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Project General Manager Job at Total Nigeria
« on: Aug 07, 2013, 03:31 PM »
Job Title: Project General Manager  

Employer: Total Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited (TEPNG)

Reference Number: 10050785  

Contract: permanent position (local)

Business: Exploration & Production

Location: Nigeria

Interviews will take place in: Nigeria

Starting date: As soon as possible

Salary: According to profile and experience

DIMENSIONS OF THE JOB: Egina is a deep offshore development located in block OML130 in Nigeria operated by TOTAL Upstream Nigeria Limited. The development is located 150 km from the coast in 1550 m water depth and includes a spread moored FPSO of 240 POB, associated offloading calm buoy, 2 productions loops connecting six subsea manifold with 21 production wells and 3 injection lines connecting 23 water injection wells. A 20km gas export line ties in to the Akpo export pipeline to Amenam.


Management and delivery of the project packages for oil and gas production involving the following:

•   Be accountable to EGM Egina Project on the progress and challenges of executing scope of work and proffer/implement solutions for the way forward till project handover to FOPs.

•   Develop and implement the strategy for successful execution of all phases of Engineering Construction and Procurement Contracts for the Project.

•   Prepare and negotiate contracts recommended bidders submissions to CONTRACTs for effective execution of the project scope of works as per requirements of overall Egina Field Development Plan.

•   Implement a functional team structure and populate with well motivated personnel for the supervision of Egina EPC and LLI contractor organizations for the attainment of project.

•   Drive EPC & LLI contractor’s compliance to implementation of agreed Nigerian Content levels for the projects. Evolve surveillance strategy that shall spotlight challenging situations and recovery of lost time.

•   Manage costs of project execution and control work schedule to restrict overruns. Develop and implement change control procedures to enable effective handling of changes to project scope of work

•   In conjunction with relevant HQ entities, organize statutory technical review/ audits (HAZID, HAZOPs, PTR, etc) as per TOTAL rules for validation.

•   Implement the project HSE Plan and make HSE top priority for the project. Promote company HSE culture and work methodology at all project worksites.

•   Perform risk assessment to identify and manage major risks on the project.

•   Multiple work locations notwithstanding, implement measures to control quality of work done to TOTAL standards and ensure compliance of contractor activities to the project Quality Plan.

•   Manage internal and external interface commitments to ensure timely supply of agreed deliverables to other Egina work packages and intra work teams.

•   Manage relations with the authorities, partners and regulatory agencies to ease procurement of necessary statutory and technical approvals for project execution.

•   Establish and maintain efficient working relationship with relevant TOTAL HQ divisions for technical support during project execution.

Required skills:

Education: Engineering degree in any of Oil & Gas key engineering disciplines. Training in resource management a plus.

Experience: Many years of experience in offshore environment, deep-water issues, safety, engineering, construction, commissioning, installation and hook up, contract negotiation, cost control, planning, contractor management. Offshore.

Professional Experience: Minimum of 20 years overall experience in oil & gas facilities, engineering, construction and projects.

Project Management experience: minimum of 10 years


•   Knowledge of French will be very useful

•   Good level of English necessary

•   Ability to work on projects in a complex and multicultural environment

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