Company: Aldelia Ltd
Skills: Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria

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.

Authorized to work in: Nigeria

Asset Manager - Power Plant 

Reports to the Chief Operating Officer

Job Summary

Responsible for the management of the commercial and operational assets regarding issues of the Business Generation Centre (BGC). This includes the financial and operational management of the designated units within the BGC and continuous evaluation of improved economics.

Supervises and coordinates all operating activities and generation output relating to the designated unit asset.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Ensure that all regulatory requirements are adhered to and that the assigned unit assets are operated in a safe, reliable, and economically optimal manner
Coordinate internal and external communications with all entities associated with the BGC
Oversee the preparation and presentation of asset budgets, proformas, and assists with long-term maintenance schedules for all assigned unit assets
Work with the shift-in-charge to ensure the assigned unit assets are operating safely, in regulatory compliance, reliably, and efficiently
Manage the development of short, mid and long term comprehensive Business Plans for each assigned unit asset
Develop strategies to ensure operations in accordance with business plans. Strategies and implement within the assigned unit assets. The decisions include instructing the shift-in-charge to shut down, operate unit assets, and vary the generation output to achieve desired energy optimum schedules for best overall financial management
Develop or oversee the development of financial models of the assigned BGC and keep models current as each project situation changes
Provide input in the management, negotiation and administration of unit asset agreements-i.e. gas supply, gas transportation, PPAs, Bilateral sales
Prepare monthly and annual reports describing financial and operational status for assigned BGC
Administer the Operations and Maintenance needs to best optimize the asset and coordinate with plant engineering to run the designated units efficiently
Supervise the utilization of plant resources to minimize unit operations and employee/ plant safety
Ensure compliance with the MIS reporting requirements of the units
Resource planning for manpower, materials and annual contracts

Ensure adherence to all regulatory compliance safety, environment and health mandates
Oversee the evaluation, collating and reporting efficiency, fuel consumption, etc. of the designated units
Conduct performance review of subordinates
Prepare periodic report for the attention of the Chief Operating Officer
Perform other duties as assigned by the Chief Operating Officer

Key Requirements Education and Work Experience
Bachelor's degree or its equivalent in an Engineering Course; postgraduate/relevant professional qualification in Management is an added advantage
Minimum of ten (10) years of work experience in a work-related industry with strong demonstrated technical organizational and managerial capability
Should have a minimum of 5 years' experience in technical or engineering field
Experience in operations and maintenance of power plants.

Skills and Competencies
Ability to work effectively with peers and senior level management
Solid and proven business skills managing power plant assets
Ability to understand, interpret and articulate power plant contracts and agreements
Executive presence with the ability to articulate and make presentations at the Board level
Ability to understand, interpret and articulate profit and loss projections and targets
Excellent oral, written and presentation communication skills
Knowledge of operations of steam turbine power plant and its components - generation turbine, boiler, BOP, etc.
Knowledge of Maintenance systems, contract system and procedures, material issue and return procedure
Knowledge of safety, environment, OHSAS and other statutory norms