Job Summary: The Technology Manager – Olefins will join our Technology and Consulting Business. As an Olefins Technology Manager in KBR’s Technology & Consulting Business Unit in our UAE Office, you will be responsible for the business development of our SCORE and K-COT technology lines within the Olefins group.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Supporting the regional strategic and annual growth plans and associated budgets for KBR’s Olefin technology
The development and implementation of the Olefins Product Line (PSL) growth strategy, supporting business development activities through client meetings and proposal development
This position is accountable for all area functions including business planning, quarterly plan execution and business forecasting
As a Technology Manager you must also establish the basic framework and alignments with other Technology PSL’s, marketing, and the global sales organization
The Technology Manager of Olefins works with other members of the Petrochemicals PSL based in KBR’s regional offices to develop strategic growth plans and that will maximize the overall of the Technology Business Unit
You’ll support the regional Business Development managers for the EMEA region to develop, support and win a pipeline of project covering grassroots and revamp process units in the region covering Olefin opportunities
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering required , MBA preferred
10+ years’ experience required; experience in specific Olefins Technology Management preferred
Experience in Olefins technical and/or operations is required
Seeking a candidate with an international work background
Seeking someone with experience and ability to work across an international matrix organization with a strong commercial background to support EMEA’s regional sales managers in development of the correct value propositions for KBR’s Petrochemical technology portfolio
Must be willing and available to travel 30% domestic and/or internationally, as needed
KBR, Inc. (formerly Kellogg Brown & Root) is an American engineering, procurement, and construction company, formerly a subsidiary of Halliburton. After Halliburton acquired Dresser Industries in 1998, Dresser's engineering subsidiary, The M. W. Kellogg Co., was merged with Halliburton's construction subsidiary, Brown & Root, to form Kellogg Brown & Root. KBR and its predecessors have received many contracts with the U.S. military including during World War II, the Vietnam War, and the Iraq War.