Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Project Management
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: BRISTOL, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Role Summary:

The Project Manager is a key role for the management of single and or multiple Projects. The single point of contact to the customer with responsibility for delivering a mix of subsea products. Working in the UK with requirement for international travel as required.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Establishing and leading a team to deliver Subsea Service projects to our customers, both external and internal. Depending on the needs of the project, the scope of work will include design, development, prototyping, qualification, manufacturing, customer acceptance, delivery and in-service support of oil and gas intervention systems and Brownfield solutions.
  • Managing scope through change management for both cost expenditure and schedule to agreed budget.
  • Working with internal customers and sponsors to ensure scope and requirements are defined, agreed, budgeted and resourced.
  • Working within a matrix organisation to identify, obtain and manage required human resource to execute the projects efficiently and effectively. Building and managing multi-disciplinary teams across multiple locations, including international teams.
  • Ensuring on-time and on-budget execution of projects, meeting or improving on quarterly and annual budget and schedule targets.
  • Maintaining and controlling Risk and Opportunity Management to ensure that risks are mitigated and opportunities for cost savings and schedule improvement are identified and achieved.
  • Ensuring the EHS, and Quality, and Integrity culture and processes are firmly established and used.
  • Protecting margin and quarterly and annual cash-flow budgets through close management of costs (material and labour), securing variation opportunities and avoiding LDs.
  • A strong financial control and reporting rhythm must be established and maintained.
  • Developing, implementing and managing reporting systems for schedule, progress, risk and cost which satisfy both internal and external requirements.
  • Working with matrix functions to develop plans and estimates for scope changes and new-product budget requests. Presenting proposals to customers, sponsors and functional managers to obtain approval of scope, funding and resource.
  • Using Lessons Learned to drive continuous improvement throughout the project.
  • Ensuring projects are closed out efficiently.
  • The role must interface with the Customers, Suppliers, Functional Teams, Senior Manager Sponsors, Project teams, Product team and BMO group as required.


  • Experienced manager with a strong career history of working as a leader in a project team environment.
  • Willingness and ability to travel.
  • Experienced Project Manager from an Industrial sector.
  • Preference for PMI certified or similar.
  • Strong leadership skills with proven ability to deliver within a matrix organisation.
  • Proven ability to lead multidisciplinary teams.
  • Demonstrates high standards of ethics and values following company compliance and integrity programs.
  • Communication both within Baker Hughes and with customers will be critical to success. Excellent presentation and written skills are required, to enable clear and concise delivery of information to senior staff, customers and contractors.
  • Demonstrates a readiness to make decisions, take the initiative and originate action, but knows when to either delegate up or down.
  • Demonstrates good team working abilities.
  • Should be able to arrange and manage events which involve various teams, including staff reporting directly.
  • Provide leadership and manage interfaces as required to deliver objectives.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Knowledge of subsea equipment
  • Experience in Installation / commissioning


Bristol, UK

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