SOCAR Petrofac is looking for a Cost Efficiency and LEAN Programs Consultant


Position title:  Cost Efficiency and LEAN Programs Consultant

Key Accountabilities:

The jobholder activities and key accountabilities covers cost optimization and continuous improvement process thought LEAN methodologies and perform or ensure the completion of the following scope:

  • Diagnostic of area of improvement on both axis: CE and LEAN
  • Review and implementation of ongoing initiative as define during TE mission
  • CMS processes mapping for identification of area of progress and prioritization
  • Streamline reporting and put process under control
  • For each main Directorate (EPS, OPS, Fin, JV DEV, HR, PSC and HSEQ) define: roadmap, deliverables, streamline and optimize main processes, commitment, KPIs, dashboard, meeting efficiency, reporting.
  • Contribute to the cultural change and communication effort to deploy a strong performance culture within the organization and sustainably reduce the costs.
  • Boost existing idea generation efforts through a bottom-up approach, formalize ideas into detailed and rigor tested action plans to deliver tangible savings rapidly.
  • Work with CE& Lean manager in identifying areas for process improvement projects, establishing objectives for each project, and selecting cross functional team members and leaders
  • Contribute to the improvement of current action plan for tracking, analysing and reporting return on investment of programs that have undergone process improvement initiatives.
  • Contribute to the improvement of current comprehensive report, which delineates the status and outcomes of each project, including, but not limited to, efficiencies gained, increased customer satisfaction and/or reduced costs or savings realized.


  • University or Diploma/Certificate level degree in international background with focus on business management

Essential Experience and Job Requirements:

  • 15+ years of experience preferably in the Oil and Gas industry with international exposure.
  • Ability to work on projects in a complex and multicultural environment.
  • Expertise in Quality and Performance including experience as a leadership role in performance.
  • Prior LEAN and Project Management experience and/or process improvement.
  • Solid analytical and problem solving/resolution skills with emphasis on “root cause” analysis.
  • Ability to work in a transverse environment and competencies to build good relationship.
  • Personable, confident, positive and credible
  • Strong communication and listening skills
  • Fluent in English language.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position title “Cost Efficiency and LEAN Programs Consultant”  in the subject line of your email.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.