Projects: Delivery Manager

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Projects: Delivery Manager
DohaLocal/ExpatEngineering/FacilitiesRef.: MO-063894
The Package Delivery Manager will initially be responsible for the Pre-FEED and DEFINE stages, including project team set-up and alignment with the project strategy, objectives and scope as developed through the SELECT (Concept) stage, and responsible for further development of the project definition and deliverables with particular emphasis on Pre-FEED scope. The Package Scope will include; Topsides, Jackets, Bridges, Pipelines and Umbilical’s for an Offshore Greenfield Facilities (Fixed) complex (Process, Utility, Accommodation and Flare platforms). The Package Scope will also include a major amount of Brownfield scope, including integration into existing facilities, Tie-ins, system upgrades and installation of new packages/modules, as well as well hook-ups.
Following Project Sanction, responsibilities will include FEED ITT package, award of FEED Contract and managing FEED Contractor, and preparation of EPIC ITT package and the tender process. Following the Final Investment Decision (FID), responsibilities will be award of EPIC and then the Execution of the scope, managing the contract execution and project delivery aspects of the package. All to an agreed level of governance, quality and assurance, and a challenging set of internal stakeholder requirements, through to system and facility hand-over to Operations, including support to Operations during the Support and Close-out stages, during initial start-up and operational/performance verification period.
Collaboration within the Integrated Project Team (IPT) is a fundamental aspect of the incumbent’s responsibilities, and therefore strong stakeholder management and understanding of the following work streams/areas is critical; Operations, Drilling, Facilities Engineering, HSSEQ, Interface Management, Project Services and Procurement, the latter is particularly important from a supply Chain Management perspective.
We Offer
In partnership with Qatar Petroleum, Maersk Oil Qatar operates one of the world’s most complex fields, offshore at Al Shaheen. It produces over one-third of Qatar’s oil. Turning marginal and challenging fields into successes has been the cornerstone of Maersk Oil’s growth since it began in 1962. Maersk Oil has now recovered in excess of one billion barrels of oil from the field, which currently produces around 300,000 barrels of oil per day. Success has come from Maersk Oil’s experience, expertise and close relationships. We employ talented professionals who enjoy challenge careers which contribute to the country’s growth.

Working in a multicultural environment where safety, integration and collaboration are key factors for driving success, Maersk Oil can offer a challenging and rewarding environment where an individual can make a significant impact and contribution to the development and growth of the organisation while building a successful career that can lead to exciting opportunities with the A.P Moller-Maersk group.

Maersk Oil Qatar A/S offers a wide range of education and career opportunities for employees possessing necessary skills and competencies.

We offer competitive salary with family status and relocation to Doha if required.
Key Responsibilities
The Package Delivery Manager will be a major contributor in the preparation, consistency and quality of the following deliverable’s; Contract Strategy, ITT Packages, Tender Evaluation, Execution Strategy, Project Execution Plan, Project Interface Management Plan, Project Schedule, Project Quality Plan, Functional System Specifications, Basis of Design, Installation plan, HUC plan, Inspection and Test plans, Factory Acceptance Testing, Material Take-Off’s, Vendor Document Manuals, As-built Documents.

