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Aberdeen - Westhill

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We are Subsea 7, a global leader in the delivery of offshore projects and services for the evolving energy industry.

The same old thinking won’t meet our future energy needs. We’ll give you the freedom to challenge, think differently and innovate in everything you do.

Whether that’s exploring emerging technologies, developing smarter processes, or fostering new partnerships, if you’re ready to take on the challenge, you’ll be supported by like-minded experts in our field.

We want you to feel empowered to bring your real self to work, in a culture that celebrates and values diversity. Onshore or offshore, you’ll be in an environment where your wellbeing is supported, surrounded by people who respect your goals – so you can be the very best you can be.

We are proactively participating in renewables and emerging energy offshore today - delivering lower-carbon oil & gas now and advancing solutions for the future. The energy transition is going to be an incredible journey, and we’re looking for talent with the drive and passion to make it possible.

Subsea 7 UK GIRM Project & Operations require to add to the existing Project Management pool to support the exciting portfolio of upcoming projects within oil & gas and emerging energy transition opportunities.  We are looking for applicants already working in a PM or Senior PM capacity with EPCI project experience to lead these new projects through win and execute.  These roles are on a permanent, staff basis.


  • Primary project focal point for Subsea 7 and Client engagement, accountable for successful project delivery in terms of cost, safety, quality and schedule performance
  • Ensure that project execution is compliant with the contract (Client/Subsea 7), specifications and client requirements
  • Liaise with the support functions to select, build, lead and develop a high performing project team
  • Demonstrates strong leadership to create a positive culture on projects, monitoring and driving HSEQ performance
  • Ensure the project team is cost aware, focussed on Predictable Performance and preventing Cost of Loss through effective Risk and Opportunity Management
  • Ensure the project schedule is robust and closely managed to meet key dates, coordinating resources, assets, supply chain and inter-project interfaces
  • Ensure compliance with PM7 and BMS processes and procedures
  • Support tenders and pursuits to assist in winning new work
  • Oversee subcontracts adhering to SCM process to obtain cost / risk effective service
  • Authorise issuance of purchase orders, variation orders, invoices, subcontractor POs, change orders and payments
  • Ensure that Management of Change processes are applied effectively on the project
  • Provide mentoring and coaching to project team members, providing feedback on performance project members and assisting in their personal/ career development
  • Provide project reporting to internal and client management
  • Implement effective stakeholder engagement to ensure effective working relationships which contribute to project success
  • Actively support project and business improvement initiatives


  • Extensive experience in a Project Management role at either Project Manager or Senior Project Manager level, preferably with a range of subsea project experience and team sizes.
  • Candidates should have experience in the Offshore Energy Industry 
  • Degree or equivalent in an engineering, other technical or commercial discipline.
  • Strong commercial background with the ability to report internally and to work effectively with clients

Continuing Professional Development:

  • It is desirable that candidate show a willingness to pursue professional project management training and qualifications 


  • Good inter-personal, communication, organisational and leadership skills

Specific Job Related Requirements

Location: This position is based at Aberdeen Westhill.  There may also be opportunities for overseas secondments.

Travel Requirements: The successful candidate will be expected to travel for client and supplier meetings, as well as vessel and site visits.

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