KBR Olefins Technology Manager in ENG, United Kingdom

Title: Olefins Technology Manager

Location: GB-ENG-Leatherhead

Job Number: 1060070


KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program life cycle within the Government Services and Hydrocarbons sectors. KBR employs approximately 34​,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures)​, with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses.

This role is within the

Technology & Consulting

sector which includes proprietary technology focused on the monetization of hydrocarbons (especially natural gas and natural gas liquids) in ethylene and petrochemicals; ammonia, nitric acid and fertilizers; oil refining; gasification; oil and gas consulting; integrity management; naval architecture and proprietary hulls; and downstream consulting.


As an Olefins Technology Manager in KBR’s Technology & Consulting Business Unit in our London Technology Centre (LTC), you will be responsible for the business development of our SCORE and K-COT technology lines within the Olefins group. Job duties include supporting the regional strategic and annual growth plans and associated budgets for KBR’s Olefin technology. Your responsibilities include the development and implementation of the Olefins Product Line (PSL) growth strategy, supporting business development activities through client meetings and proposal development.

This position is accountable for all area functions including business planning, quarterly plan execution and business forecasting. As a Technology Manager you must also establish the basic framework and alignments with other Technology PSL’s, marketing, and the global sales organization.

The Technology Manager of Olefins works with other members of the Petrochemicals PSL based in KBR’s regional offices to develop strategic growth plans and that will maximize the overall of the Technology Business Unit.

You’ll support the regional Business Development managers for the EMEA region to develop, support and win a pipeline of project covering grassroots and revamp process units in the region covering Olefin opportunities.


Batchelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering required and an MBA would be preferable.


evant experience in specific Olefins Technology Management preferred.

Experience in Olefins technical and/or operations is required.

Experience specifying technical offerings and/or processing engineering services required.

Seeking a candidate with an international work background who has the relevant technical background coupled with business development experience.

Seeking someone with experience and ability to work across an international matrix organization with a strong commercial background to support EMEA’s regional sales managers in development of the correct value propositions for KBR’s Petrochemical technology portfolio

Must be willing and available to travel 30% domestic and/or internationally, as needed

Job: Engineering/Technical – Technology