Through Line of Sight reporting and governance structure the Package Delivery Manager is responsible for, but not limited to:
• Show leadership in accordance with the APMM Values and Maersk Oil’s Incident-Free program
• Drive ‘Incident Free’, HSSEQ, and especially Quality throughout all stages of Project Delivery
• Manage strategic and front-end processes
• Manage project complexity and planning aspects
• Manage front-end delivery aspects of the scope, in particular the ITT requirements with the Procurement Team
• Set-up and manage project delivery team, including; Work planning, resource management and schedule management
• Develop project/contract execution plans specific to this scope area
• Establish hand-over requirements, specifications and performance criteria, and manage system and facility hand-over of the Greenfield and Brownfield scope to the asset team per offshore location.
• Implement change control process and arbitrate on conflicts
• Manage Contract Execution, including contractor performance and quality assurance
• Manage Operational Assurance, with operations, including start-up and performance verification
• Ensure Process Safety developed, implemented and reinforced in the Package Scope
• Oversee the Package Scope contract execution through handover to Operations
• Manage technical documentation, field layouts, and specifications for the Package Scope
• Interface with the Operations and Drilling groups to ensure the Package Scope meets long term customer requirements
• Manage Project Execution and Integration into existing assets Develop and implement a Local Content Plan for Qatar
• Manage co-location of the Package Scope site teams with the Package Scope Contractor’s project execution teams
• Actively lead interface management activities between the Package Scope Contractor and other Package Delivery Contractors
• Manage Package Scope Contractor engineering and fabrication activities at all engineering and fabrication sites
• Ensure Package Scope Contractor delivers a facility which meets all Maersk Oil technical requirements
• Coordinate Package Scope installation activities with the Integrated Project Team
• Deliver the Package Scope contract in line with project objectives
• Handover the Package Scope ready-to-operate to Operations leading flawless start-up and meeting performance requirements to/with Operations and achieving Facility Handover
• Complete all Package Scope documentation
Who we are looking for
We are looking for a Package Delivery Manager who can bring with them a wealth of knowledge and experience in Upstream Oil & Gas Projects for Offshore Facilities (Greenfield) relating to the installation of new and integration/interface with existing offshore facilities (Brownfield), with a minimum;
• Bachelor’s Degree in an engineering discipline, Master’s in Engineering desirable, and a Project Management qualification is preferred, but recognized training in project management is acceptable, with;
• 20 years of relevant Oil and Gas industry experience post-graduation, and;
• 10-15 years’ experience on ITT package development, for FEED and detailed engineering phases on Mega Offshore Greenfield projects; Process, Utility and Accommodation Platforms, Jackets, and bridges, and;
• Minimum 10 years as Delivery Manager with demonstrable experience of responsibility during FEED and Execute stages of upstream offshore oil & gas projects for major Greenfield Projects, with Brownfield, and preferably in the Middle East, and
• Being at least a Delivery Manager on one >US$1,000 MM package for a major Upstream Oil & Gas Project (Greenfield), preferably with Brownfield scope.
The ideal candidate applies professional engineering, construction, project management, contract management and project delivery principles, practices, and techniques to lead an Integrated Project Teams, to ensure satisfied stakeholders, and allied with the following requirements:
• An overall understanding of entire technical value chain / project life-cycle and integration including; Strong communication, networking, collaboration and well developed team-working skills, especially in multi-discipline and multi-cultural teams;
• A strong communication, networking, collaboration and well developed team-working skills, especially in multi-discipline and multi-cultural teams;
• A strong understanding and experience in contract negotiations, management and delivery to allow the individual to lead the definition, development and execution of this delivery scope;
• A demonstrable experience of collaborating with operations in order to ensure project delivery, flawless start-up and world class performance in achieving facility hand-over to the Asset Team;
• A very strong mind-set on delivering against Cost and Schedule, but not at the expense of Quality and customer needs;
• A full knowledge of project specific FEED, EPC/EPIC execution strategies, and the ability to develop them to meet challenging project objectives and deliverables;
• An ‘Incident Free’ mind-set, and be a role model for their project team (Direct/Indirect hires);
• A proven HSSEQ leadership in managing and delivering large complex offshore oil & gas projects;
• A full understanding of how all elements of the project scope integrate and interface with each other and are managed to successfully deliver the right project outcome - from ITT, FEED, detailed design, construction, and through to commissioning and handover to operations;
• A high focus on identifying and delivering the identified deliverables, which meet customer expectations from a quality and performance perspective, with minimal integration challenges to current operations;
• A willingness and ability to work with all disciplines and nationalities;
• An excellent teamwork skills being able to work with the various sub-teams to resolve issues and reach decisions that are in the best interests of the integrated project team;
• An ‘Out of Function’ secondments or experience would be highly valued (e.g. to Operations, Drilling, Engineering, HSSEQ), including from a Contractor perspective;
• An ability to work effectively in a diverse, multidisciplinary team environment, including; Interface management experience, within facilities, and across other functions, especially Drilling;
• Strong Team Building, Development and Mentoring skills, and
• Candidate must be willing to frequently travel internationally (20%)

>Last application date: 08 September 2015.
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Maersk Oil Qatar AS is the leading oil producer offshore Qatar and a recognized pioneer in oil development and production techniques. On the basis of an Exploration and Production Sharing Agreement (EPSA) signed in 1992 with Qatar Petroleum, Maersk Oil Qatar (MOQ) is the sole operator of Al Shaheen field.
The current oil production from the Al Shaheen field is approximately 300,000 barrels per day from nine different locations and is exported via two main offshore facilities.
 Maersk Oil is an international oil and gas company with a 2016 entitlement production of 313,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. Our production comes from Denmark, the UK, Norway, Algeria, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Kazakhstan, and the US Gulf of Mexico. Exploration or development activities are on-going in Angola, Kenya, Brazil and in the producing countries. Turning complex and challenging fields into commercial successes has been the cornerstone of Maersk Oil business since 1962. Maersk Oil focuses on pioneering technologies and harnessing talent to continue to operate safely and successfully, creating value for partners and host governments. For more information about Maersk Oil, please visit the website at