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To lead a IT projectteam and provide a IT project management and IT parts of projects of other departmentsin accordance with the standing procedures

Job Description:

Position title : IT PMO Head

Position status  :  Local

Position reports to : IT Manager

Department : IM/IT

Rotation pattern : 28/28

Duties and responsibilities

  • Apply standard project management and IT control/assurance methodologies, standards and processes (such as PMI agile) including architecture, information risk management, and transition to support
  • Have a solid infrastructure knowledge of telecom and network in the oil field.
  • Have a clear picture of products of major vendors in the industry.
  • Lead the team to maintain the existing system with the assurance team.
  • Give the guideline or suggestion for the design of the new system.
  • Monitor system resource utilization, trending, and capacity planning
  • Liaise with vendors and other IT section for problem resolution
  • Comprehensive knowledge of relevant development life-cycles, and the operating environments. in-depth knowledge of risk management. Understands the interdependencies of business processes and information systems. 
  • Understands and applies the theory and practice of change management. Knows and uses various change methodologies appropriately at the individual, team and organizational level. 
  • Understanding of the costs of IT (project and lifecycle) and the ability to identify cost levers which the project steering committee can pull to drive down the operations costs.

Qualification & Training requirements

  • BSc. Degree in Engineering, computer, communication, electrical 
  • PMI certification 
  • Knowledge in agile methodologies 
  • Relationship Management: 
  • Drives a One Team mindset 


  • 5 to 8 years of relevant job experience within the oil & gas industry.
  • Good understanding of and demonstrable hands-on experience in all functional aspects of IT-Telecom including networking, security, and maintenance SLA management etc.

Language proficiency, computer and software skills

  • MS Office:
  • Excel – advanced
  • Word – Intermediate
  • Power Point – Intermediate
  • English – upper intermediate (verbal & written)


  • Proven supervisory skills
  • Communication skills
  • Presentation skills 
  • Focus on continuous self-learning and improvement
  • Ability to work cohesively and communicate successfully in multi-cultural teams whilst being aware of and sensitive to cultural differences
  • Ability to communicate, co-ordinate, and manage cost data flow interfaces with each function.