Company: QatarEnergy
Skills: Project Management
Experience: 9 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Qatar


Department
INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY

Title
Trading Solutions Project Manager

Primary Purpose of Job
As part of the team in charge of the IT solutions/applications specific to QP Trading (QPT) business: • Lead and manage medium to large IT projects to implement new or transform existing QPT 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 QPT 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.

Education
• 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

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