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Senior Contracts Specialist - Subsea

  • Job reference: 917604
  • Location: Perth, Western Australia
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 03/01/2018

Responsible for preparation, management and closeout of pipelines/subsea contracts and purchase orders in accordance with corporate, business unit and JV requirements for the Project.

This position is responsible for delivering in four key areas:

1) tendering activities including preparation of tender packages, evaluating proposals, making award recommendations and preparing contract/PO documents,

2) contract administration and supplier management from award through close-out,

3) liaison and collaboration with corporate and business unit Supply Chain leadership, and

4) engaging with contractors/suppliers to ensure their activities fully comply with contractual requirements.

This position participates in forming the Project contract strategy for the pipelines/subsea scope, and leads the contract administration process. Areas that may be covered by this position include engineering, major supply contracts, construction, transportation, installation and commissioning.

Experience & Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering, Supply Chain or other relevant discipline.
* 15+ years of experience with contract administration on major offshore oil or gas projects.
* 5+ years of experience as a Senior Contract Specialist dealing with Subsea contracts on capital projects in excess of $1B.
* Proficient in written and spoken English.
* Able to work in groups.
* Strong communicator.


* Ability to adapt to an ever-changing environment.
* Strong planning and organizational skills.
* Additional professional certification, such as P.E. or C.P.M. preferred.

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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.