Wood Group UK is looking for an Operations Manager


Position: Operations Manager

  • Delivery management of Wood’s specialist engineering services contracts in Azerbaijan
  • Budgetary responsibility for engineering activities
  • Responsible for local resourcing
  • Responsible for regional business development
  • Negotiate existing and new engineering contracts
  • Develop in-country skills and capabilities
  • Manage in-country stakeholders (Client/Wood/Other 3rd parties) and interface internally with wider Wood
  • Build strong working relationships across all stakeholders within client organisation
  • Ensure that company policies, procedures and controls are adhered to at all times.

Knowledge, Experience, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics

  • Chartered Engineer with Masters degree in Engineering or similar relevant discipline (or appropriate experience in lieu of degree)
  • Certified Project Manager with relevant industry recognised qualification (e.g. APM, PMP)
  • Good communicator both written, verbal and technical.
  • Good client or support contractor relationship skills.
  • Minimum 10 years of specific experience related to the job description.
  • Engineering Degree with 10+ years of practical experience in oil and gas sector.
  • Provide leadership, co-ordination or guidance to others.
  • Experienced in the implementation of industry best practices and Company’s systems, processes and standards
  • Proven ability to apply sound judgment and analytical skills due to the complex and diversified nature of the position

Qualifications (Desired)

  • Offshore medical, BOSIET and MIST certification.

Contact e-mail: [email protected]