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  • Job reference: RMS0100727

Senior Contracts Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 06/10/2011
  • Time left:
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The Role:
To provide contracting and procurement support to Britannia Operator Limited.

• Identify, develop and deliver financial savings and value creation for designated BOL business partners by developing contracting strategies for ongoing activities through application of supply chain management skills and techniques.

• Manage a portfolio of contracts that supports the operational business need.

• Manage processes for developing and implementing contracts, obtaining best value for BOL by leveraging synergy opportunities from parent companies.

• Ensure that all contracts are managed in accordance with BOL policies and procedures.

• Co-ordinate commercial activities relative to on-going contractual support e.g. rate reviews, contract amendments etc.

• Develop and maintain excellent business relations through a highly collaborative interface with the business partners and parent companies, as well as key service providers.

• Be a champion of business process and effective change management through the application of active contract management. Provide ongoing commercial support to functional contract managers.

• Be an active supporter of knowledge sharing opportunities within the contracts team.

• Approve and give functional guidance on all ad hoc commitment requirements.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Proven knowledge of commercial frameworks

• Excellent contract drafting skills

• Mature negotiation skills

• Knowledge of integrated supply chain organisation

• Flexible and creative approach with willingness to embrace change

• Self-motivated, enthusiastic with ability to work as part of a Team

• Ability to foster mature / excellent working relationships with Key Service Providers

• Strong communication/interpersonal skills with the ability to influence across functional lines.

• Good presentation skills

• Knowledge of EU legislation as it applies to procurement of goods and services

• Demonstrate ethical integrity

• Fully competent in SAP


• Qualified to degree level

And / Or,

• 10 years experience as a minimum within an Oil & Gas company, in a supply chain/procurement/contracting environment(s)
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