Tridax Oil & Gas Recruitment (Fresh & Experienced) – 17 Positions

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21 May, 2012

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Oil & Gas Jobs in Nigeria

Tridax Oil & Gas Limited is an affiliation of Tridax Energy Ltd – a leading Natural resource company of West Africa focusing on Project finance, crude oil trade and long-term upstream opportunities in west africa. Tridax Oil & Gas  company based in Nigeria with global operations is currently looking to employ qualified individuals for the following positions in her port Harcourt Strategic Petroleum Storage Depot with a 72 Million Litre Capacity.

1.)  General Manager (Nigerian/Expatriate)

Job Description:

  • The GM will report to the Managing Director/CEO
  • Has responsibility of development and integration of strategic plan, performance assessment and implementation of managerial policies, procedures and processes.
  • Will be largely responsible for business development and operational excellence of the depot.

Qualification

  • Masters degree in engineering, business administration, marketing or any management related courses.
  • Relevant professional certification is a plus

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Over 15 years professional experience in the downstream subsector of Nigeria oil and gas sector.
  • Must have previously worked at a managerial level in a well established depot in or outside Nigeria.
  • Excellent leadership and managerial skills
  • Demonstrable understanding of downstream subsector of oil and gas industry in Nigeria.
  • Must be result oriented and has knack for driving corporate performance
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent business communication skills
  • Ability to constantly be in charge regardless of internal or external business pressure.

2.) Head, Finance and Administrations

Job Description:

  • Oversees and directs accounting, administrative and human resources related activities for the organization
  • Designing and implementation of accounting procedures and workable administrative structure
  • Coordinates and ensures timely preparation of Budget, Maintenance of Cost Records and Management Information Reports in acceptable standard. Copied from: www.hotnigerianjobs.com

Qualification

  • First degree in Accounting or Finance related course and relevant professional certifications.
  • MSc/MBA is a plus
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 10 years working experience out of which 5 must be in supervisory role in a well established tank farm.
  • Demonstrable understanding of how to design and implement workable administrative structures and effective accounting procedure
  • Must have expertise in financial statement analysis, investment valuation, corporate governance as well as accounting, auditing, regulatory requirements and industry practices.
  • Must be IT savvy and has knowledge of various ERP/MIS Applications
  • Excellent oral and written communication and strong analytical skills


3.) Head, Engineering and Operations

Job Description:

  • Has responsibility of ensuring operational excellence through effective management of the entire engineering and operations unit of the organization.
  • Overseas operations, engineering, quality control, safety and facility management activities.
  • Provide short term and long term depot maintenance plans and schedules.
  • Establish and implement depot service level metrics and monitoring.
  • Ensures depot maintenance operations are in compliance with all company, equipment manufacturers and regulatory agencies policies, procedures and guidelines.

Qualification

  • First degree in engineering and COREN/NSE Certificate
  • Msc or MBA will be a plus
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 10 years cognate professional experience in oil and gas industry
  • Demonstrable knowledge of installation, maintenance and repairs of major engineering components of depot facility
  • Ability to provide superior leadership to the teams of engineers, non-engineers and unskilled staff.
  • Excellent writing and oral presentation skill


4.)  Head, Financial and Technical Audit

Job Description:

  • Will report directly to the MD/CEO
  • Designing and managing an effective financial and technical audit system to protect the Depot’s financial and non-financial assets.
  • Supervise internal auditors

Qualification

  • First degree in Accounting or Finance related course and relevant professional certifications.
  • Msc/MBA is a plus Copied from: www.hotnigerian jobs.com
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 10 years working experience out of which 5 must be in supervisory role in a well established tank farm.
  • Demonstrable understanding of effective internal control system in oil
  • Excellent oral and written communication and strong analytical and investigative skills


5.)  Internal Auditor

Job Description:

  • Internal control and audit function
  • Monitor compliance with accounting policies and procedure of the company
  • Report non compliance with accounting policies and procedures

Qualification

  • First degree in accounting or finance related course.
  • Professional certification will be a plus
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 2 years professional experience
  • Specific experience in auditing and internal control function
  • Strong analytical and investigative skills
  • Ability to learn fast on the job.
  • Good self manager


6.)  Accountants

Job Description:

  • Accounting functions
  • Inventory control
  • Ensure compliance with accounting policies and procedure of the company
  • Maintaining accounting records and preparation of management information reports

Qualification

  • First degree in accounting or finance related course.
  • Professional certification will be a plus
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 5 years professional experience
  • Specific experience in inventory control and accounting system of a depot
  • Strong analytical and investigative skills
  • Ability to learn fast on the job.
  • Good self manager

7.)  Account officers

Job Description :

  • Assist the company accountant

Qualification

  • Bsc/HND/OND in accounting or finance related course
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experienc
  • Fresh graduate may apply
  • Previous relevant experience will be a plus
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team

8.)  Administrative/Human Resources Executives

Job Description

  • Administrative functions
  • Human resources management functions
  • Oversees activities of support staff in the organization

Qualification

  • First degree in business administrations, engineering or any management or social sciences course
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 5 years cognate experience in administrative and HR functions
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work with employees at various levels
  • Specific experience in tank farm operations is strongly desired.

