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Planner / Scheduler
Negotiable
14 August 2017

Our client, a leading Oil & Gas Operator are currently looking for an Application Release Planner, for a 12 month contract based in Calgary, starting in September.

This individual will be reporting to the Team lead, the Applications Release Planner is responsible for the planning and coordination of all phases and activities involved in the release of a system or new system features into the production environment. This includes release planning, scheduling, execution, risk management activities and change management processes.

Key Responsibilities

  • Track and monitor release progress and escalate issues to appropriate stakeholders
  • Identify necessary management structures for features releases and ensure all key stakeholders are informed and involved
  • Manage assigned internal and external resources within the scope of the project, provide a collaborative and performance driven environment
  • Continually identify, prioritize and mitigate release risks
  • Ensure that release and change deliverables are executed in accordance with IS methodologies and meets business requirements, where applicable
  • Effectively manage teams' time and allocate resources to ensure deliverables are completed
  • Forecast internal resource capacity by tracking the progress of releases across allocated area
  • Estimate project costs and manage allocations across allocated area, including related scope control
  • Complete regular reporting and change request processes, including scheduling, schedule tracking of planned vs actuals (time, resources and cost)

Skills Required:

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience as a contributor to the success of a range of projects or releases
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience applying project management processes, techniques and tools
  • Strong competency in Microsoft Office, Project, and Visio
  • Experienced in effectively interacting and communicating with business partners; can consolidate requirements and translate them into IS Deliverables
  • Experienced in managing multiple dependencies between changes; can recognize and manage risks and issues, can allocate tasks and monitor execution performance, and can effectively present and consolidate change status reports
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada

NICE to HAVE Qualifications:

  • College diploma or university degree in Business or Information Systems or equivalent
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)
  • ITIL Foundations
  • 2 years' experience working within IT in an oil and gas domain

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

IS Functional Analyst
£41 - £42 per hour
14 August 2017


IS Functional Analyst

Reporting to the Team Lead, Upstream and Downstream Applications, the primary role of the IS Functional Analyst is to liaise with relevant business and IS teams to gather and manage functional requirements. This role collaborates with Enterprise Architects, Solution Architects and related technical resources to analyze and validate business requirements. They possess a solid understanding of business specific processes and collaborate with relevant IS Service Delivery Specialists and Partner teams to develop Functional Requirements documents that will be used by to design and develop systems and features.

The contract will be one year in duration starting as soon as possible.

Core Responsibilities:
* Liaise with relevant business teams to gather functional requirements on behalf of the relevant Service Delivery Specialists for identified opportunities
* Utilize relevant business analysis techniques to perform solution analysis and design this could include but is not limited to:
- Requirements Management (requirements traceability, baselining, etc.)
- Enterprise Analysis (benchmark studies, feasibility analysis, SWOT, etc.)
- Requirements Analysis (process modeling, organization modeling, use cases, etc.)
- Solution Assessment and Validation (user acceptance testing, defect and issue reporting, etc.)
* Inform Service Delivery Specialists of potential continuous improvement opportunities
* Conduct Requirements Management using relevant tools such as; requirements traceability matrices, baselining, prototyping, focus groups, etc.
* Perform Enterprise Analysis using relevant tools such as; benchmark studies, feasibility analysis, integration effectiveness, SWOT, etc.
* Conduct Process Analysis using relevant tools such as; process modeling, reverse engineering, organization modeling, use cases, etc.
* Manage User Acceptance Testing Process

MUST HAVE Qualifications:
* ITIL Foundations
* Minimum of five years of direct experience of contributing to the success of a range of small-to-medium initiatives with escalating levels of complexity and business criticality within corporate environment
* Experience in facilitating change, including collaboration with management stakeholders
* Strong proficiency with Microsoft Visio and Office
* Experienced in effectively interacting and communicating with business users and business managers; ability to develop a strong understanding of the core business and the value of the projects/programs and can consolidate business requirements and translate them into IS deliverables
* Familiar with business engineering system concepts and principles as well as complex modelling techniques
* Knowledge or experience in dealing with complex shared data models
* General IS knowledge of applications and infrastructure
* Able to effectively evaluate risk and articulate using technical and business language; has in-depth knowledge of risk assessment model and analysis tools/processes and can describe the pros and cons of various risk management models
* Functional Requirements: has played an active/lead role in preparing these documents, is able to produce detail-level functional requirement documentation, is able to lead functional requirement walk-through and quality reviews, and has experience using automated tools for documenting and diagramming functional requirements.

