Oil Careers – Project Controls Manager – Uganda National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)

Job Title:     Project
Controls Manager

Organization: Uganda
National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)

Duty Station: Kampala,

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
Project Controls Manager will mainly monitor and maintain control of technical,
cost and schedule performance of UNOC’s commercial interests

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Lead all Project Controls activities such as Cost, Planning &
    Scheduling and Estimating for UNOC’s operated and non-operated assets.
  • Develop Project Control best practices, key performance indicators,
    risk management and change control processes and operating procedures for
    UNOC’s assets.
  • Provide direction and expertise to project controls-related
    activities for UNOC’s Projects in support of the planning and execution.
  • Interface and coordinate with UNOC’s subsidiaries (NPC & URHC)
    and Corporate Functions in delivery of all project controls activities and
    ensuring project integration across the value chain.
  • Coordinate engagements with various project stakeholders such as
    project progress review meetings and Service Quality Meetings (SQMs).
  • Manage, mentor and coordinate a Project Controls team to monitor,
    analyze, and report on progress, cost and schedule variances, and
    forecasts and other Project Controls activities.
  • Work closely with the Chief Commercial Officer and Head of Business
    Development and Project Integration to ensure UNOC’s Project Management
    processes are fully integrated within UNOC’s decision making processes.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant for the Uganda National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)
    Project Controls Manager job placement must hold an Honours Bachelor’s
    Degree in either Engineering, Construction Management, Project Management,
    Finance, Quantity Surveying or any relevant discipline.
  • Master’s Degree in either Engineering, Finance, Project Management
    or any relevant discipline is a requirement.
  • A minimum of eight years of relevant working experience in Project
    Controls activities including leading teams and/or handling EPC/EPCM
  • Experience in the oil & gas sector and/or global energy markets
    is an added advantage.
  • Strong competencies in the use of Microsoft Projects and Primavera.
  • 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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