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Project Services Manager - STAFF Falkirk

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Stirling
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 03/07/2020
  • Duration: perm
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The Role:
The Project Services Manager is responsible for the establishment, implementation and ongoing development and management of project management systems and controls required to support the effective execution of Capital & Decommissioning projects. This covers services such as project administration, cost estimating and control, planning / scheduling, information management and reporting, including Organisational capability and processes, within the remit of Project Services.

 Establish and develop a highly effective planning function, providing the necessary skills and knowledge for supporting CAPEX and Decommissioning Projects.
 Develop the effectiveness and capability of the Planning function, including the development of appropriate tools to provide analytical and risk assessed data, as required by the Business.
 Manage project cost estimating demand, improve accuracy and provide benchmarking data to drive improvement.
 Become familiar with engineering contractors and build effective working relationships with providers to ensure accurate and timely reporting on key performance indicators.
 Work closely with Project Managers to establish, develop and fulfil resource management plans, particularly for major CAPEX Projects.
 Be the focal point for all projects, manage and distribute weekly Project Reports provided by Engineering Contractors.
 Ensure compliance with relevant procedures for Change Requests and for Project Gate process
 Provide Project Planning input into routine Planning Meetings, ensuring that the required information is collated as necessary.
 Assist with the Assurance process for Projects.
 Coach and mentor others in Project Services team, to develop competencies within the team for the functions they are performing.

* Provide cover and stand in for Projects Manager when required

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Minimum Qualifications:
* Chartered, degree qualified Engineer with a minimum of 10 years' experience or equivalent

Minimum Experience:
* Minimum 10 - 15 years' experience in Project Services (ideally relating to Oil/Gas industries or petrochemical manufacturing).

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Job-Specific Skills:
* High-degree of technical skills in schedule planning and development, cost estimating and budgeting, resource planning, cost engineering risk, project controls plan development and implementation, project cost accounting interfaces; progress and performance measurement and assessment, cost engineering management of change; forecasting; business planning processes, designing and implementing project controls systems and general project services.
* Demonstrated knowledge and experience with project systems including Finance Systems, Business Planning processes and Invoicing, IT.
* Demonstrated knowledge and experience of formal project management systems, including the principles and associated processes, practices, or tools.
* Good written and verbal communication skills and the ability to present technical and commercial issues in a clear and concise manner.
* Ability to create positive working relations with peers and stakeholders, internally and externall

About Fircroft:
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