HSSEQ Manager – Projects & Concept Development

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere




Aker BP has a clear ambition – to become the leading independent offshore exploration and production company. We are challenging standard practices in the oil and gas industry. Now we are looking for people who want to take part in changing the industry and driving necessary improvements.


Are you our new HSSEQ Manager for Projects & Concept Development?


HSSEQ – Projects & Concept Development team provides HSSEQ support services to all phases of project activities. They also act as an integrator with the HSSEQ functional resources, processes and plans. The role will ensure that the company have adequate processes, resources, competence and capability in place to deliver the required functional requirements for this team on both Concept Development Phase and Execute Phase of the projects. 


Are you curious and interested in people and processes and have a passion for quality and risk management?

Do you have experience in project execution, or have technical engineering experience?


Then we can offer a unique possibility for you to be a part of a highly skilled team of HSSEQ professionals. We are highly motivated in achieving our goals, and we have fun at work. We have a strong focus on development, and for the right candidate we can offer an exciting future in the company.


The HSSEQ Manager – Projects & Concept Development will be a member of both HSSEQ Leadership team and Projects Leadership team. The position reports to SVP HSSEQ.



Typical work task will be:

  • Team management, development and administration according to Aker BP values and cultural framework 

  • Support Project Leadership team on functional HSSEQ matters 

  • Support Concept Development on functional HSSEQ matters

  • Develop the strategy, processes and execution in accordance with the overall Aker BP business framework 

  • Deliver the team plan, KPIs and budget 

  • Stakeholder mapping and management 

  • Identify customer needs and liaise with HSSEQ discipline leads to develop appropriate HSSEQ support services and competent resources 

  • Interact with and support the Alliances delivering project performance in HSSEQ areas 

  • Provide assurance to project management on the quality of the HSSEQ deliverables 

  • Support the overall risk process in the Project BU 




  • University degree, minimum bachelor, preferably in Business Management or Engineering 

  • 7+ years’ experience within the E&P industry 

  • Good understanding and experience in HSSEQ, in particularly quality and risk management 

  • Solid experience in stakeholder management and coordination 

  • Experience with team management, incl. management of multidisciplinary teams and coordination across teams 

  • Strong leadership and managerial skills 



You are a good match for this role and Aker BP if you:

  • Curious and interested in people and processes

  • Are a team player with a “One Team” behaviour, proactively seeking advice, sharing knowledge and enjoy leading teams 

  • Are flexible and comfortable working in a dynamic environment 

  • Are a self-starter with a strong delivery focus, structured and systematic   

  • Have the drive to deliver on an “always improving” mindset, including new working methods and digital tools  

  • Are good at managing stakeholder’s expectation and have the ability to present, listen, engage and build trust

  • Are able to present and simplify complex matters 


We believe that a diverse workforce contributes to organisational success, and offer equal opportunities regardless of race, gender, religion, age, or disabilities. Candidates are encouraged to apply regardless of background.


Please apply by: 05.12.2021. Candidates will be reviewed continuously. With consent, candidates will be subject to a background check, and we ask that you attach your academic transcripts with your application.


Locations: Stavanger. Some travelling will be required. Other locations, such as Oslo or Trondheim can be considered, but this will require more travel.


Contact information: Marit Blaasmo, SVP HSSEQ, +47 41 68 74 86, [email protected]


Aker BP is an exploration and production company on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. We are one of the largest independent oil companies in Europe, and we have significant ambitions. The company targets further opportunities for growth and value creation through both exploration and merger and acquisition activities.



To apply for this job please visit careers.akerbp.com.