SPR: Business Manager (Contingency Hire) - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

United States


SPR: Business Manager (Contingency Hire)


Part-time engineering consulting for U.S. Department of Energy Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) Management and Operations (M&O) contract. SPR consists of four Gulf Coast in-ground crude oil storage locations (two in Louisiana and two in Texas) offering the U.S. a first line of defense in the event of crude oil disruptions due to natural or manmade events.

The business manager must possess:

Specific SPR knowledge of various SPR business, accounting, financial elements including staffing, procurement, budgeting, award fee determinations, and invoicing. Report writing capability for submittals to M&O contract and DOE. Directly applicable SPR business operations at four major sites. Historic knowledge of unique SPR business functions.

Knowledge of DOE OSHA and VPP safety reporting practices.


  • Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting, finance, management, engineering, or related discipline
  • Continuing education in business, finance, engineering, or petrochemical business operations


  • 3-years’ directly applicable experience working on SPR M&O contract.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with documented supervisory experience.
  • Well-organized, results-oriented, energetic, team player with proven decision making ability.


  • PMP highly desirable, but not needed
  • OSHA safety training
  • Petroleum industry engineering certificates

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

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