Project Director

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Seaway 7, the Renewables & Heavy Lifting business unit within Subsea 7, is seeking to hire a Project Director.

Seaway 7 provides project management, engineering, fabrication, heavy lifting, cable installation and decommissioning services for offshore energy infrastructure developments. Seaway 7 delivers these in a comprehensive array of contractual structures including EPCI (Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Installation), T&I (Transportation & Installation), BoP (balance of plant) and integrated services to our clients in the renewables and oil & gas industries.

Seaway 7 is comprised of two companies:
• Seaway Heavy Lifting (SHL) which manages and performs the transportation and heavy lifting of offshore structures.
• Seaway Offshore Cables (SOC) which manages and performs submarine cable installation, trenching activities and related IMR services.


Starting the Project
- Reviews thoroughly the Contract and Project Brief
- Assesses the effects in line with the Project Manager Mandate and focuses on: Benefits, Risks, Scope, Quality, Time and Money
- Ensures that all parties in- and externally are informed and expectations are set

Preparing Project Execution
- Creates a Project Management and Execution Plan

Executing the Project
- Manages Project Execution and monitors progress
- Reports findings

Closing the Project
- Arranges full and final settlement
- Manages all relevant Close-out meetings and lessons learned sessions

Content Expert
- Acts as advisor for MT COM on corporate level

- Contributes to future development of SHL
- Contributes actively to development of project management and the organization as a whole. Actively coaches Project Managers and Project Engineers

Know-How, Expertise and Experience

- BSc / BA in Technical Sciences, Engineering, Commercial or Business Administration

General skills
- Communication & Presentation Skills
- People Management Skills
- Excellent command of English
- Advanced user Microsoft Office

Functional skills
- Project Management Skills (PRINCE, IPMA or comparable)

- 15+ years’ overall working experience
- 10+ years’ experience within offshore industry
- 5-7 years’ experience as senior project manager

Educational requirement Discipline
Bachelor Project Management
Hours per week Salary
40 Negotiable
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Rob Olijslager

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