Orica is an Australian company with a global footprint. With Headquarters in Melbourne Orica is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). Oricas global turnover for 2014 was AUD$ 6.8 B. Orica employs over 12 500 employees worldwide, is represented in 50 countries and has customers in nearly 100 countries. Orica's history as a supplier of explosives to the mining industry in Australia is 130 years old.
Orica provides market-leading customer solutions to improve productivity and resource efficiency in the mining, quarrying, oil and gas, chemicals and infrastructure sectors.
Orica has three business areas (business platforms); Mining Services, Mining Chemicals and Ground Support.


Programme Leader

Sista ansökan: 2015-06-17

Job description

The position as a Programme Leader is overall responsible to oversee project delivery in the EMCT region. You report to the Programme Manager Initiating Systems and in dotted line to the Programme Manager Mining Services. You have personnel responsibility both direct and indirect of 5 project engineers/ managers placed in Germany, Norway, Sweden and Russia.
The focus of the position is to manage the EMCT project and engineering teams and effectively allocate resources to Initiating Systems (IS) and Mining Services (MS) projects. Typical projects that need to be managed will vary from tens of thousands of dollars to multiple millions of dollars and primary customer contact for project delivery within the EMCT region for IS.The projects, found in our factories, Joint Venture partnerships and customer sites in the region EMCT.

Key Tasks

· Responsible for the implementation of an annual portfolio of capital projects in the EMCT region.
· Manage the EMCT regional project and engineering teams.
· Work collaboratively with manufacturing and business stakeholders to determine their project requirements and prioritize execution of their projects.
· Actively lead projects in the concept and feasibility phases of the programme to select the preferred business option.
· Successfully oversee and outsource projects in the implementation phases of the programme.
· Oversee construction and commissioning activities.

Personality profile

Performance driven, service minded, co operational, innovation minded and highly driven person. Ability to work autonomously in a regional business context reporting into a global structure.

Education and Experience

Degree in an engineering discipline, or equivalent experience.
Post graduate qualifications in a management, programme/project management business or other relevant discipline highly regarded.
Demonstrated experience in business management within related industries, heavy industrial, manufacturing or mining.

Experience in programme management, working in dynamic environments with competing business requirements and expectations in managing a team.


Fluent in English, both written and verbal.
Other European languages are desirable but not essential.

For further information about the position, please contact Abilitys Recruitment consultant:
Christofer Dickens +46 (0)73-696 81 95