Job Title : Trading Solutions IT Project Manager
Reference Code : OG-7002478
Trading Solutions Team INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY
Primary purpose of job
As part of the team in charge of the IT solutions / applications specific to QatarEnergy Trading business :
Lead and manage medium to large IT projects to implement new or transform existing QatarEnergy Trading solutions with a delineated scope of work to be executed within a finite time frame.
Ensure that project related implementation / transformation are performed in accordance with business needs and compliance with ICT exigencies (Governance and Security).
Handle assigned projects as per their charter-defined responsibilities over all components and phases, including required procurement activities.
Entertain close relations with QatarEnergy Trading stakeholders to understand their key needs and priorities.
Identify and evaluate the possible solutions (new applications, enhancements, capacity, etc.) then facilitate and document related solution selection and decision
Apply security measures by following security procedures and standards to ensure secure environment; manage and address vulnerabilities and threats on project related systems.
Follow the established procedures / processes and utilize best practices to provide effective control and mitigation of risk to concerned project or solution.
Initiate and coordinate procurement and contract arrangements throughout the overall lifecycle for purchase, implementation, maintenance, upgrade, and support and associated services of Trading software.
Manage performance of related external vendors / partners, control associated resources and budget.
Experience & Skills
Minimum 9 years of progressive and directly related experience with IT Project Management and with Trading solutions
Demonstrated understanding of Oil& Gas sector and deep knowledge of Trading business and related technologies solutions (C / E-TRM, Fleet Management, Trading Platform, Trading Market Analytics, etc.)
Experience in managing / executing various high value projects for Trading solutions implementation (including resource leadership, contracts management)
Strong experience in establishing and managing related contracts and agreements
Familiar with IT standards & best practices, architecture, integration, methods
Exceptional analytical and conceptual thinking skills
Ability to influence and work closely with stakeholders to determine acceptable solutions
Strong problem solving and decision-making skills
High proficiency with workplace applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Experience creating detailed reports and giving presentations
Demonstrated ability to effectively work and communicate with a multi-cultural / national workforce
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences / Petroleum & Energy, MBA or equivalent
International certifications in Project Management (PMP or equivalent) preferred and IT Service Management (ITIL or equivalent) recommended