NICE to HAVE Qualifications:
* College diploma or university degree in Business or Information Systems or equivalent
* Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
* Project Management Professional (PMP)
* 3 years of experience working within information technology in an Oil & Gas domain
* Value Management Experience: can identify the effectiveness & completeness of Business & Technology strategies and ensure alignment with applicable cross-organization strategies, experienced in assessing business benefits, costs, and risks on multiple types of projects, proven ability to support an environment where identifying project risks is positive, and capable of playing a key role in conducting value assessments using value management tools and job aids.

Additional Position Details:

The successful candidate will be collaborative, open minded and realistic They will be excellent negotiators with strong interpersonal skills who adapt easily to change.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Senior Analyst
£29 - £31 per hour
14 August 2017

Senior Analyst

* Sr. Analyst will assist the Specialist, Category Management in
building cost models through tracking and analyzing value and cost drivers;
* Sr. Analyst will provide analytics support for ongoing management for
key agreements under SRM
* supporting the Specialist, Category Management in their d
evelopment of sourcing strategies, including, but not limited to:
o developing RFX packages;
o compiling and evaluating proposals; and
o preparing award recommendations;
Required:
* University degree in Finance, Business, Economics or related field with 3 - 5 years of experience
* Strong analytical skills with advanced competency in MS Excel and economic modelling
Preferred:
* Experience with Oracle, SAP or MS Access
* Oil and Gas experience, midstream

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

RBA Auditor
Negotiable
09 August 2017

Our client who is a leading Oil and Gas company is looking for an RBA Auditor on a 6 month contract based in Fort McMurray.

The Turnaround RBA Auditor will analyze and audit vendor costs to improve cost transparency, accuracy, and relevance.

Key Accountabilities

  • Daily monitoring and auditing of vendor charges includes tracking, analyzing and processing vendor submitted charges.
  • Proactive investigation of causes of variances between estimated and actual amounts and recommend solutions or recovery plans.
  • Coordinating with various stakeholders to identify opportunities for improvement and provide guidance to stakeholder(s).
  • Provide support to the Turnaround Cost Analyst(s) and advise on any cost objects that that require prompt attention.
  • Maintain and support weekly reporting requirements including project cost reports and weekly KPI requirements.
  • Support project closeout including identifying areas for improvement, clean-up of outstanding items, communicating lessons learned, and preparation of closeout reports.
  • Shift Schedule: 40 hours per week pre and post execution. Up to 60 hours per week during execution (6x1 - 10 hours) which is August/September to November.


Experience and Education:

  • Two to Five years of experience in audit and/or time entry
  • Oil and gas industry experience is preferred
  • Business or technical degree or diploma
  • Project, accounting or cost designation preferred but not required


Skills and Knowledge:

  • Ability to work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders, manage conflict and decision making processes to optimize outcomes is key to success in this role
  • Ability to successfully work under tight deadlines
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint).
  • SAP experience preferred but not required
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Recruitment Consultant - Calgary (Oil & Gas / Engineering)
market related
03 August 2017


Recruitment Consultant - Calgary (Oil & Gas / Engineering / Technical)

Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Salary: On offer is an attractive base salary Commission scheme

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Petroplan Canada looking for an established "360 Recruiter" to join our business based in Calgary

Please be aware that for the position of Recruitment Consultant:

  • Applicants must currently be living in Calgary / surrounds
  • Sponsorship is not available so applicants must be eligible to work in Canada without sponsorship!



Recruitment Consultant Job Description

  • Building strong relationships with specific clients to ensure Petroplan is their recruitment partner of choice and the first point of contact when business needs arise.
  • Business Development - researching and approaching new prospect companies, approaching and developing professional relationships with them and converting them to sustainable clients
  • Building strong relationships with candidates to ensure Petroplan is their preferred specialist recruitment partner in helping them achieve their career objectives and realise their potential. This will include achieving weekly targets in terms of candidate calls, and liaising and supporting researchers in their challenge to build a quality candidate database
  • Generating gross profit through placements in accordance with targets agreed with your line manager, ensuring you run a profitable and efficient desk
  • Sourcing candidates and liaising with other RC colleagues to ensure that you put forward the best candidates for the relevant role



