Lagos, Nigeria
Technical Director

Description

We are looking for a Technical Director who will :

· Provide the company with technical advice and support.

· Oversee each project’s life cycle from conception to completion, with an emphasis on technical soundness and resource efficiency.

· Develop and revise statements of work, which should include accurate time and cost estimates.

· Analyze client’s requirements and usability metrics to ensure customer satisfaction.

· Apply architectural and functional specifications to each project.

· Collaborate with our design team to create accurate and detailed mockups for customer approval.

· Meet with clients to refine and evaluate requirements, strategy and content needs.

· Enforce standards across all departments.

· Research and introduce new technologies for all employees and management.

· Assist in creating in-house standards.

· Identify and maximize the use of best practices in his/her work & the work of other members of the team, particularly in key areas where procurement activities can add value and/or reduce time and effort expended on non-strategic requirements to achieve continual improvement on the cost effectiveness of the procurement service and the team.

· Apply and enforce the use of Market Intelligence tools.

· Optimize performance the company by bringing his/her professional experience.

· Propose and implement KPI’s and REX practices in order to ensure continuous improvement within the function.

· Perform regular reporting of the activity.

· Perform any other tasks as assigned by his/her hierarchy.



Requirements

· Proven experience in a similar position within a Multinational Company (will be added advantage if an IOC in Nigeria).

· Dual experience with Producing Companies and Service Companies in the Upstream Sector.

· Experience as head of maintenance on an offshore installation.

· Target driven and results focused individual.

· Natural leader and motivator of people.

· Extensive industry experience and knowledge of the target market.

· World Class Top Tier Engineering degree (at least Master from relevant field) + MBA from internationally recognized institution.

· 20 years of experience in an industrial environment with a minimum of 10 years at senior management level.

· Strong communication and analytical skills are necessary for a range of complex internal and external negotiations.

· Extensive knowledge of industry standards and best practices.

· Experience in transforming organizations.

· Fluency in languages other than English will be an added advantage.

· Able and willing to relocate anywhere in the world.



Benefits

. Opportunity to work in a forward-looking, innovative company, with international group of colleagues.

. Unlimited career opportunities – depending on achievements and personal development.

. A competitive salary and benefits package with long term prospect in a fast growing company.