Shell India Project (Assets) Manager - Lubricants Supply Chain in Taloja, India

Auto req ID 72353BR

Job Title India Project (Assets) Manager - Lubricants Supply Chain

Country of Work Location India

City, State (if applicable) Taloja

Work Location JNPT - Lubes New Mumbai

Company Description Shell began operations in India more than 80 years ago. At Shell India, we invest in our people through our industry-leading development programme, which sees our employees thrive and gain access to experts on a local and global level. To date, we have invested more than US$ 1 billion already in India’s energy sector alone in socially and environmentally responsible ways. It is the only global major to have a fuel retail license in India. The Shell Technology Centre Bangalore, STCB, is one of the three global hubs for technology in the Projects & Technology business of Royal Dutch Shell. In addition, we supply crude, chemicals and technology to public and private sector oil companies, and our Chennai Business Centre provides a wide range of finance, accounting and business services to Shell globally.

Job Description

India has been identified as a key growth area for Shell’s Lubricants business. Extensive work is needed to identify and execute projects which will enable robust and competitive supply to support planned growth. This includes projects to debottleneck the lube oil blend plant, optimize the logistics footprint, etc.

The Project (Assets) Manager will play a crucial role in ensuring the on-time, on-budget, Goal Zero (zero safety incidents) delivery of key growth projects. He/she will manage the execution of large-scale brownfield expansion projects including front end engineering design work and managing the project construction.


  • Minimum 15 years of project engineering experience in managing detail design, construction, start up and commissioning for onshore petrochemical facilities (including accountability for managing a project team, schedule, budget)

  • IPMA (Level C) project management certification desirable but not required

  • Experience managing front end engineering activities including identification and management of project risks and development of project execution strategies and plans

  • Experience managing project execution including management of detailed design activities; development / implementation of engineering, construction, and procurement processes; management of operational readiness and assurance process including commissioning and start-up; and handover and project close-out work

  • Experience driving project HSSE (health, safety, security, and environment) performance including familiarity with process safety review requirements

  • Experience as contract holder in managing EPC or EPCM contract

  • Strong communications skills including ability to manage and communicate project performance, implement change control processes, etc.

  • Strong problem solving capabilities and stakeholder management capabilities

  • Ability to motivate, coach, and develop teams; deliver results through large project teams; and display interpersonal effectiveness in own working habits

  • Ability to work closely with external business partners, particularly EPC or EPCM contractors who will provide Engineering and EPC management services for the execution of the projects

  • Ability to learn Shell’s Lubricants Supply Chain Project Management System (PMS) and ensure disciplined compliance with either the full PMS or PMS Lite (depending on project size and complexity)

No. of Positions 1


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Removal Date 01-Apr-2018