Oil & Gas Careers – Senior Planning and Development Engineer – TotalEnergies

Job Title:   Senior Planning and Development Engineer

Organisation: TotalEnergies

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda


About US:

TotalEnergies is a broad energy company that produces and markets energies on a global scale: oil and biofuels, natural gas and green gases, renewables and electricity. Our 105,000 employees are committed to energy that is ever more affordable, cleaner, more reliable and accessible to as many people as possible. Active in more than 130 countries, TotalEnergies puts sustainable development in all its dimensions at the heart of its projects and operations to contribute to the well-being of people.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Share technical knowledge and experience feedback to increase team members’ technical autonomy.
  • Share key finance / economics knowledge to increase members’ finance awareness related to Energy investment.
  • Coach and mentor up to 2 junior positions.
  • Act as a transverse team leader for development study and patrimonial process coordination.

Corporate Planning

  • Lead the Long-Term Plan of the subsidiary through its entire process: preparation with the Company’s entities (technical and cost inputs), consolidation with the economist, and reporting/presentation to HQ.
  • Lead the preparation of the annual Work Program & Budget, and more specifically be the interface with the technical teams for the preparation, consolidation, and reporting/presentation.
  • Lead the consolidation of the Integrated Operations Planning within the Company and ensure the process, governance and tools are in place to facilitate management meetings and definition of action plans.
  • Participate in the annual reserves exercise (Prime) by providing costs and schedule assumptions.


  • Coordinate petroleum architecture / development studies (screening, concept, pre-project) performed within the subsidiary or by HQ.
  • Be responsible for the preparation and the update of Field Development Plans.
  • Support the economics evaluation of prospects (exploration or upsides within Production Licenses).
  • Prepare decision support package and participate in quality reviews and any other Committees to sanction new developments.
  • Define the Master Development Plan beyond Tilenga Water Floor FID case (sequence of infills, polymer flood EOR, and tie-back developments) to increase plateau duration.
  • Lead the follow-up of the power requirements of the integrated upstream / midstream assets, and associated technical interfaces.
  • Be the subsidiary focal point for Carbon Footprint Reduction and define the roadmap to reduce GHG emissions.
  • Support commercial agreements negotiations (LPG, Common Development Allocation Agreement, PPA & Electricity Tariff.

Joint Venture

  • Support Joint Ventures and Finance teams in the annual Work Program & Budget process with Partners and Authorities.
  • Supervise the technical follow-up of Operated-By-Other Asset, through technical reviews and budget monitoring.

Business Intelligence

  • Deliver business insights through market analyses to support commercial activities.
  • Use analytics to develop benchmarks and support subsidiary’s performance improvements.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Master’s in engineering with multi-disciplinary experience in Oil & Gas industry (holding an MBA or a Corporate Finance diploma would be a plus).
  • At least ten years of experience in the upstream sector, including several years in technical positions related to at least 2 different technical domains (such as field operations, engineering, project, geoscience, drilling, or HSE) and previous responsibilities with head offices.


How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested applicants should apply online at the link below.


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Date Posted 2023-11-21
Valid Through 2023-12-05
Employment Type FULL_TIME
Hiring Organization TotalEnergies
Job Location Kampala, Kampala, Kampala, 0256, Uganda