Global Leader - Study Management

WorleyParsons (Markham ON, Canada) 12 days ago

Primary Location: CAN-ON-Markham

Other Locations:

Job: Project Management

Schedule: Full-time


Job Posting: Dec 3, 2020

Unposting Date: Ongoing

Americas Portfolio Director TES

You can expect a lot from a career at Worley.

Together, our nearly 60,000 people across 60 countries have already achieved many industry firsts. And we’ve broken several records along the way.

We’re excited about the challenges ahead as the energy transition gathers pace. If you ask us, there’s never been a more rewarding time to work in the energy, chemical and resources sectors.

Whatever your ambition, there’s a path for you here. And there’s no barrier to your potential career success.


As part of Worley’s MMM Technology and Expert Solutions (TES) team you will be operating as a global leader for our Global Studies Management and Financial Analysis Teams. With you as a leader, these teams focus on delivering value enhancing solutions to Worley MMM Customers through early phase project development scopes.

Through direction, influence, and coaching you will lead and lift our MMM study management capability (skills, processes and quality) to a world’s best standard helping us to win and deliver the MMM strategic studies that lead our pull through growth strategy.


  • Establish, maintain and lead a global study management community of practice;

  • Establish and execute business tactics aligned to deliver the MMM strategy

  • Collaborate with other TES Global Leaders to support/improve the delivery of studies and capability growth.

  • Lead the senior TES Study Managers in each region who are themselves leading consulting, concept/select, FEL1, FEL2, FEL3 work engagements.

  • Maintain and grow a network of project development executives with the MMM sector

  • Lead and mentor the senior TES Study Managers in supporting Worley’s business development activities, achieving quality in study execution activities, with the outcome of increasing our successful pull through from early stage projects into later stage project execution;

  • Generate execution and resourcing plans for study proposals

  • Ultimately Accountable and collaboratively Responsible for the ongoing development and management of the best practice study management processes in Worley MMM sector;

  • Review and provide quality input to study deliverables produced by your teams;

  • Delivers senior study management for key global projects;

  • Provide Leadership for our financial analysis team;

  • Collaborates and builds a Worley community of practice for world best practice in study management with peers across all sectors.

  • Contribute and make recommendations to the evolution the MMM Sector Strategy

  • Contribute to thought leadership in the MMM sector.

  • Provide execution governance for complex studies.

What you will bring

Technical and Industry Experience:

  • Established Leader – team management with a history of success in business improvement and team development

  • Industry Recognition - an established network of MMM customer relationships and market insights which lead to the development of business growth tactics

  • Highly Qualified Study Manager - MMM and resource sector experience preferred experience in a broad spectrum of front-end activities including technology selection, PFS, FS, due diligence, independent engineering scopes, and specific experience in JORC and NI 43-101 reporting requirements.

  • Proven Collaborator - supportive of regional leadership of teams, with the ability to drive success in matrix organization and through inspirational leadership in addition to direct line authority

Education – Qualifications, Accreditation, Training:


  • Team leadership and management experience is developing a pipeline of high-quality study managers

  • Minimum of 15 years’ experience in direct Study Management.

  • Experience in Front End Studies & Advisory, Concept/Select, Consulting, PFS, FS, and NI 43-101 reporting

  • MMM background, preferably including experience in base metals, precious metals, and energy transition minerals.

  • Proven experience in process standardization for front-end studies

  • Direct experience in the application of multiple front-end project development and management approaches including MVCC, Lean, etc.

  • Proven aptitude for ‘front-end’ consulting and have a track record in using front-end work to apply innovation and technology

  • Significant proven ability to engage with clients and lead business development and proposals.

  • Excellent presentation skills (presentations of solutions / concepts / study recommendations etc.)

  • Excellent analytical and research skills

  • Excellent communication and listening skills will be required. Multiple language skill considered an asset

  • Value improvement focus, with demonstrable skills in value optimization and business case shaping

What we offer you
Providing an agile culture and challenging work opportunities results in a positive work environment. Our people enjoy competitive compensation packages and a fun, personal, collaborative and safe working environment. We value equal employment opportunity and are committed to promoting fairness, equality and diversity.

We strive to be an industry leader in health, safety and environmental performance. Our vision is to achieve zero harm to people and assets, and zero environmental incidents. We select people who share our values, beliefs and commitment to this vision and who demonstrate the expected behaviors, competencies and performance associated with their prospective roles within the company.

Our policy is to conduct background checks for all candidates who accept an offer of employment with us.

If you have the passion and talent to keep up, it's time to test the limits of what you can become. Find your future with Worley.

Only those candidates with appropriate qualifications and experience will be contacted directly.

Please note: No agency representation or submissions will be recognized for this vacancy.

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