Current Position: Regional Logistics Advisor
ExxonMobil Development Company – Nigeria Project Organization
Education: Diploma in Supply Chain Management & Logistics and Business Management.
Summary of Key Skills:
I have accumulated 22 years’ experience in the oil & gas production, construction, exploration and drilling industry. During this period I have worked in all facets of Logistics and Supply Chain Management. ExxonMobil/ABNL is my current employer in Lagos, Nigeria. Esso Exploration and Production Company/Mobil Producing Nigeria / FOVAK Nig (Port Harcourt) was my previous employer commencing November 1991. I was employed as a Logistics Co-ordinator with Mobil Producing Nigeria at their QIT/ Eket Field Aviation interfacing with Bristow Helicopters, Marine Companies, Operations, Drilling and Projects departments. During my employment I worked closely with 187 national Logistics personnel’s both onshore and offshore. Part of my job brief was to plan and direct the movement of company personnel’s and materials to and from offshore locations with company helicopter for Production, Drilling and Projects. Develop and train new Logistics personnel’s. Whilst in Port Harcourt I worked drilling company men offshore and onshore to plan and distribute drilling personnel’s, materials and equipment.
During my employment history I have spent over seven years working Production and Drilling. I have also spent twelve years working for Esso and ExxonMobil Development Company Deepwater Drilling and Projects in Port Harcourt and Lagos.
During my work experience I have held many positions in production, Drilling and Projects from Logistics Co-ordinator through Regional Logistics Advisor. My depth of Project Logistics and Controls knowledge is firmly based in Logistics Coordination, Logistics estimation, Warehouse and Shipping, Aviation and Marine Coordination, Shorebase support, Construction Logistics and FPSO Logistics. In these roles I have been exposed to and learned to deliver project Targets and forecasts on time with no surprises. I pride myself in my ability to work as a team member managing from within and upwards.
Experience: ExxonMobil Development Company – Lagos, Nigeria Project Organization
Regional Logistics Advisor
Provided leadership for multiple aspects of logistics co-ordination including, Aviation, Marine, Fabrication Yard Logistics, Deepwater and FPSO Logistics. Developed strategy for forecasting tracking and reporting site project Logistics costs as well as recruiting and planning/scheduling of company logistics resources. Responsible for implementation of project logistics control best practices. Interact and guide national staff as required to ensure best practices and knowledge management is carried out.
EXXONMOBIL – EMDC/EMPC LAGOS / LAGOS/PORT HARCOURT / QIT OFFICE
Nigeria Projects Organization (EAST AREA PROJECTS AOR & NGL/ Erha Project / Gas Projects and Others)
Regional Logistics Supervisor
Prepare Project-specific procedures for transportation of both Project materials and personnel to the various worksites. Liase with Materials Co-ordinator, corporate SCM and shipping / transportation contractors to arrange timely transportation of materials. Maintain a log of all material movements between warehouse and site, as well as returned surplus materials. Liase with SCM to arrange specific vessel requirements, including mobilisations and de-mobilisations.
Prepare and maintain a personnel mobilisation rota, showing arrival in-country, accommodation requirements, mobilisation to field, and expected de-mobilisation. Liase with HR to arrange personnel visas, mobilisations, accommodation and de-mobilisations. Produce a weekly Logistics report highlighting any exceptions (e.g. late material deliveries) and other issues requiring management attention. Lead and monitor the Logistics (Traffic) and Receiving groups to support actions as required for fulfilling the goals of the plant and department. Manage a dedicated transport fleet to supplement available contract and route carriers to ensure optimum performance. Coordinate all activities related to interpretation of transportation policies and procedures on loss and damage claims over short and damage procedures, overcharge claims, tracing, expediting, rates and shipment documentation. Coordinate all air and sea logistics, import, and export activities, customs shipment packaging, and documentation to ensure compliance with the Department of Customs Regulations. Provided input to Corporate Logistics in relation to selection, evaluation, and performance of carriers to ensure competitive positioning of cost and transit time for both internal and external customers. Manage the lease and/or purchase and maintenance of company vehicles for the fabrication yard’s and third party facilities. Provided daily, weekly and/or monthly reporting to Regional Logistics Manager, Project Managers, and Functional Channels as required by ExxonMobil Project team. Provide leadership in development of individuals within the various functions through coaching, goal setting, or personal development initiatives.
Esso Exploration and Production Company – Nigerian Air force Base. Port Harcourt Office
Drilling Logistics Supervisor
supervised the daily activities of Drilling Rig Site in Material issues, Receipt, Material Request, Material Storage & Crew change (Air, Sea, and Road) to ensure successful in accomplishing their daily duties and responsibilities coordinating with DSV, Operation Manager & Material/Logistics Manager. Responsible for organizing Drilling Rig site materials to allow for a logical ordering system as dictated by the Operation Manager or Material Manager. Responsible for planning the procedure for physical inventory and record keeping on site as specified below in "Daily Transactions", as well as any additional duties required by the DSV, Operation Manager & Material/Logistics Manager. Responsible for planning and maintaining an accurate communication plan for all forms, reports, and information specified below in "Communication & Reporting", as well as any additional information required by the Operation Manager & Material/Logistics Manager. Responsible for advising the DSV, Operation Manager or Material/Logistics Manager, in determining stocking levels for stock and consumable materials, monitoring inventory levels for said items, and requisitioning re-stocking material once the re-order point is reached.
Consider safety of paramount importance at all work sites, including agent, sub contractors facilities, loading bases supply / crew boats. Enforce all SA procedures and processes on all these work sites. Assisting and Coordinating the crew movement and take responsibility for them in accordance with instruction to agent. Monitoring crew movement from Airport / Hotel / Quay side and vice versa with full safety compliance accordance to Company safety standard. Carry out the documentation requirements when necessary in accordance with the transport, hotel accommodation and the rules in effect. Keep up to date the list of documentation and provide Project Marine & Logistics Manager with regular reports on vessels, crew and ETA/ETD, and ensure receipt on site. Execute the instruction given and coordinate with agent as smooth. Arrange and coordinate with agent for all required documentation for material, personnel and vessels if required. Issuing Work order to agent for executing the activities as required and make sure the agent will execute as required. Coordination with HQ for any matters regards to crew flight ticketing, safety matrix, PPE requirement and other safety requirement. Ensure the relevant custom documents have been received and forward them to the administrative agent as soon as possible. Assisting and coordinating the materials from base to vessel and vice versa in accordance with instruction to agent Any others duties as required by Logistics Manager in assisting to crew movement, materials movement and other assignment