Project Manager

Posted 05 June 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineOil and Gas Recruitment
Contact NameHaridas Mohandas

Job description

Our Client is a leading global engineering and consulting company providing services to the energy industry. We are currently seeking a highly skilled and motivated Project Manager to join their team in Qatar on a long-term basis. As a Project Manager, you will play a key role in delivering projects across study, FEED, EPC, and PMC scopes of work, ensuring adherence to project plans, safety standards, and quality requirements.


  • Champion a culture of Health, Safety, Environmental, and Quality excellence, both within Wood and for our clients.
  • Plan, direct, coordinate, and control project work, ensuring compliance with corporate practices and project procedures.
  • Develop and implement project execution plans and schedules in line with Company and Contract requirements.
  • Provide leadership and commitment to the Project HSSE and Quality plan.
  • Manage project budgets and ensure objectives are met within the established cost targets.
  • Focus on customer care and feedback, understanding the project's business case and drivers.
  • Act as the primary point of contact for Engineering, Procurement, and Project services resources deployed on the project.
  • Liaise closely with client management representatives to ensure their interests are accommodated.
  • Clearly define and communicate project objectives and organizational structure to the project team.
  • Monitor project performance and provide regular updates to the company.
  • Expedite account receivables for the project.
  • Document and review lessons learned from the project and implement best practices.
  • Successfully close out the project.

Skills / Qualifications / Experience:

  • Undergraduate degree in an engineering discipline.
  • Further education and certification in Project Management, such as PMP or APM, is highly desirable.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications for document development, presentations, trackers, and schedules.
  • Self-motivated, proactive, and highly driven individual with a strong attention to detail and initiative.
  • Strong commercial aptitude and awareness, capable of interpreting and following contracts while addressing potential delays, changes, and commercial matters.
  • Excellent communication skills and proven ability to lead and motivate multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Experienced in risk and change management across various project phases, including design and site works.
  • Proven track record of managing lump sum contracts for engineering projects in the oil and gas industry (Qatar experience preferred).
  • Strong decision-making and analytical skills, with excellent organization and administrative abilities.
  • Team player with well-developed interpersonal skills, able to work effectively with diverse personalities.
  • High energy level, comfortable handling multifaceted projects.
  • Demonstrated servant leadership ability, team management, and interpersonal skills.

Applicants must:

  • Be available to work in Doha, Qatar
  • Confidently deliver assigned scopes of work independently, with minimal guidance and direction.
  • Take ownership of scopes of work, coordinating engineering disciplines and supporting functions to ensure successful outcomes.
  • Have experience working independently in remote locations and supporting cross-discipline activities.
  • Possess proficient written and spoken communication skills in English to interpret and disseminate complex scope and contract documents.

If you are a motivated and experienced Project Manager seeking a challenging opportunity with a global leader in the industry, we encourage you to apply. Join our Client and contribute to the success of their projects while advancing your career.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.