FRAG srl is looking for an Asset Development Manager with experience in Refinery especially in Fluid Catalytic Cracking (FCC Plant), able to act as focus point and team leader for all the process route from the designing phase up to the tender preparation phase. Responsibilities :
To lead a multidisciplinary team ranging from the process design to the material and corrosion aspect
To stay abreast of emerging technology in FCC and FCC catalysts.
To generate business case, in order to maximize future profit
To interface with multiple licensors in order to make the right choice in license selection
To assist in establishing Key Processing Best Practices to improve profitability in the following areas : Operating conditions, Feedstock processing, Hardware change recommendations, Monitoring process conditions and Unit performance reporting / comparison (benchmarking).
To interact with Refinery planning department to be sure that Supply commercial strategy in crude oil shall be properly reflected in the FCC plant revamp activity
To interact with Process Technical assistance to ensure full compatibility of redesigned streams to feed all other connected plant
To be able to understand and drive all economical matters related to the FCC revamp Project
To be able to ask for, to review and to integrate all relevant time and cost planning activity
To support capital development process in technology selection and front-end engineering.
To be responsible for the organizational set-up and definition of deliverables of the teams to ensure toll gating’ towards the final investment decision FID
To be able to correctly address the studies and to properly manage the result of technical studies aimed to define the Plant operational life;
more over to ask, receive and manage information defining how change in crude oil feed or run severity may impact on the plant operational life.
To take a full commitment to target all Environmental, Operational, Legal and Safety aspects connected to the ethic business vision of the Refinery;
to adhere to Company’s Project Management guidelines and standards
To interact with all relevant, multiple stakeholder associate to the project
To report regularly and promptly to the Company Manager for the Refinery Master Plan
Bachelor degree in Engineering discipline
10 years professional experience in projects and operations in Crude Oil Refining business with emphasis on Fluid Catalytic Cracking (FCC) and associated equipment (Gas Conditioning Systems) required.
Field experience in troubleshooting FCC Units and optimization of FCC catalysts and additives required.
Experience in the following areas : Process Technical Assistance, Refinery Development, Engineering and Project Execution
Solid understanding of financial and economic aspects
Procurement and contract management experience
Proficient knowledge of English language
Strong knowledge of Project Management practices and skills, ideally with PMI certification or similar
Availability : asap