22 Mar 2016

Full-Time Director of Engineering

Toni AdewunmiLagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

Our Client

A world-class energy firm (that has just acquired a Power Generating Plant); with a formidable presence in the West African Market is looking at developing a Power Plant Project Development Team and requires the services of a Director of Engineering and Operations to manage and oversee all operations and activities of the company, and position it as the leader in plant and machinery maintenance. Improve quality of services rendered, increase revenue and profitability.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Plan, develop and implement strategy for operational management and development so as to meet agreed organizational performance plans within agreed budgets and timescales (covering relevant areas of operation – e.g. manufacturing, distribution, administration, whatever falls within remit according to organization’s structure)
Establish and maintain appropriate systems for measuring necessary aspects of operational management and development
Monitor, measure and report on operational issues, opportunities and development plans and achievements within agreed formats and timescales
Manage and develop direct reporting staff
Manage and control departmental expenditure within agreed budgets
Liaise with other functional/departmental managers so as to understand all necessary aspects and needs of operational development, and to ensure they are fully informed of operational objectives, purposes and achievements
Maintain awareness and knowledge of contemporary operational development theory and methods and provide suitable interpretation to directors, managers and staff within the organization
Contribute to the evaluation and development of operational strategy and performance in
Co-optation with the executive team
Ensure activities align with and integrates with organizational requirements for quality management, health and safety, legal stipulations, environmental policies and general duty of care.
Execute the responsibilities of a company director according to lawful and ethical standards.

Key performance indicators/Measures of success

Financial Perspective

Financial performance of the company
Cost incurred in comparison with budgeted costs

Customer Perspective

Customer satisfaction levels
Level of responsiveness to the customers’ needs
Percentage of jobs won/lost
Percentage of successful bids and pre qualifications for bids.
Client/Customer clarity on relevant knowledge areas

Internal processes Perspective

Adherence to ISO quality policies
Adherence to the group policies

Skills and Requirements

Customer Relationship Management
Research and Product Development
Sales and Marketing Skills
Computer Literacy
Strategic Thinking
Inter-Personal Skills
Problem Solving Ability
Business Negotiation
Managerial skills
Communication Skills
Leadership Skills

Experience and Qualification

B.Sc. /MSc. Engineering
An MBA will be an advantage
At least 15 years’ work experience in the Oil & Gas/ Energy sector with a minimum of 7 years’ in a managerial position
Possession of relevant professional certificates will be an advantage

Job Categories: Director & Chief Exective Officer Jobs and Engineering Jobs in Nigeria. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in Endless.

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