Uganda National Oil Cost & Planning Specialist Jobs in Uganda

Uganda National Oil Cost & Planning Specialist Jobs in Uganda

The Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) Ltd was established under the Petroleum
(Exploration, Development and Production) Act and the Petroleum (Refining, Conversion,
Transmission and Midstream storage) Act, both of 2013 and incorporated under the
Companies’ Act, 2012. It is a limited liability company wholly owned by the Government of

Develop and implement cost control, planning and scheduling activities across UNOC’s entire project portfolio


  • Coordinate and monitor cost, planning and scheduling activities across UNOC’s
    Corporate Functions and Subsidiaries (NPC, URHC).
  • Implement required resources and systems to ensure availability of timely, accurate,
    integrated information and forecasts.
  • Develop cost reporting and scheduling system(s) to input/update planning/scheduling
    information, expenditure information and planning forecasts.
  • Coordinate requirements for UNOC’s Project Managers in cost and planning management
    of UNOC’s projects and implementing specific control procedures.
  • Maintain spend plan/forecasts including developing and implementing regular meetings
    within the project teams for cost trending, project planning/scheduling.
  • Establish and manage the project change control process and recommend corrective
    actions for cost forecast deviations.
  • Develop, improve and adapt the tools, techniques and processes to fit the requirements of the projects and the Business whilst ensuring best practice.
  • Resolve issues and provide consistency between the cost control, planning, scheduling
    and estimating functions and deliverables across UNOC’s departments.
  • Work with the Project Controls Manager to provide direction and expertise to project
    controls-related activities for UNOC’s Projects in support of the planning and execution.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.


  • Honours Bachelor’s Degree in either Engineering, Construction Management, Project
    Management, Finance, Quantity Surveying or any relevant discipline.
  • Master’s Degree in either Engineering, Finance, Project Management or any
    discipline is an added advantage.
  • Must have at least 6 years relevant working experience in Project Controls activities
    including participating in or handling EPC/EPCM projects.
  • Knowledge of Engineering and Construction techniques and their costs impacts is an
    added advantage.
  • Experience in the oil & gas sector and/or global energy markets is an added advantage.
  • Strong competencies in the use of Microsoft Projects and Primavera.
  • A self-starter with strong technical, interpersonal, communication, organizational skills; and high personal integrity.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to work as part of a team

    How to Apply

    Completed and signed Application Forms together with certified copies of academic
    certificates should be addressed and submitted in TRIPLICATE to the address below by
    17:00 hours (5:00pm EAT) not later than Friday 12th July 2019.

    Applications delivered through courier or post office will also be received. Applications must
    include a cover letter, application form and supporting documents.

    While we thank you for your interest, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Any
    form of lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification.

    UNOC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants from the Albertine Graben are
    encouraged to apply.

    For more information and job application details, see; Uganda National Oil Cost & Planning Specialist Jobs in Uganda

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