9.)  Sales and Customer Service Manager

Job Description:

  • Will be responsible for clientele base of the organization.
  • Will be responsible for acquisition and retention of right customers.
  • Development of marketing plan and target setting.
  • Oversees activities of sales and customer service executives

Qualification

  • First degree in Marketing, Engineering, sciences or any social sciences courses.
  • Masters degree and relevant professional qualification will be a plus
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 7 years professional experience
  • Extensive knowledge of Oil and Gas Industry downstream sector
  • Extensive knowledge of Port Harcourt petroleum product market
  • Strong drive for customers acquisition
  • Excellent business communication skills


10.) Senior Sales Executives

Job Description:

  • Will be responsible for acquisition and retention of right customers.
  • Oversees activities of sales and customer service executives

Qualification

  • First degree in Marketing, Engineering, sciences or any social sciences courses.
  • Masters degree and relevant professional qualification will be a plus
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 3 years professional experience
  • Extensive knowledge of Oil and Gas Industry downstream secto
  • Extensive knowledge of Port Harcourt petroleum product market
  • Strong drive for customers acquisition
  • Excellent business communication skills

11.)   Sales and Customer Service Executives

Job Description:

  • Will be responsible for acquisition and retention of right customers.
  • Attending to customers need
  • Invoicing

Qualification

  • First degree in Marketing, Engineering, sciences or any social sciences courses.
  • Masters degree and relevant professional qualification will be a plus
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • 2 years working experience
  • Experience in petroleum product marketing will be a plus.
  • Strong drive for customers acquisition
  • Excellent business communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

12.)  Operations Supervisors

Job Description:

  • Responsible for supervising operations duties such as loading, gantry, jetty and other operations.

Qualification

  • Bsc/HND/OND
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 3 years practical experience in depot operations
  • Excellent supervisory skills.
  • Must be of high integrity

13.)  Engineers

Job Description:

  • Facility managemen
  • Periodic Preventive Maintenance, Repairs and installation of components, equipment and devices in the depot
  • Supervise and train technicians

Qualification

  • Bsc /HND in Mechanical, Metallurgical, Chemical or Electrical engineering.
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 3 years experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skill
  • Ability to manage both skilled and unskilled staff

14.) Safety engineer

Job Description:

  • Develop and implement global standard safety procedures and policies.
  • To ensure safest practices during depots operations.
  • Carry out timely, checks of all safety equipment.
  • Develop training programs and conduct in-house training of (safety) officers.
  • Create safety awareness program
  • Align safety practices to international standards and relate with relevant regulatory bodies like DPR, NPA, state Governments, etc. on safety issues and standards.

Qualification

  • First degree in any engineering course
  • Relevant Safety related certificate
  • Msc/MBA will be a plus.
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 5 years cognate experience in a well established depot or big petroleum product storage facility
  • Excellent interpersonal skill Copied from: www.hotnigerianjobs.com
  • Ability to train others


15.)  Community Liason Manager

Job Description:

  • Liase with the host community, transport union, Government agencies /companies on behalf of the management.
  • Conflict resolution and management

Qualification

  • A good first degree in any discipline but preferably in law.
  • Masters degree in community relations or conflict management related course will be a plus.
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 10 years specific experience in community liaison and conflict resolution/management
  • Must be Port Harcourt based
  • Fluent in English and local dialects
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Must have the ability to initiate, optimize and close negotiations effectively.
  • Extensive understanding of legal framework and operations of government companies/agencies such as NNPC, DPR, PPMC, PPPRA, PEF and Ministry of Transport with respect to Depot operations Copied from: www.hotnigerianjobs.com

16.) Information Technology (IT) Officer

Job Description :

  • Responsible for installation and networking of computer system in the organization
  • Repairs and maintenance of IT system

Qualification

  • Bsc /HND in computer science
  • Relevant certification will be a plus.
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 3 years practical experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

17.)  Quality Control Executive

Job Description:

  • Testing and analysis of product in the laboratory

Job Qualification

  • Bsc in Chemistry
  • Possession of any certificate relevant to laboratory management will be a plus.
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 3 years practical experience in a depot, testing petroleum product
  • Excellent communication skill
  • Must be of high integrity

Job Remuneration
This will be very competitive and in line with the existing rate in the industry.

Application Closing Date

31 May, 2012

How To Apply
Interested and qualified applicants should
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Only short listed candidates would be contacted.

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