Project Manger at Nestoil Limited – Nigeria

March 20, 2024

Job Description

Nestoil is Nigeria’s largest indigenous Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning (EPCC) Company in the Oil and Gas sector and has been a significant contributor to local content in the industry since inception about 30 years ago. With about 2,000 direct employees, Nestoil continues to redefine industry standards in Pipeline Construction, Repairs and Maintenance with associated facilities for Dredging, River Crossing and Shoreline Protection.

Job Description

  • We’re on an evolutionary journey where we’re changing our story. We are looking to hire an experienced Project Manager to join our diverse team in our Company.
  • In this role, you will work closely with our Strategic Business Units (SBUs) and departments across the Group.
  • As a Project Manager, you’ll be the driving force behind various initiatives, ensuring projects are completed on time, within budget, and to the highest standards.

Responsibilities
As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Defining project scope, objectives, and timelines, creating detailed project plans using relevant methodologies (e.g., Agile, Waterfall).
  • Allocating resources (human, financial, material) effectively, ensuring efficient utilization and timely completion of tasks.
  • Motivating and leading project teams, fostering collaboration, resolving conflicts, and effectively communicating project updates and expectations.
  • Identifying and assessing potential risks, developing mitigation strategies, and monitoring potential threats throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Tracking project expenses, identifying and addressing budget variances, and ensure adherence to financial constraints.
  • Maintaining regular communication with all stakeholders, keeping them informed of progress, addressing concerns, and managing expectations.
  • Implementing quality control measures, ensure deliverables meet project requirements and client specifications, and drive continuous improvement throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Tracking project progress against the plan, identifying and addressing deviations, and providing regular reports to stakeholders.

Requirements
What are we looking for?

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Project Management, Business Administration, or a related field. (master’s degree a plus).
  • Candidate must possess a minimum of 5-8 years of experience in project management or a related field, with proven success in leading and delivering projects on time, within budget, and to scope.
  • Experience using project management methodologies and tools (e.g., Agile, Waterfall, MS Project).
  • Strong understanding of project management principles, including risk management, resource allocation, and stakeholder management.