Senior Specialist - Refining Operations
JOB PURPOSE :
Review and analyse various operations and development activities related to the Refining business in the assigned Business Line Group Companies (BLGC) i.
e. Refining and future refining ventures ensuring excellence in People, Performance, Profitability and Efficiency.
Deliver required support in the evaluation of new investments; participate in the JV negotiations, oversee and support the development of JV commercial terms, Corporate, Commercial and Technology Agreements, sales strategies, long term disposal arrangements and marketing of products in order to ensure that the various companies in the Petrochemicals business are run efficiently and in line with the vision, mission and strategic objectives of the Group.
Review, analyse and monitor the progress of the Refining Group Companies’ performance against the set KPI’s and addresses any performance objective or material variances ensuring compliance of ADNOC’s Refining Company Performance Contract.
Ensure ADNOC COPs / Company Controlled Procedures / Local Laws and DOA are adhered.
Review annual budget & business plans and submissions; and suggest optimization options enabling ROD manager to challenge BLGC for effective fiscal discipline and ensuring adherence with ADNOC’s mandates.
Provide necessary information to ROD Manager by reviewing the documents and monitoring of the action items for discussions of shareholder board / committee.
Carry out review of ADNOC refining companies’ annual and five-year business plans related to HSE, Marketing, Production / Operations, Reliability, availability, plants utilization, manpower and finance with emphasis on flaring, emissions, energy savings, maximizing plant utilization and optimizing maintenance costs to ensure alignment with corporate business plans.
Ensure that the Assets utilization is maximized in-line with demand and prices.
Reviews planned turnaround schedule for optimization across stakeholders and monitors actual progress.
Deliver required support in evaluating proposals for plant modification or improvements and comments on workability for implementation including review of budget, work plan and ensuring risk assessments are conducted.
Follow-up the modification project to ensure its appropriate implementation.
Carry out monitoring of the implementation of procurement and commercial services for all Refining Group Companies supporting a cost-effective, centralised procurement and contracting functions in line with corporate Procurement policies.
Support in development of Marketing Strategies for products from existing & new Projects. Give input to ROD Manager in providing guidance to ensure cost optimization by reviewing commercial contracting strategies.
QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS :
Bachelor Degree in Chemical / Mechanical / Petroleum Engineering or equivalent.
Minimum Experience & Knowledge & Skills
10 years of relevant experience with in Refining, Petrochemical or Gas Processing plant operations.
High level of relevant technical knowledge and application.