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Job Title: Principal Consultant   - Oil Spill Response (Spanish Speaker)

Reporting to : Global Training and Consultancy Manager

Job Parameters: Permanent - Full time

Location: Houston, Texas, USA

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package

Closing Date: Friday March 1st 2019

Oil Spill Response Limited is the largest international industry-funded cooperative which exists to respond to oil spills wherever in the world they may occur, by providing preparedness, response and intervention services. We are wholly owned by most of the environmentally responsible oil and gas companies, and our membership represents the majority of global oil production. We currently employ 270 people across 11 locations around the world.

We are seeking an individual with Oil and Gas Industry experience to join our team as Consultant, working in our Houston, TX office.  Candidates must be able/willing to travel to in the Americas Region & the UK as per project requirements and must be Fluent in both written and spoken Spanish.

You will need proven experience in deliver of mid-large-scale training /consultancy projects on time and within budget.

Main Accountabilities

  • Work closely with the Global Training and Consultancy Manager and Global Business Development Team in order to:

    • Assist in the quoting/tendering of work for the Consultancy team; and

    • Develop consultancy and training services which fulfil the needs of Oil Spill Response’s members and other potential clients.

  • Project manage large scale Consultancy or Training projects to deliver on time and to budget. Often leading a small team (regionally or globally) to complete.

  • Deliver consultancy deliverables for OSRL as required.

  • Be experienced in leading client exercises for oil spill response activities and in the delivery of training material as required.

  • Manage the development and maintenance of high quality ‘standard’ deliverables for the global consultancy and training business.

  • Act as mentor and coach to Consultancy/Training personnel.

  • Constantly search for opportunities to improve the efficiency of Consultancy processes and so reduce costs without compromising safety or quality.

  • Ensure consistency and quality of all Consultancy deliverables and personnel in local region, and work with other regions to align and ensure standard templates and outputs.

  • Constantly benchmark OSRL’s Consultancy / Training services against other providers and industry expectations and to support the implementation of new requirements to ensure OSRL remain at the leading edge.

Knowledge & Experience

  • In depth knowledge of oil spill training/consultancy deliverables.
  • Proven record either in field oil spill response or related training and consultancy roles.
  • Proven experience in delivery of mid-large-scale training/consultancy projects as both an individual and as part of or leading a team.

Technical/Work Based Skills

  • Clearly demonstrate and maintain excellence in one area of specialism, such as engineering, environment or other technical skills relevant to the role.

  • Excellent Word and Power Point skills. Intermediate Excel skills.

  • It is vital that job holders be fully aware of the financial aspects of commercial project delivery and the revenue generated for Oil Spill Response against budget.
  • Fluent Spanish  (both written and verbal)

Please note to apply for this role you must possess right to work in the United states permanently.  

If you meet the criteria above, and would like to apply for this position, please send your resume and a detailed covering letter clearly outlining your skills and experience to:

Please state ‘Principal Consultant’ in the header

The closing date for applications is Friday 1st March 2019