In providing total solutions for the conversion of natural resources into marketable products, the Russia business unit seeks the services of a Principal Project Engineer to provide support to the project execution function, during its period of growth. This is a high profile position in a challenging environment with career development opportunities, based in Moscow.

The successful candidate will report to the Operations Director Russia. The successful candidate will be required to provide support to the project execution function.
. The main function within this role is to provide engineering support to the project discipline.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:
Lead and manage the engineering scope as per contract and project schedule
Facilitate the generation of the engineering schedule within the overall project schedule
Create and manage an engineering base line (man-hour) budget
Ensure timeous and effective change control identification and definition
Establish project engineering strategy, manage integration of discipline strategies
Ensure accurate reporting on progress, forecast and changes to approved financials and resources
Lead all engineering consultants and companies into a cohesive team to meet project objectives
Verify compliance to all relevant legislation
Ensure compliance to company policies and maintain relevant procedures

Skills, Experience & Education:
Discipline specific engineering skills
Business acumen
Project management skills
Critical evaluation skills
Problem solving skills

Professionally the successful candidate will be a B.Sc. / B.Eng (Mechanical) graduate (will consider other disciplines with relevant work experience).
A proven track record of 8 years plus experience in project engineering, project management, within a processing (Metals & Minerals) environment is required for this position.
Individual needs to be proactive, professional and leads by example with a detailed and demonstrable knowledge of project management and engineering design devellopment