Job Description

The Opportunity

Reporting directly to the Site Characterisation Director this role will play a key role in ensuring the successful end to end delivery of complex offshore survey projects.

This will be a fast-pace, dynamic role where no two days are the same.

The role will include the management of all project related activities including concept/solution creation, planning, resource management, resourcing, supplier management, scheduling & cost management, and ensuring the project delivers to exceed client expectations. You will also be responsible for regular reporting on the progress of your projects to the customer and internal/external stakeholders.

This is a role that will allow you to showcase your versatile skill set, demonstrating your ability to lead and manage complex projects to achieve successful outcomes and make a tangible impact to the way we operate.


Due to the nature of what we do and how we do it, every day is likely to be a little different, the ideal candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • End to end project management ensuring successful delivery against project KPIs.
  • Developing the pricing strategy alongside the commercial teams.
  • Assist the commercial team during the bid phase to define technical solutions and resource requirements, and review and input to tender proposals.
  • Defining a comprehensive budget, reflective of the plan and associated resources.
  • Completing the necessary contractual documentation in line with the commercial service level agreements.
  • Monitoring and control of performance against the budget, schedule, quality, and safety requirements.
  • In consultation with the HSEQ Manager, promote quality and safety within the delivery team(s).
  • Maintaining close collaboration with the client’s representative(s) and all internal stakeholders to ensure successful project delivery.
  • Identifying changes in the scope of work and ensuring that appropriate change requests/variations are processed accordingly.
  • Commitment to and the promotion of Rovco values, ensuring the realisation of company and project specific health, safety, environmental, quality and ethics, systems, policies and procedures.
  • Applying thorough risk and issue management across the project and ensuring that lessons learned are captured, documented, and shared.
  • Regular reporting / updates to management in line with agreed reporting deliverables and key performance measures.

Qualifications & Experience


  • Significant, demonstrated experience managing offshore subsea projects
  • Experience managing high-value project budgets
  • Demonstrated risk-management experience
  • Strong initiative and the ability to solve complex problems
  • Excellent communication skills, (written and verbal) with the ability and confidence to present in front of senior stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated experience leading and managing project teams to achieve results
  • A resilient and adaptable mindset capable of dealing with a challenging and dynamic operating environment
  • Innovative and adaptable to change with a professional and dedicated attitude.
  • Experience developing and maintaining strong relationships within project teams clients and sub-contractors.


  • Experience creating and manipulating schedules and project plans within Microsoft Project

Experience in Hydrographic/Geophysical Survey project management

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Survey Project Manager




Survey Project Manager


Aberdeen, UK / Hybrid Remote

Closing Date:

01 March 2023