Wood Group Kenny provides a seamless service for the design and management of subsea facilities, pipelines, marine renewable energy and all-of-facility integrity management, materials engineering and corrosion management projects worldwide. We have an organisation that is structured to promote discipline excellence within our individual companies with the capability to assemble, anywhere in the world, a multi-disciplinary, combined project team to perform a concept, FEED or detail design engineering workscope. |
Roles & Responsibilities
To provide local leadership for all WGK Integrated activities through the WGK local trading entities as they safely, efficiently and profitably execute integrated work scopes/contracts and manage resources.
Promote WGK as a leading provider of seamless SURF services to its key local clients as a world-class niche provider of our Services.
Continue to deliver year-on-year growth in the Location
Work with the CB Business Managers to ensure that all WGK work is effectively resourced, managed and delivered to the requisite standards of quality, timeliness and client satisfaction.
P&L accountability for the Integrated business of the CB within that location.
Acting in conjunction with the CB Business Managers, actively manage the identification and development of world class technical specialists and business leaders.
Report monthly as specified by the Regional Director on all aspects of the local operations;
In conjunction with the Regional Director and CB Business Managers, participate in WGK strategy development, and implement the strategy for continued success of the region/location
Handle on a “Pass Through” basis, non-Integrated contracts via the WGK entity on behalf of CB’s.
Own and oversee local/project key client relationships
Champion the single brand message and own the Joined-Up BD/Marketing processes which generate sales of integrated projects
Ensure that the Company Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality policies are correctly deployed and adhered to by all local teams;
High level oversight/direction of resource deployment locally
Maintain strong relationships with peer group within the region as well as other WGK businesses
Manage performance of all direct reports
Provide input to the Regional Director on setting budgets for the Region in conjunction with CB Business Manager’s
Manage the contractual governance process for Integrated business to ensure that the WGK entity does not enter into any unacceptable CB contracts, incur any bad debts or generate situations by which our reputation can become tarnished;
Effectively manage the Regional/Local overheads in consultation with the Regional Director and CFO;
Communicate regularly and effectively locally to convey timely and appropriate information, directions and messages to all staff, plus peers and line management.
Personal performance measures include:
WGK Leading & Trailing HSE metrics (per WG format)
WGK combined regional EBIT vs budget
Combined Net Margin across the region
Success rate in winning major integrated contracts locally
Major Client Retention/Repeat business
Attract, retain and develop key personnel within the Region
Ensure succession plans are in place for Key positions locally (ensure input from each Constituent Business as necessary)
Deep understanding of relevant local markets, customs etc.
Ability to motivate and retain key personnel.
Client focussed attitude to business
Commercially astute with strong negotiating skills
High level of personal integrity
Self motivated, enthusiastic and committed
Deep understanding of the SURF Eng & Mgt market
Deep specialist knowledge of the applicable local markets
J P Kenny - 14 months ago