Jobs at SPIE Oil & Gas Services

SPIE Oil & Gas Services (part of the SPIE Group) provides a complete range of services to some of the world’s largest oil and gas companies through its network of offices in 25 countries across Africa, the Middle-East and Asia-Pacific.


Our turnover (459M€ in 2012) has doubled in the last five years thanks to the dedication of our 4000 employees to whom we give training, recognition, and genuine opportunities for career development.

In order to support this growth, SPIE Oil & Gas Services is always seeking talented individuals to join its teams. We currently have an opportunity within SPIE Oil & Gas Services’ Project and Systems Business Unit for a:


Reference           13-10/31402
Position                Project Manager

Job Description
This position is a unique opportunity to manage complete specialist oil and gas projects through all phases of their execution from conception to completion across multiple locations in the world. As such you are the key interface between the client and Spie Oil & Gas Services, and you are responsible for the technical, financial, and safe execution of the project.

Your main duties will be:
- Take the lead over all phases of a project’s execution from technical, operational, legal and financial in coordination with these internal discipline specialists
- Participate in tender bid preparation for projects, including technical and pricing consultations
-Successfully deliver completed projects on time, on target and on budget according to the project execution plan
-Negotiate claims and deviations

Ideally you will have graduated in engineering with a specialty in Electrical, Instrumentation, Controls and Telecoms. You should have minimum 5 years experience in a similar role, preferably in the oil and gas industry. You must be used to working under pressure and be willing to relocate to African countries (Angola, Nigeria, Gabon, Congo and Algeria) for some phases of the projects when required. You need to have experience of managing client relationships and negotiations and have a proven track record of successfully delivering projects.

You are fluent in English and French, and fluency in additional languages such as Portuguese would be an advantage.


SPIE Oil & Gas Services promotes diversity. All our positions are suitable for disabled people.

Location: Based in Paris (long term), initial phase in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

Contract duration: full time permanent CDI

Salary: to be agreed


Location               Nigeria / Port Harcourt
Starting Date      ASAP
Duration              Full tim permanent
Work Cycle         8 x 2
Location: Lagos
Experience: 3 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified