Permitting Lead Den Haag Zuid-Holland

Permitting Lead
Soort dienstverband: Detachering
Sector: Offshore
Vacaturenummer: O230238
Lennaert van Zon
+31646007522 Interesse in deze vacature?


As Permitting Lead you ensure the successful delivery of permitting processes for launch stores, growth stores, and related value chain obligations, while promoting transparent communication and enhancing team knowlegde of these processes and activities. In this function you will:

  • Review, identify and implement regulatory permitting (and licensing) requirements for inclusion into Launch and Growth stores project design, specification and delivery activities.
  • Appoint and manage consultants to prepare applications, manage quality, delivery and submission of permit applications, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and associated environmental studies, mitigations, and plans, ensuring alignment with internal and (inter)national Standards.
  • Provide support to planning, stakeholder engagement, tracking & delivery of key permitting milestones
  • Develop strong relationships externally (competent authorities like MEAC) and with internal team members, both national & international, including technical, development and commercial management.
  • Ensure the informal and formal procedures are in accordance with planning.
  • Lead and provide input on reviews, risk register, change control register, stakeholder management.


Our client is a multinational and they employ more than 100,000 people in over 130 countries. Together with their subsidiaries and sister companies, they are the fourth largest, publicly traded, integrated oil and gas company in the world. In the Netherlands, they operate through independent subsidiaries. Each of them has their own unique history, distinctive expertise and clientele, but they are all guided in their day-to-day activities by the four cornerstone behaviours of the organisation wide attitude. These form the basis of their shared identity: boldness, listening, mutual support and cross-functionality. They all contribute to power the way the world moves and works, and serve their customers with technologically advanced products that improve the quality of life.


Selectum has been bringing clients and technicians together for 20 years, for both temporary and permanent contracts. We have a wide range of experience in guiding highly skilled technical professionals coming from abroad to start working in the Netherlands. We will assist you through all kinds of issues such as legislation, permit requirements and housing. Our motto is "Making it work together!". This is the basis for a long-term cooperation and we are happy to support you and your career. We offer you a competitive salary within the sector and in addition, we pay out an annual profit share and we never forget your birthday!


  • Bachelor/Master degree (e.g. environmental/engineering/technical)
  • An extensive knowledge of European and Dutch environmental regulations, legislations and policy making. Knowledge in the upcoming new environmental law (Omgevingswet), Experience as a Permit Manager in large infrastructural projects and State Coördinated Procedures (EIA and environmental permitting processes). Experience in complex multi-stakeholder management and participation processes.
  • Communication skills(verbal and written): sensitivity, negotiation, diplomacy, networking. Good understanding of the energy business and CC(U)S value chain, a well-developed political administrative sense, diplomatic and able to take direction.
  • Self-driven, proactive, problem solving, critical thinker, creative spirit, with strong teamwork ethics
  • Fluent in Dutch & English


Are you interested to know more about this challenging position? And are you a Permitting Lead with experience in the upstream sector? Please click the apply button and send us your CV. For any further information you can contact us via or call Lennaert van Zon, +31 70 324 28 00.

Interesse in de vacature: Permitting Lead?

Selectum b.v.
Benoordenhoutseweg 23
2596 BA Den Haag
070 – 324 28 00