occur
  • Effectively manage internal Variation Orders and Customer instigated Change Orders
  • Provide project metrics and contractual reporting as is required by the business and customer to maintain SSA Offshore performances of progress and finance
  • Liaison with global and local rental tool fleet Service Organization to ensure activities are planned, resourced, budgeted and managed to meet project goals, both financial and schedule
  • Drive adherence to required storage, segregation and record keeping policies as required by product line and customer contractual requirement
  • Create a reporting structure so as to effectively communicate Installation and Commissioning schedule to the project team as changes occur
  • Liaison with local Service Organization to maintain focus upon in-country manning plans to service Training, Test, Installation & Commissioning offshore schedule
  • Escalation of shortfalls to regional leadership team as appropriate
  • Degree in Engineering or Business discipline
  • Hold successful previous technical experience within one or more of the following technical area: offshore / Wellhead / Drilling / Completion of subsea production system
  • Oil and Gas or other relevant industry experience
  • Commercial and contractual experience
  • Previous experience as Project Team leader or key member
  • Exposure to high capital value projects in a multi-disciplined environment
  • Experience of working in Angola or other challenging environments
  • Multi-tasking and able to satisfy multiple stakeholders and make effective call to adjust task priority without compromising company standards and customer expectations
  • Challenge and lean driven, looking to stretch goals to achieve more with less
  • Ability to navigate into multi-modal and cultural organization
  • Only short listed applicants will be contacted
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  • Published 08.11.2017
  • Expires 26.11.2017
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