Petroleum Authority of Uganda Senior Compliance Officer - Jobs in Uganda
Petroleum Authority of Uganda Senior Compliance Officer - Jobs in UgandaBackground
The Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) is a statutory body established
under Section 9 of the Petroleum (Exploration,
Development and Production)
Act 2013, and in line with the National Oil and Gas Policy for Uganda which was approved in 2008.
The mandate of the PAU is to monitor and regulate the exploration, development and production, together with the refining, gas
conversion, transportation and storage of petroleum in Uganda.
This includes ensuring that petroleum operations in Uganda are carried out in accordance
with the relevant laws, regulations, guidelines, statutes and in line with international best practice for the petroleum industry.
The Petroleum Authority of Uganda now invites applications from qualified Ugandans who fully meet the required job specifications and with the rightSenior Compliance Officer
personal attributes to occupy the following positions in the Authority’s established structure.
The Senior Compliance Officer (Operations and Compliance) reports to the Manager, Operations and Compliance and will be required to; lead a team of officers monitoring field activities and operations of licensed oil companies,
Will be responsible for the submission of quarterly, half-year and annual reports on the
compliance of Licensees.
He / She will regularly participate in the review of monitoring guidelines for the Licensees.
He / She will continuously develop
Licensee Monitoring manuals and submit to Management for consideration.
The Senior Compliance Officer will support the Manager, Operations and Compliance in
ensuring that regular reports on compliance of Oil Companies to the Production
Sharing Agreements and the Regulatory framework are submitted to Management.Participate in quality control and archiving of data from Licensees.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
Develop and maintain a compliance database of licensed oil companies.
Participate in the monitoring of field activities and the development of field
Support the development of monitoring guidelines and manuals for acquisition of
data by Licensees including seismic data, drilling operations and other field activities
Support and attend Operations, Technical, Human Resource and Budget meetings between the Authority and Exploration Licensees
Submit monthly and quarterly reports to the Manager, Operations and Compliance.
Ensure quality control of all exploration data submitted by oil companies
Participate in the design of capacity building plans/programs for the Division
Participate in the planning and budgeting for resource requirements in the Division of Operations and Compliance
Monitor performance of staff under his/her supervision and provide guidance and
periodic feedback for performance improvement
Evaluate and advise on the compliance of Licensed companies to agreed annual
work programs under exploration
Initiate and implement activities/programs intended to create and harness
Implement any other staff related programs as introduced and approved in the organization.
Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience
Basic QualificationsMaster’s Degree in Petroleum Geosciences, Petroleum Engineering,Petroleum Law or Petroleum Economics from an internationally recognized
A Bachelor’s degree (Hons) in Physical Sciences, Law, Economics or related
discipline from an internationally recognized Institution.
ExperienceA minimum of Five (5) years working experience in the oil and gas sector, in a busy and well-organized institution.
Demonstrated knowledge in oil and gas industry especially related to compliance issues.
Demonstrated working experience in an organization/project with diverse
professionals that requires team work
Post graduate training in management of petroleum operations.
Good knowledge of the policies, laws and regulations regarding petroleum
development and production in Uganda.
Experience in managing oil company regulatory compliance aspects
Added AdvantageAn internationally recognized professional qualification or membership of an
internationally recognized professional body in the areas of oil and gas
Character and Competencies
Innovative and with a proven high level of integrity.
Ability to work independently and in a team.
Proven track record of outstanding performance.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Proficiency in the relevant computer packages
How to Apply:
PAU will ONLY consider online applications submitted through her website.
Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 18th March 2019
Only online applications will be considered. Applications submitted by e-mail will not be accepted
Applicants are required to scan and attach certified copies of the required academic documents only e.g. Degree, Transcript, Diploma, A-level and O-level certificates and PLE results slip.
Academic documents for the successful candidates will be vetted and background
checks conducted before they are considered for appointment into the Authority.
Only short listed and successful candidates will be contacted
Please forward any enquires regarding this advert to email@example.com or call
telephone number 0414231924.
PAU is an equal opportunity employer and does not charge any money to any applicant for employment in its Service
For more information and job application details, see; Petroleum Authority of Uganda Senior Compliance Officer - Jobs in Uganda
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