Project Manager Riser Development Program

Education level

Master / WO




Project management

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The Project Manager will join Airborne Oil & Gas, a leading manufacturer of Thermoplastic Composite Pipe for the offshore Oil & Gas Industry and will be based in IJmuiden, the Netherlands. The Project Manager is responsible for the successful delivery of projects, in time, in budget and to the client’s satisfaction. The Project Manager is responsible for all matters pertaining to the project, the execution of that project in accordance with the contract, the project's HSE, quality, schedule and financial goals. You will have responsibility for the financial and technical success of the project, all deliverables produced and is accountable to the internal or external client for the project team's performance. The project manager reports directly to the Head of Projects.

For this particular position, the Project Manager will be initially assigned to AOG’s riser development program and will act as the Project Manager for the material qualification, manufacturing development and pilot production. In this position the Project Manager will have to work closely with the Product Development Manager as well as the respective Vice President responsible for development of this new line of business. The riser development program consists multiple projects and technological step-ups and covers multiple years. The Project Manager reports to the Head of Projects.

Key Result Areas:
Delivery – in time, in budget and to the contract’s requirements
Leadership – used to taking the lead and focus on objectives and results in multidisciplinary teams
Communication - excellent communication and networking skills to interact with clients, subcontractors, IVB’s, the project team, senior management and other project stakeholders.
Project Management – familiar with: contracts management, scope of work, project controls, project execution, procurement, risk management, financial management and the establishment and communication
Single point responsibility – overseeing; safety, budget, schedule, quality and technical integrity of the entire project scope.

Minimum of 5 years' experience as a (Engineering) Project Manager or Project Engineer in a complex technical environment
Knowledge and understanding of technologies used in subsea and offshore engineering is a strict requirement, experience in riser/flowline design and installation is considered a benefit
Good project management skills using leading methodologies and processes
Experienced in reviewing contractual documentation
A team player who is focused on getting results and who has strong analytical skills
Good command of the English language and preferably other languages
Excellent communication and networking skills to interact with peers, senior management, project managemet etc.

Competences and attributes
Strong communicatorImmune to stress
Demonstrate ownership and focus on delivery
Commercially focused to find pragmatic solutions
Strong analytical skills combined with a holistic mind-set
Strong technical background and ability to interact on complex technical levels
Sets clear priorities and focuses time and energy on important priorities
Consistently demonstrates a smart business mind and the intellectual curiosity about new and better ways at Airborne Oil & Gas
Be able to work in a very fast-paced environment (no 9 - 5 environment)
Educational qualifications
Technical university degree (MSc).

Personal skills
Commitment to Airborne Oil & Gas policies towards safety, integrity and business ethics.
Ability to positively and effectively communicate with client, stakeholders and project team members.
Willingness to travel frequently (e.g. Brazil)

Our offer
We offer you a role within a dynamic, growing and innovative company. You will work in a pleasant, open and challenging work place with enthusiastic colleagues. Salary indication will be based on your relevant knowledge and work experience.

  • Airborne Oil & Gas has its own pension scheme
  • We offer 32 holidays based on fulltime working week 
  • You will be stationed at our office in IJmuiden

About the company
Airborne Oil & Gas (AOG) is a young and dynamic company that designs and manufactures high-end Thermoplastic Composite Pipe (TCP) for the oil and gas industry. The head office is near Amsterdam in The Netherlands, with offices in Houston and Kuala Lumpur. The company is constantly developing. We are a young multinational, operating world-wide, currently employing 17 nationalities. TCP is a revolutionary product that enables Airborne Oil & Gas to become an important supplier to the oil and gas industry. The application of TCP allows for change of the current ways of working and enables more cost efficient project execution. The atmosphere at AOG is enterprising, pioneering and collegial, together we are building a unique product.

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