ISBL Planning Engineer

February 2, 2024
  • Location: Mozambique
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #12813

ISBL PLANNING ENGINEER required by our Client, an International Oil and Gas Operator, to be assigned on a Contract basis, located in Afungi, Mozambique

DURATION                   One year, renewable
ROTATION                    28 days ON x 28 days OFF

Overall responsibility for Project Planning activities related to ISBL including:

  • Prepare Schedules, integration, forecast Key Dates for package against approved baseline schedule and key dates; Manage Package Planners to establish Project Baseline, review data to ensure schedule requirements are Implemented and correct monitored, risk items are identified and accurately represented in the project schedule risk analysis
  • Establish a suitable Project Schedule coding structure – complying with Governing Agreements (PSA/JOA),  the Group’s and Project Management reporting requirements and rules for all phases of the Project; Prepare / manage/ coordinate / consolidate and review Project Schedules related to ISBL  and updates (internal and external / Annual and Multiyear); Prepare and update progress reports; ensure variances and forecasted progress are properly explained and communicated to the project team; Track use of schedule reserve and contingency and approved changes to Project schedule related to ISBL.
  • Analyze, track, and report project (or contract specific) Project  schedule planning, progress KPIs and communicate their status to the project team; Participate in project meetings when required; gather, prepare, and analyze data for Risk Assessments; ensure risk information is incorporated into the project schedule and forecast; Support contracts and procurements for bidding, tendering, contract selection, and change management as required.
  • Participate in project digitalization to promote efficiencies, synergies, and simplification; Provide the necessary checks, approval functions for invoices submitted, in accordance with Contracts, Project & Company procedures; Participate and coordinate ISBL Project Schedule related tasks involved in the monthly reporting exercise.


  • Minimum Education: Engineer/Bachelor degree in Business Management or similar
  • Minimum Experience: 10+ years of experience in major oil and gas project controls with focus in Onshore
  • Major Oil and Gas project developments knowledge and experience, with Partner and Government reporting interfaces
  • Organizational ability and commitment to meeting deadlines; Requires team spirit with ability to work closely with various stakeholders.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills; Knowledgeable and experienced with schedule and planning principles and methods.
  • Planning and Scheduling tools : Primavera P6, Acumen Fuse, Microsoft Project, Milestones Pro, Excel
  • Language Requirements: Fluent English required; Portuguese language skills will be advantageous.
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