Vacancy Details

Topsides' NFW FEED Area Manager

Topsides NFW FEED Area Manager

Part A: Job Specification

Job Purpose

Under the direction of NFXP Offshore Project Manager deliver 5 NFW Topsides/Wellheads FEED Dossier that meets the requirements of the project in safety, reliability, operability and maintainability throughout its 25yr service life.

Key Accountabilities

(Duties include but not limited to)

  • Ensure project deliverables and activities associated with Topsides/Wellhead package are achieved in accordance with the project milestone dates, budget and technical requirements of BOD.
  • Coordinate preparation for the call for tenders in line with the contractual strategy approved by Senior Project Management.
  • Prepare, coordinate and negotiate Contracts in accordance with Contract and Procurement strategy approved by Senior Project Management. Lead the bids negotiation and prepare the recommendations for Contract award.
  • Define the project team organisation for every step of the project.Ensure suitable mobilisation of a skilled team.
  • Evaluate the performance of Topsides/Wellhead team and manage Contractor achievement in accordance with contractual requirements
  • Ensure application of Company specifications and respect of internal and external rules.
  • Promote innovation and cost reductions when seeking technical solutions, prioritising reliability, safety of installations and personnel, respect of the environment.
  • Manage the interfaces with other packages and prepare hand-over of the installations to operations team.
  • Work collaboratively within -LNG organization to achieve alignment on strategies and documentation required to achieve objectives.

Job Context & Major Challenge(s)

  • Manage the Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning Contract of 6 Topsides/Wellheads. Maintain regular communication regarding progress within Offshore Project and Partners.
  • Manage the Topsides/Wellhead Package team, ensure a good team spirit and maintain its motivation.

Technical and Business Skills

  • Provides input to PMT and Contractors in the development of PMS deliverables for execution planning, constructability reviews, quality control and commissioning. Participates in bid evaluation of the EPC tender packages.

  • Ensures alignment and synergies between multiple projects, existing operations and other pertinent entities. Brownfield integration planning interface with existing operating units

Behavioural Competencies

  • A high level of proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Computer literacy involving the regular use of professional office applications and some technical applications

SHE Understanding , Quality/Quantity of Work, Planning and Organizing, Trust and Empowerment, Initiative/Commitment, Teamwork/Supporting Others, Interpersonal Skills, Communication and Information Sharing, Service Orientation, Innovation, Problem Solving, Job Knowledge, Supervising Others, Ethics and Integrity


BSc in Engineering or similar, however any qualification, technical or knowledge requirements may be waived through relevant work experience.

Minimum 15 year experience on OffShore/ Yard Topsides/Wellhead Engineering and Fabrication. Minimum 15 years experience in multidiscipline design, fabrication, installation & HUC of Offshore Facilities

Knowledge and/or Experience

Demonstrated ability and sensitivity to work with people from variety of cultural backgrounds.

Worldwide experience with contractors in particular those involved in the construction of Offshore LNG production facilities.

Good interpersonal and communication skills with a focus on teamwork and the ability to communicate and interact within a PMT


Equal Opportunities:

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