Project and Portfolio Planning Specilaist

Recruiter
Location
Dubai,
Salary
Competitive
Posted
26 Nov 2016
Closes
01 Dec 2016
Ref
2774284
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Management
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Responsible for project and portfolio planning for delivery, and customer satisfaction through management of project related activities and resources.
The role is expected to develop detailed schedules for projects with extended plant related scope, typically consisting of rehabilitation or relocation scope on a brown field site. The role is also expected to develop, monitor and report on projects portfolio plans.

Essential Responsibilities

Ensures project implementation as well as work packages and constraints are accurately integrated into project planning scenario. Responsible for monitoring progress and producing accurate projections of time and cost. Ensures other functions have access to accurate current reports and projections and relevant reports are available for the customer. Develops an operational year plan for the own department activities. Suggests improvements in products, processes and procedures. Contributes to plan of larger unit. Works together with high level people from the business and SPB and EB level. Specifies needs, communicates about project approach and presents outcomes of research done. Diverse clients in a region. Works on the basis of predefined contracts and frameworks. Some latitude to deviate from those conditions.

Qualifications/Requirements

Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Project Management). Minimum of 3 additional years of experience in Project Planning.

Desired Characteristics

Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to influence others and lead small teams. Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact. Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously. Effective problem identification and solution skills. Proven analytical and organizational ability.