Senior Project Manager Pulp & Containerboard Area – Russia


  • Organization and control over all works within the area of responsibility
  • Project team management, target setting and performance control
  • Leading in technical concept work-out of the upgrade, feasibility & pre-engineering work-out and preparing of separate projects for the detailed engineering stages and implementation
  • Support in definition of technological solutions according to process & operation requirements
  • Checking & development of PID’s and layouts, equipment lists and equipment specifications, other project documentation from suppliers and engineering co.
  • Identifying & definition of BoP requirements to ensure completeness and fit for project targets
  • Identifying & definition of technological requirements on the interfaces of battery limits, utilities requirements
  • Organizing & leading project value engineering & constructability reviews
  • Preparing technical sections of the tenders and contracts for engineering, procurement and construction activities according to the best management practice and standards
  • Working-out and tracking project master time-schedule
  • Working-out and tracking of detail engineering schedules and progress
  • Working-out and tracking the detailed implementation time-schedules and progress trend curves split by sites and detailed time-schedules
  • Interconnection between the implementation of the projects and current activities of the mill
  • Work-out, conducting and control over the implementation of procurement plans according to the projects’ time-schedules
  • Forming and monitoring of the detailed project’s budgets and cost control
  • Analyzing the project’s risks and planning risk mitigation – ensuring the maintenance of the project’s risk register
  • Reporting regularly, preparing materials for and conducting project Steering Committee meetings, preparing materials, reports and presentations per management requests
  • Organizing and participating in the negotiations with all engineering and design companies, consulting companies, equipment suppliers and contractor companies regarding the issues of projects preparation & implementation
  • Organization of works on site: control of works execution dates, quality and value
  • Safe works execution, observation of occupational health, safety industrial and fire safety requirements, observation of sanitary norms in the authorized projects


Higher engineering / technology education;

  • Knowledge, skills & experience in CAPEX projects FEL phases (feasibility studies, business case development, pre-engineering) and further detail engineering & implementation in pulp and paper industry with focus on: Chemical pulping;SC pulping including Green liquor and NSSC;Liquor recovery cycle;(B)CTMP;Kraft liner & fluting applications
  • Knowledge & skills in best practices project management tools (budget estimates, cost control & forecast, schedules and progress tracking, risk evaluation and control, project status reports, SteCo presentations, etc.)
  • International experience
  • Safety culture awareness
  • Good command of English
  • Skills in Russian are an advantage

Business and personal characteristics

  • The candidates should be positive and inspirational leaders, able to build effective relationships on different levels of organization
  • The candidates must have excellent communication and presentation skills
  • The candidates should be self-motivated and hands-on managers focused on end-result and knowing how to get the job done


Dovre Group is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from anyone meeting the requirements for this position.


For more information about the position above or working for Dovre Group, please contact:

Roman Stepankov
Account Manager


Job ID: #23606