Project Director - LNG to Power

Contact: Christopher Stephens
Email: email Christopher
Posted: almost 3 years ago

NextWave Partners is working with an infrastructure developer who is looking to develop gas to power project in SE Asia.

For that purpose, they’re looking for someone to join as a Project Director to lead the end-to-end development of both the LNG regas terminal and the power plant. A brief summary of the role includes:

Duties & Responsibilities (including but not limited to)

  • Negotiate with local government authorities, contractors and other suppliers to help structure PPA’s and other commercial agreements prior to construction.
  • Lead a large multi-disciplinary team to drive and monitor project from NTP through to construction, commissioning and operations.
  • Ability to utilize previous experiences, in order to deliver the project on time and on budget. 
  • Manage the project team's work, provide supervision, guidance and manage their performance review to ensure effective performance, resource planning and cost control 
  • Collaborate with internal departments including finance, design, procurement, manufacturing and quality to ensure maintenance of effective communication / coordination, ultimately the timely and effective delivery of the project. 
  • Maintain cordial but effective working relationship with external parties, this will include all contractors and suppliers. design teams, government representatives etc.
  • Lead technical discussions and technical sessions, supervise / control the implementation of plans and programs. 
  • Manage budget planning, including contract and cost negotiations with contractors and other third-party suppliers. Ensure prudent cost management.


  • Strong leadership experience in senior level above 25 years in managing large, complex combined cycle Power Plant/ Oil and Gas Projects as EPC Contractor or on behalf of Project Developer
  • Possess wide experience in Project Execution and Construction of at least one complete CCPP (500MW) and managed major international vendors for Power equipment – Boilers, Gas & Steam Turbines, Generators, Heat recovery system, and major BOP systems
  • Evidence of successful delivery on at least 2 power generation projects
  • Experience in working on a power plant construction project within Asia

If interested in discussing this or other related roles within the LNG or energy sector, please contact Christopher Stephens at NextWave Partners:
Direct: +65 63401947
EA License No: 16S8303
EA Registration No: R1223713