Oil Jobs – Cost & Planning Engineer – Uganda National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)

Job Title:     Cost
& Planning Engineer
Organization: Uganda
National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Project
Controls Manager
About US:
The Uganda National
Oil Company Limited (UNOC) was established under Section 42 of the Petroleum
(Exploration, Development and Production) Act 2013 and incorporated under the
Company’s Act 2012. It is a limited liability company wholly owned by the
Government of Uganda. The overall function of UNOC is; “To handle the State’s
Commercial interests in the Oil and Gas industry.”
Job Summary:  The Cost & Planning Engineer will mainly
implement cost control, planning and scheduling activities across UNOC’s entire
project portfolio
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Develop, monitor, analyse and report on schedule related aspects of
    UNOC’s Projects.
  • Interface with and obtain detailed input from Project personnel for
    the development of the Project planning and scheduling documents.
  • Monitor schedule deviations and, with the appropriate project
    personnel, develop and recommend corrective action.
  • Develop and implement requirements for cost recording, reporting,
    and analysis of standards, programs, cost reports and associated project
  • Ensure regular update of project documentation to ensure compliance
    with the scope of work and reflect planning milestones and cost deliverables.
  • Assist in the establishment and maintenance of the project cost
    reporting systems and procedures.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of planning &
    scheduling techniques & methods.
  • Develop and deliver appropriately detailed robust cost reports for
    the Projects.
  • Working closely with the Project Controls Manager and Cost &
    Engineering Specialist to ensure cost and schedule integration.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Uganda National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)
    Cost & Planning Engineer job placement must hold an Honours Bachelor’s
    Degree in either Engineering, Construction Management, Project Management,
    Finance, Quantity Surveying or any relevant discipline.
  • Master’s Degree in either Engineering, Finance, Project Management
    or any relevant discipline is an added advantage.
  • Three years of relevant working experience in Project Controls
    activities is an added advantage.
  • Knowledge of Engineering and Construction techniques and their costs
    impacts is an added advantage.
  • Competencies in the use of Microsoft Projects and Primavera is an
    added advantage.
  • A self-starter with strong technical, interpersonal, communication,
    organizational skills; and high personal integrity.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to work as part of a team.
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to send a completed and
signed applications form, download
, together with certified copies of academic certificates addressed
and submitted in TRIPLICATE to the address below. The applications should be
delivered through registered mail and courier will also be received. Applications
must include a cover letter, application form and supporting documents.
Address to:
Chief Executive
Uganda National Oil
Company Ltd,
Plot 15, Yusuf Lule
P.O. Box 36316,
Kampala, Uganda.
Deadline: 12th July 2019 by 5:00pm
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