If you have world-class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future-focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector.
We love people who know their own potential and are not afraid to use it. We know that together, we’re far more than the sum of our parts. So, we celebrate people who want to grow and develop as we work together on some of the largest projects on the energy world stage.
Our purpose and beliefs:
As Kent, we’re tackling the greatest challenge of our time - to bring our world the energy it needs in the most responsible way ever imagined.
It’s the energy of every member of our team driven by our beliefs that is making this happen. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. These beliefs define and direct us every day to be the very best - for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet:
We PLAY BIG We thrive on EMOTIONAL AGILITY We are FANATICAL ABOUT PERFORMANCE We are built on INFINITE THINKING
Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging:
We recognize that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging.
Our combined energy is fueled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.
About the job:
Kent is seeking a Project Manager to support our team’s projects with a focus on our client’s transition to low carbon energy resources and decarbonization opportunities as well as developing relationships with new low carbon energy clients.
Be a champion for Health, Safety, Sustainability and Environment
Lead role as proposal manager in coordinating development of proposals, inclusive of evaluating scope, cost, and schedule as part of a project execution strategy and bid that meets/exceeds the Owners objectives.
Manage and comply with complex master and professional service agreements and contracts with Owner and Legal Department
Meet key project indicators developed as part of the execution of a project
As owner of the change management process, ensure that changes from initial project objectives and scope of work are properly and timely identified, clarified, documented and formally communicated to the Client.
Be accountable for scope, cost, schedule, quality, safety, and procurement on EPC / EPCM projects which you are managing
Develop bi-weekly and monthly management reports for Client and Kent Executive Leadership
Provide guidance on design processes and/or construction methods
Participate in review and improvement of company’s project management best practices
Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
Perform risk management to minimize project risks
Your knowledge/skills, education, and experience:
Prior direct experience in managing carbon capture, decarbonization projects is a plus.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Environmental Science, Environmental Planning, Natural Resources or other related technical degree from a four-year college or university
Minimum 10 years direct work experience in a project management capacity
In depth understanding of the Oil & Gas industry
Understanding of the engineering and construction industry by way of experience in past employment with EPC companies or clients
Self-starter with hands-on approach and out-of-the-box thinking in development of project execution strategies that win projects
Experience and proficient in stage gate process
Strong leadership skills that promote collaborative culture and provides guidance to the project team.
Proficient skills in the Microsoft Office Suite; Word, Excel and PowerPoint required
Proficient skills in reading and understanding cost report trends and forecasting and working with project engineering to bring project team to meet budgets
Proficient skills in understanding the links in a critical path schedule to analyze and forecast outcomes and develop recovery plans as required
Strong team player with exceptional communication and organization skills; focal point of all owner communication
Strong written, verbal and presentation communication skills