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Contracts Advisor

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Houston
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 05/10/2011
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The Company:
Our client, an international major oil and gas operator, seeks a Contracts Advisor to join their team.

The Role:
The primary responsibility of this position is to develop and manage contracts in Business Unit (BU).

• This position will serve as the point of contact for both internal customers as well as the suppliers regarding all contractual issues.
• This position is expected to work as a team with another Contracts Analyst to support one of the 9 departments in BU and assist in driving Category Management principles in BU.

• The Contract Analyst is expected to maintain some market knowledge of the assigned services and ensure that BU is receiving fair value
• Develop BU Contracts and associated commercial documents to implement Contracting Plans
• Manage the tendering activities associated with Contracts sourcing.
• Manage and Administer Contracts after award - Manages commercial claims and disputes associated with Contracts
• Assist in the development/review specifications, statements of work, performance terms, and/or acceptance criteria with internal customers
• Maintain contract workspace in ACW and assist in periodic contract review process
• Support Strategic Contracting Team Lead in providing analysis and suggestions for change and removes barriers to success

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Bachelors Degree with 3 years in contracting experience or High School Graduate with 10+ Years of Directly related experience
• 3+ Years of Direct Contracting Development and Management experience with higher level degree
• Experience in effectively negotiating contracts working with Legal and with suppliers.
• Completing appropriate technical and commercial analysis to procure a variety of services at the best overall conditions.

Technical Skill:
Contract preparation, bid preparation, Ariba contracts, e-Sourcing, Knowledge of risk sharing with contractors

Communication:
Demonstrates ability to clearly convey concepts and objectives orally; in presentations and in technical reports; both with all internal company stakeholders as well as externally.

Business Acumen:
• Understanding of business drivers and ability to develop work and execution plans to meet objectives.
• Demonstrated ability to utilize decision analysis tools and processes to evaluate multiple op
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