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  • Job reference: RMS0140896

SURF Contracts Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Stavanger
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 16/04/2014
  • Time left:
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The Company:
Oil & Gas Operator client entering an exciting phase of project and looking for key personnel.

The Role:
Evaluate and Manage Variation Order Requests (VORs) from Contractor/subcontractors. In conjunction with the site Project Team, agree additional money and man hours required for the Schedule of Rates, day work accounts, reimbursable item accounts and the like.
Assist in review and evaluation of Contractor’s Change Order Requests and formulation of Contract Changes for issue by Company.
Assist in evaluation of Contractor’s contractual claims, and recommendations for financial settlement.
Assist settlement of the Contract Final Account in cooperation with Finance & Project Services.
Assist in processing insurance claims and vendor back charges with the appropriate Company department. Support in any insurance related matters concerning loss or damage.
Provide guidance and support to Site team to ensure that Kvaerner complies with EPCm contract requirements in managing subcontracts
Responsible for all commercial and contractual activities associated with subcontracts administration.
Draft contractual correspondence, instructions, and notices to Contractor.
Review incoming and outgoing communications, instructions, transmissions between Company and Contractor to ensure contractual correctness and avoidance and/or identification of potential contractual and/or commercial problems.
Attend progress meetings, and ensure that the minutes reflect an unbiased record of the discussions and issues addressed.
Evaluate commercial effects of any Site Instructions issued by Company to the Contractor.
Ensure accurate and comprehensive Contract records and reports are produced and maintained for Site Instructions, Contract Change Requests, Contracts Changes (actual and foreseen), and any supporting communications or documentation.
Assist preparation of the Contract (contractual and commercial) Close Out Report.
General support and reporting to the C&P Lead in Stavanger

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Business or Engineering degree, or equivalent with a minimum of 10 years experience in management of high value oil and gas project subcontracts & contracts is a pre-requisite for the position. Quantity Surveying experience will be added advantage. Experience in evaluating & managing VORs in re-measurement type of contracts and experience in norms & rates based contracts is a MUST.
The candidates shall be senior experienced professionals familiar with contracting/procurement roles in major capital or brownfield projects. Candidates will have experience with high value engineering and fabrication contracts.
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