Oil & Gas Jobs – Project Management Officer – Uganda National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)

Job Title:     Project
Management Officer

Organization: Uganda
National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)

Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda

Reports to: Project
Controls Manager

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 Management Officer will drive the
adoption of Project Controls Management Standards across UNOC’s portfolio

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Support the Project Controls Manager in defining, maintaining and/or
    updating Project Management processes, standards and governance.
  • Implement governance standards across UNOC’s portfolio including
    tracking, monitoring and updating the status of projects within the
    project lifecycle.
  • Manage project-level risks and issues registers, carry out assurance
    review procedures as required and liaise with UNOC’s Corporate Functions
    and subsidiaries to ensure that standards are implemented consistently
    across the Company.
  • Build a repository of project templates to support the management of
    UNOC’s portfolio and develop best practice.
  • Support the adoption UNOC’s Project Controls Management Standards
    (PCMS) across UNOC’s portfolio.
  • Develop and coordinate regular project level reporting cycles with
    respect to portfolio management.
  • Perform other Project Management and Business Process activities as
    may be required.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant for the Uganda National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)
    Project Management Officer job placement must hold an Honours Bachelor’s
    Degree in a relevant discipline.
  • Master’s Degree in either Business Administration, Project
    Management or any relevant discipline is an added advantage.
  • Three years of working experience in financial services, energy or
    financial regulation, management consulting, auditing, project management
    or any relevant industry.
  • Experience in the oil & gas sector and/or global energy markets
    is an added advantage.
  • Proficiency with MS Office required, including excellent MS Excel
    knowledge.
  • A dynamic self-starter with strong interpersonal and organizational
    skills.
  • Have excellent communication and personnel management skills and a
    high level of discretion and personal integrity.
  • Ability to work under pressure, with various levels of management
    and 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
here
, 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 documents.

Address to:

Chief Executive
Officer,

Uganda National Oil
Company Ltd,

Plot 15, Yusuf Lule
Road,

P.O. Box 36316,
Kampala, Uganda.

Deadline: 12th July 2019 by 5:00pm

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