Chief Operating Officer, Bangladesh

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Linum Consult’s client is currently in the process of expanding and are seeking a Chief Operating Officer (COO) specialising in the power sector, specifically CCGT power stations.


  • Supporting the CEO of the local operating company through Business Operations Performance analysis, delivery assurance, and operational activities
  • Monitoring the constructor and operations of the plant including construction management, plant operation and plant management
  • Developing, engaging, and securing agreements on the company’s performance indicators and the selection of KPIs
  • Monitoring all the construction-related activities with the EPC contractors/subcontractors and the in-house project development team (commercial, financial, technical, etc.) to ensure the project development in accordance with the construction schedule
  • Managing all aspects of Environment, Health, Safety, and Security (EHSS) requirements during and post construction
  • Supporting and actively contributing to the utilisation of digital architectures, ICS networks, telecoms, and data provisions from the company to consolidation – performance monitoring and business intelligence management platforms at local services, country, and stakeholders’ group level with tracked compliance to highest relevant industry – local regulatory and company cybersecurity norms
  • Managing relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Supporting and contributing to all aspects of planning, budgeting, forecasting, reporting, and controlling for significant projects
  • Establishing a maintenance plan, ensuring operational efficiency, fuel management, and leading the total quality movement along with OHSAS, ISO adherence, and environment management


  • Degree qualification in Applied Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, or Control Systems)
  • At least 10-15 years’ experience, with 7 years spent in a similar role within CCGT technologies and CCGT plant construction/commissioning/operation phases
  • Extensive large scale CCGT power plant processes and asset management experience
  • Advanced knowledge of managing EPC, PPA, O&M and other related contracts
  • Strong commercial knowledge managing warranties and services provided under various contracts, and experience of regulatory reporting
  • Previous history of working successfully in a multicultural environment
  • Fluency in English is essential


If you feel that you have the right background of experience to take up this challenging position, then please formally submit your CV along with your current financial package details for the attention of Francis Ryan to

If your application has been successful, then we will contact you within 72hrs.

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