Head of Capital Projects

Head of Capital Projects (New Projects) for one of the largest MNC Chemical companies operating in India.

Stellar is executing this search for one of the most respected Specialty Chemicals Company globally which has been servicing the agricultural and industrial sectors for over a century with innovative solutions and applications. It is a multi-billion Dollar corporation now employing over a 5000 people.

The Role:


The role is based out of Bangalore. The candidate will help develop cost estimation including capital, operation cost and raw material cost at the early project stage to support the business decision process and also actively participate in the process development pilot study (if any) as a team member to understand the technology for future capital project management.


He/she is expected to help define the project scope and ensure the process technology is smoothly transferred to the contract manufacturing partner.

As a leader of the project, follow capital deployment process to ensure all deliverable are in good quality to support the process of authorization for expenditure.

Expected to monitor the project execution including any scope and design changes, and expenditure of the capital and provide support to ensure safe and timely implementation at toller site.

Expected to provide necessary support to assure a smooth startup, and transition to the manufacturing teams.


Suitable candidates with over 10 + years of relevant work experience who can manage the organizations capital project development and execution at the various sites the company has as per the expectations of various stakeholders and manage inherent challenges with respect to quality assurance of project implementation may apply for this role.

The suitable candidate will possess:

  • A B.Sc or above in Chemical Engineering or automation/ instrumentation/electricity engineering.
  • Prior experience in the complete lifecycle of Plant from development to execution to completion is a must.
  • Prior experience in managing 10 Million$ + projects a must
  • Background Knowledge in Plant economics and cost engineering a must.



Varun Sinha, Engagement Manager