Projects Director - KOC PMC


Kuwait City, Kuwait

Ref: HP325-02

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Projects Director - KOC PMC

Projects Director - KOC PMC Contract
Position reports to:
Regional Director

Primary Objectives:
- To administer the PMC Contract and Organization to staff, co-ordinate and manage the design, procurement, construction and commissioning of large projects on behalf of the Client
- To ensure clear agreement of client objectives and that these are met or exceeded.
- To achieve or better the budgeted BEBIT.
- To provide strong One-way and HSE leadership
- Manage the Joint Venture partnership to the benefit of both Partners.
Specific accountabilities

The following apply as appropriate for the project scope:

1. Direct the Integration of the PMC with the Client
- Direct the implementation of all PMC support functions of project management.
- Direct the internal company environment to meet the needs of multiple large projects management

2. HSE Management:
- Work with the PMC Key Personnel to ensure that the One-way and HSE requirements are documented and understood by all organization participants
- Compliance with HSE procedures
- Maintain HSE focus for project duration
- Develop the One-way mindset

3. Client Relationships:
- Identify, document and communicate the client requirements
- Effective management of multiple Client stakeholders
- Maintain and build healthy client relationships throughout the Contract
- Proactively resolve performance, scope, cost and schedule issues with the Client as they arise, in conjunction with the Project Management Teams.

4. Commercial Management:
- Effective management of KBR/Client contract, including delivery of the Contract BEBIT
- Maintain a strong understanding and relationship with the JV Partner and synchronize joint interests.

5. Scope Management:
- Effective understanding of the Contract scope and requirements
- Compliance with requirements of the contract
- Effective change control process application
- Manage and monitor projects performance on an ongoing basis
- Effectively manages project interfaces, in conjunction with the Key Personnel.

6. Time Management:
- Direct the planning of all scope elements of the contract, with the support of the Key Personnel.
- Develop resource & financial requirements from the projects plans.
- Direct the Key Personnel to support the Client requirements to meet the project schedule
- Ownership of the project schedule
- Regular monitoring of the key reports.

7. Cost Control:
- Direct the planning and preparation of contract Project Performance Plans estimates.
- Establish cost report for control of projects.
- Monitoring and control of all cost aspects of the Contract to forecast costs, obtain Client approvals, identify and have Client approval of trends.
- Assess performance of cost control system & personnel.

8. Quality Management:
- Define the Contract quality requirements to support the ISO 9001 registration.
- Compliance with KBR policies and procedures.

9. Team Management:
- Provide clear and focussed leadership for the Contract Key Personnel to create a vision for Contract success and a strategy to fit that vision.
- Define roles and responsibilities, in particular the respective roles of the Project Director vis a vis the Key Personnel
- Focus Key Personnel on achievement of milestones and other key project objectives required by the Client.
- Listen to the team, discuss the issues, resolve problems and direct activities to remove roadblocks and achieve objectives.
- Participate in staff performance evaluations.
- Identify and implement training requirements

10. Communications Management
- Effective communications with the Contract team.
- Accurate, timely & effective progress reporting to the Client and internally to KBR management.
- Ongoing monitoring of the communication network between the Contract staff, the client and third parties and introduction of changes where required.

11. Risk Management:
- Identify Contract risks and opportunities.
- Monitor closure of all identified risks and opportunities.
- Maintain the risk management focus throughout the project duration.

12. FEED Management:
- Ensure that clear objectives set for the FEED team.
- Monitor FEED activities, interdisciplinary data flow and communications.
- Ensure incorporation of the Client's organization in FEED activities

13. Client Contracts Management:
- Ensure that clear objectives set for Client's Contract Management Team.

14. Construction Management:
- Ensure that clear objectives are set for the Construction Management Team.
- Monitor the Construction Management function to ensure safe delivery of the project within cost and schedule objectives.
Essential skills/experience
- Ability to administer a multi-cultural organization and Client Contract, with the direct supervision and coordination provided by the Key Personnel.
- Demonstrable commitment to One-way and HSE Management in a project environment
- Excellent leadership and communication skills
- High level of customer focus
- Previous experience as a Project Director on a multi-project PMC managing projects on behalf of the Client with values of USD 1 billion each project


Mandatory Requirements:
- Bachelor in Engineering degree
- minimum of 20 years total post graduation experience
- Minimum 10 years post graduation experience in oil and gas projects
- Minimum 5 years' experience in a similar role
- Minimum 5 years' experience with KBR
- Minimum 5 years' experience in ME

About the Company

We deliver science, technology and engineering solutions to governments and companies around the world. KBR employs approximately 28,000 people performing diverse, complex and mission critical roles in 34 countries.

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, and long-term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver.

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