Recruitment Consultant Job Requirements:

Essential - if you do not fulfil these requirements, you will not be considered for the position:

  • Have 2-4 years "360 recruitment" experience within an agency
  • Proven track record in billing and business development
  • Agency background, proven experience in delivering on role and BD
  • Be able to demonstrate good experience in developing and maintaining client and candidate relationships, preferably with passive candidates
  • Be resilient, determined, proactive and keen to challenge


Desirable

  • Recruitment experience within Oil & Gas / Engineering / Technical
  • Degree



Benefits for the Recruitment Consultant role

  • International opportunities
  • Investment in you and your career
  • Early finishes
  • Regular casual dress
  • Working from home opportunities
  • Your suggestions are actually considered


Please send your CV to Lindsay Sher at [email protected] or calll 1 382 548 0613

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Petroplan Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Quantity Surveyor
£41 - £51 per hour
27 July 2017


JOB OVERVIEW


As Quantity Surveyor, you will have responsibility of delivery in terms of cost, budgets, preparation and submission of cost reports to management. You will be expected to complete monthly cost reports and maintain all schedules and spreadsheets relating to the reports, weekly reporting of expected/project revenue, letting, managing and certifying payments to Contractor and Sub-Contractors, Preparing schedules to assist buying department and assisting in the tender process, preparing Bills of Quantities and schedules from drawings and specifications.


The Quantity Surveyor must be experienced in both brownfield and Greenfield projects. Quantity Surveyor must understand importance of scope definition, execution on project cost and must be able to identify and present key cost drivers for a project.


KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES


Head office based

  • MTOs reviews with EPC Company and validate.
  • Maintain and validate Key Quantities throughout project and advise management of any changes in terms of cost.
  • Preparation of Schedules of Rates and Bills of Quantities
  • Take off & measurement of work/material quantities from sketches and drawings for estimators.
  • Development of tender packages
  • Development of contracting / procurement strategies
  • Vendor pre-qualifications / market testing
  • Tender evaluation
  • Pricing of changes
  • Approximate quantity models
  • Quantity audits


Site based

  • Progress measurement
  • Progress and performance audit
  • Review and approve new rates proposed by Contractor
  • Quantity aspects of claims and disputes
  • Audit and review of project cost plans
  • Project cost control
  • Project cost reporting
  • Cost risk analysis
  • Change control
  • Management of reimbursable contracts
  • Audit and review of contractual documentation
  • Claims preparation / dispute resolution
  • Contractor's monthly review


REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • University qualifications : B.Sc. in Quantity Surveying OR Equivalent
  • Other certifications: Professional designation from one or more of the following:
    1) Member of Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS)
    2) Member of Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (PQS)
  • 10 years related experience in oil and gas industry as a Senior Quantity Surveyor


Intermediate Quantity Surveyor

  • University qualifications : B.Sc. or Diploma in Quantity Surveying OR Equivalent
  • 5 years related experience in oil and gas industry as a Quantity Surveyor


Skills and Knowledge:

  • Ability to work with team members to produce quantity surveying deliverables in a timely manner.
  • Good interpersonal, analytical, organizational and communication skills are a must
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) are essential.
  • A self-starter, able to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to provide personal and technical mentorship to junior staff members & extended teams
  • Must be able to work on multiple projects at head office and site simultaneously
  • Excellent computer skills (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint)


WORKING CONDITIONS

  • The Quantity Surveyor will be assigned to work from Calgary offices
  • Be willing to travel to a site location as needed basis.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Candidate must be an energetic person who is self-starting, take initiatives, has a high degree of personal integrity, high standard business ethics, good communication acumen and fluent in English language.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Estimator-Project Resources
£41 - £59 per hour
26 July 2017
  • Ensure that the estimates produced adhere to the estimating standards and procedures as outlined by the PC Governance and those established in the Asset Development & Execution Model (ADEM) related to estimating.
  • Challenge project teams for alternatives to improve project performance, reduce project costs
  • Provide mentoring / guidance to other team members and extended teams.
  • The estimator will work closely with the other group members to ensure full cooperation between the all disciplines.
  • Must be willing to work alongside EPC estimators and extended estimating teams.
  • Support and participate in the development of a cohesive estimating team and support strong relationships with other groups such as the EP Contractor, Construction, internal groups, contract resources and other stakeholders related to the project
  • The Estimator will report to the Manager Estimating.
  • The estimator will assist the development of project estimates of all categories.
  • Be proficient in civil, structural, piping, equipment, electrical, I&C and EHT disciplines.
  • Understand all levels of estimates: Pre-Scoping, Scoping, stage 2 and FEED.
  • Work within the corporate and other business unit benchmarks, labour productivity factors and contractor indirect costs.
  • Must be able to work on estimates for new construction, sustaining projects and for field turnaround type projects.
  • Participate in all interactive estimate reviews related to the project estimates
  • Attend and Participate in all RISCOR/ADEM gate reviews as assigned.
  • Ensure accurate and timely estimates are delivered on the agreed upon dates.
  • Attend all corporate and insitu required training courses as deem necessary for the position
  • Be willing to travel to a site location (overnight) at least twice a month.



ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The position maybe located in the SEC Calgary office. The estimator should be aware of the AACE standards and their applications,
WORKING CONDITIONS
The estimator will be assigned to work from Calgary offices There will be a requirement to travel to a site location at least twice a month to view projects to be estimated.
Skills and Knowledge:
Functional knowledge in Aspen-tech (k-Base) and WinEst estimating programs will be an asset Ability to work with team members to produce estimating deliverables in a timely manner. Good interpersonal, analytical, organizational and communication skills are a must Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) are essential. A self starter, able to work with minimal supervision Ability to provide personal and technical mentorship to junior staff members & extended teams Must be able to work on multiple estimates simultaneously Excellent computer skills (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint)

Education and Experience:
Technical diploma or University degree 5 years related experience or appropriate combination of education and experience in preparing cost estimates for Mega project

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

 

Senior OCM Specialist
£63 - £66 per hour
24 July 2017

Senior OCM Specialist - Various Multi-Year Transformational Programs

  • As North America's largest energy infrastructure company, our client is transforming for continued long-term success as an efficient, effective and competitive company ready to meet the challenges of an evolving energy industry. The "architect" of this transformation within our company is our Results Delivery Office led by our Chief Transformation Officer. The Results Delivery Office is a central group responsible for supporting, coaching and governing multiple (10 ) multi-year, functional and cross-functional initiatives across the enterprise.

Additional Details:

  • These are multi-year initiatives, contracts anticipated to be 12-month renewable
  • As the intent is to identify candidates for capability and fit across different areas and programs, commencement dates will differ and we do anticipate a staggered need for start dates throughout the remainder of 2017
  • Senior Change Specialists will report directly into the specific transformational initiative they will support, coordinating closely with the Results Delivery Office change management team to ensure consistent quality and approach of change support across all initiatives.
  • Location is dependent upon the specific initiative however resources are required in Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto, Chatham, Houston
  • Preliminary interviews will be with the Results Delivery Office change management team and subsequently the specific initiative(s)

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Senior change expert for the assigned initiative
  • Lead the development and implementation of transformational change approaches, strategies and plans for the transformation initiative including but not limited to:
  • Identify risks associated with people side of change - develop plans to mitigate and/or address risks as required
  • Participate in the community of change practitioners at
  • Align to Results Delivery Office program requirements including coordination with other transformational initiatives and communication and capability activities supporting the overall transformation program
  • Follow the change methodology (founded in Prosci)
  • Change impact assessments
  • Stakeholder assessment and engagement plans
  • Organizational readiness monitoring and measuring
  • Sponsor assessment and engagement (and coaching as required)
  • Communication and training plans
  • Sustainment plans

Key Skills Required:

  • 5-7 years of broad business experience including change leadership roles on large transformational projects (designing and leading change management plans)
  • Deep knowledge, understanding and experience in organizational change management principles and methodologies
  • Ability to think and act strategically while operating with sufficient granularity to gain an in depth understanding of the activity and issues
  • Ability to deliver tactical components of the change plans (communications, etc.)
  • Able to work effectively at all levels in an organization; has adept relationship management and credibility building skills
  • Organized to deal with multiple competing projects and demands
  • Exceptional and concise communication skills - both written and verbal - for all audiences and across a variety of communication vehicles
  • Project Management knowledge and experience
  • Innovative and creative
  • Ability to work independently however also with ability to work with (and leverage) internal change networks and program-level community

Education:

  • Post secondary degree in Business, Psychology, or Communications preferred
  • Prosci certified
  • PMP or adult education certifications

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

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