Oil Careers – Joint Venture Manager – Uganda National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)

Job Title:     Joint
Venture Manager

Organization: Uganda
National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)

Duty Station: Kampala,

Reports to: Head
of Commercial and Joint Venture Management

About US:

The Uganda National
Oil Company Limited (UNOC) was established under Section 42 of the Petroleum
(Exploration, Development and Production) Act 2013 and incorporated under the
Company’s Act 2012. It is a limited liability company wholly owned by the
Government of Uganda. The overall function of UNOC is; “To handle the State’s
Commercial interests in the Oil and Gas industry.”

Job Summary: The
Joint Venture Manager will mainly coordinate and oversee all Joint Venture (JV)
aspects of UNOC’s operated and non-operated assets across the value chain

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Represent UNOC within the JV and Government Technical, Financial and
    Operational meetings to deliver UNOC’s commercial strategy.
  • Provide guidance and strategy on JV decisions to support UNOC’s
    desired outcomes.
  • Ensure all JV decisions and approvals are obtained in a timely
    manner and properly documented, including approval of expenditure, annual
    work programme & budgets.
  • Ensure all reporting requirements under the JOAs, PSAs and other JV
    Agreements by Operator/Contractor are satisfied.
  • Design, implement and coordinate JV management processes within
    UNOC, ensuring adherence to the terms of the JOAs, PSAs and other JV
    Agreements as well as with UNOC procedures and ways of working.
  • Manage, mentor and develop the Joint Venture Co-ordinator(s) and
    ensure suitable coverage and management of all JV activities.
  • Interface with UNOC’s Corporate Functions and subsidiaries (NPC,
    URHC) to coordinate UNOC’s engagement strategy with JV Partners across the
    value chain.
  • Work closely with the Chief Commercial Officer and Head of
    Commercial in developing long term strategy, particularly in regards the
    strategy and objectives of joint venture participation.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant for the Uganda National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)
    Joint Venture Manager job placement must hold a Master’s Degree in either
    Economics, Finance, Business Administration or any relevant discipline.
  • An Honours Bachelor’s Degree in either Engineering, Economics,
    Finance, Law, Petroleum Sciences or any relevant discipline.
  • Must have at least 8 years relevant working experience including
    leading teams, handling commercial negotiations, joint ventures and
    knowledge/experience in the oil & gas sector and/or global energy
  • Experience in commercial/business performance aspects in regulated
    industries is an added advantage.
  • Should be commercially astute and possess sound negotiation and
    leadership skills.
  • Have excellent communication and personnel management skills and a
    high level of discretion and personal integrity.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to work as part of a team.

How to Apply:

All suitably
qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to send a completed and
signed applications form, download
, together with certified copies of academic certificates addressed
and submitted in TRIPLICATE to the address below. The applications should be
delivered through registered mail and courier will also be received.
Applications must include a cover letter, application form and supporting

Address to:

Chief Executive

Uganda National Oil
Company Ltd,

Plot 15, Yusuf Lule

P.O. Box 36316,
Kampala, Uganda.

Deadline: 12th July 2019 by 5:00pm

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