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BBBH39733
Negotiable
Muscat

Petroplan are recruiting for a Petroleum Engineer, to join an Operator in Oman on a contract basis.

Contract duration: 3 - 6 months
Day-rate: likely to be in the region of $900 - $1000 USD Per day (plus accommodation/travel all paid)
Start date: ASAP (ideally candidate will already be in the GCC region)

What we are looking for:

  • A Petroleum / Reservoir / Production engineer with production/well test experience to design a test program, and then be responsible for its implementation and evaluation.
  • Heavy Oil experience preferable.
  • Candidates with both operational and theoretical experience of production/well testing of heavy oil highly desirable.


If you or somebody you know is interested, please apply via the link and relevant candidates will be contacted for further discussions.

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.


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Role: Field Process Optimisation Engineer

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Type: Initial 12 month contract - Rotational 29/27

Objectives:

  • Provide operation and process engineering support to operate, monitor and troubleshoot the process to ensure operation is within operating envelopes, optimized and minimize the oil deferment.

  • Provide the facilities input to well management team in daily production reviews in order to identify and implement opportunities to further optimize the production system.

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Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

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  • Manage the interface and relationship between all stakeholders.
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  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation.
  • Adhere to the Project Management stage gate process.
  • Identify and report project issues and project risks to the relevant individuals and stakeholders.
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  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

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About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

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Work Experience

  • Minimum 8 years' experience in a Finance role
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Key Competencies

  • Building and Supporting Teams
  • Driving Continuous change - Innovation
  • Effective Communication
  • Financial reporting
  • Budget management
  • Financial forecasting

Education / Business Degree
A Degree in Finance, Accounting & Business Administration

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

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Operational Delivery

  • Ensure that outputs from the white board meetings are actioned, including space, resource and equipment planning. Outstanding issues from the boards are escalated to the relevant management level
  • Inform the warehouse of the delivery of goods in time, send copies of the packing list and/or PO and prepare the handling teams
  • Oversee the receipt of materials into the warehouse, ensuring that items delivered to the warehouse are receipted against a PO or MRO
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  • Educate colleagues on the Returns Process and the importance of only being able to receipt returned materials against an MRO
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  • Work closely with Finance in regards to the payment of customs fees
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Education / Business
Degree Educated to degree level in Supply Chain (Logistics), Economics or related fields

Work Experience
Minimum 5 years' relevant experience in the field of logistics Knowledge of Oman regulation laws for disposal, importation and all logistics fields.

Nationals only can apply

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

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Negotiable
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The Head of Sales will be an integral part of the Executive team with joint responsibility for creating a high performing Sales function by developing the strategies and actions plans to drive sales performance, exceed sales targets and ensure business profitability.

As a Head of Sales, your responsibilities will be:

Strategic & Operational Delivery:

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  • Identify beneficial business opportunities and prepare requests for proposals to increase our clients portfolio
  • Prepare forecasts and sales KPIs reporting for the Executive Management and the Group Sales Department
  • Drive & monitor the sales pipeline and provide visibility during Management Committee and Business Reviews
  • Ensure Successful launch of new products and development of competitive pricing models
  • Understand our products and effectively communicate the value propositions to customers
  • Build a long-lasting relationship with our Oman customers while partnering with them to better understand their business needs and objectives
  • Identify potential new customers and develop strategies to on-board them as Oman customers
  • Develop high quality partnership relationships with customers and potential customers by establishing excellent customer service standards and ensuring successful delivery.

Contract Management

  • Lead the negotiation of key sales transactions along with the MD, Legal and the Group Sales representatives
  • Communicating and presenting information to stakeholders regarding contracts
  • Monitoring contracts and moving forward with close-out, extension or renewal of contracts

People Development

  • Oversee the development and performance of the Sales Account Managers against key performance indicators
  • Cascade the Sustainability Key Performance Indicators of the Sales function to drive the departmental performance
  • Contribute to the identification of High potentials and potential successors of the Sales team and work with HR to put in place development actions

To succeed in the role, you will be/will have:

  • A Degree in Business or relevant similar fields.
  • Experience in managing the sales function in the industries such as Telecoms, Oil & Gas, Power & others.
  • Minimum of 10 years' experience in Sales Management with at least 5 years in a Senior Leadership position.
  • Strong experience in Sales & Marketing with an extensive knowledge of sales principles & practices.
  • Experience in supervising sales teams is essential.
  • Experience in leading sales negotiation which led to high revenue increase.



About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.