Project Operations Manager, Block 31 SE in Angola

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The Block 31SE project will be the next project in Angola and will develop oil from the Palas, Astraea Central and Juno fields under Marginal Field Terms. A development of 10 wells will be connected by a subsea production system and flowlines to a redeployed, leased FPSO. Oil will be exported through a tandem loading facility and gas will be exported to Angola LNG via existing B31 gas export infrastructure.

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Job profile summary:

Responsible within an upstream major project for providing GOO leadership, project managing delivery of operations readiness, building the operating organisation and leading the safe, efficient and reliable start up.



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Role Synopsis
Responsible within an upstream major project for providing GOO leadership, project managing delivery of operations readiness, building the operating organisation and leading the safe, efficient and reliable start up.
The Block PAJ project will be the next project in Angola and will develop oil from the Palas, Astraea Central and Juno fields under Marginal Field Terms. A development of 10 wells will be connected by a subsea production system and flowlines to a redeployed, leased FPSO. Oil will be exported through a tandem loading facility and gas will be exported to Angola LNG via existing B31 gas export infrastructure.
The role provides an exciting leadership opportunity to build the operations team and deliver operations readiness for the next development in Angola.

Key Accountabilities

  • Leads GOO input to engineering design, construction, commissioning and start up ensuring engineering design trade-offs are aligned to GOOs long term operating strategy and that lessons from GOO are incorporated in the design
  • Project manages delivery of operations readiness plans including training, competence, procedures, maintenance and integrity management systems, placing operations support contracts, procuring spare parts and developing start up procedures and plans
  • Develops the Project Operations Staffing Plan. Recruits and develops the organisation to start-up, operate and supporting the facility, with culture and operating discipline aligned to GOO
  • Develops project estimates for operating efficiency and opex. Develops, owns and manages the Pre-Ops Capex budget
  • Leads the safe and efficient start-up and operation of the major project
  • Manages Operations interfaces between GPO and GOO functions
  • Manages the interface with GOO functions in the Region ensuring that Regional Readiness Plans are aligned to project schedule and leads the transition and handover to the Region
  • A member of the Project Leadership Team, with a formal reporting line to the Project Operations Director and indirect reporting to the Project General Manager
  • Recruits and manages a team of direct reports, driving the appropriate behaviours to achieve success, including a performance management culture, whilst delivering continuous improvement, technical development and coaching
  • As this will be a new operating model for BP in Angola, additional activities will include leading GOO input to the lease contract ensuring that lessons from existing contracted operations are incorporated and developing the new operating model. This model should ensure that the maximum synergies with existing operations are captured and that risk is effectively managed through the contractors management system. The role will also be required to support diligence of the condition of leased FPSOs being considered.

Essential Education
BSc. Engineering degree or higher or equivalency.

Essential Experience and Job Requirements
  • Extensive relevant experience in the upstream oil and gas industry in an operational or engineering support role
  • A proven track record in safety leadership and performance delivery
  • Highly advanced technical knowledge and experience in the relevant systems and operations management, with demonstrated ability to develop and drive continuous improvement of processes
  • Considerable people leadership and stakeholder management experience
  • Experience in recruiting, building and developing multidisciplinary teams
  • Experience as a site leader or engineering leader for an operation involving a FPSO



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