Contracts & Procurement Team Lead


Contracts and Procurement Team Lead will be responsible ensuring that all contracts are executed and managed to secure the best possible commercial outcomes for the African Development.

  • Tendering, execution and post award management of wells contracts.
  • Overall process and coordination of all required participants in the C&P process.
  • Developing and improving the capability of the C&P team through coaching and mentoring.
  • Developing contracting strategies and securing multi-discipline consensual support for sourcing plans and strategies.
  • Reviewing specifications and Scope of Work for completeness which enables technical functions to translate their requirements into a clearly articulated expression of commercial intent.
  • Incorporation of local content requirements in the contracting process.
  • Developing, compiling and conducting of pre-qualification exercises, invitation to tender documentation and evaluation of tenders received.

You will be a Contracts & Procurement professional with experience in a onshore greenfield project environment and will be able to demonstrate experience and skills in the following areas:

  • Proven well/drilling services contracts experience
  • Formulation and negotiation experience of complex contracts
  • Risk Management and Change Management.
  • Expert understanding of legal and commercial issues in C&P.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with diverse business drivers and variables.
  • Proven team leadership skills including coaching and mentoring.
  • Stakeholder management skills to work with partners, Government officials, project teams and contractors.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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