Contracts Manager

02 February 2018


Petroplan are seeking an experienced Contracts Manager with prior working knowledge of managing a large scale EPC contracts for major Projects within the US.

Job Overview
The Contracts Manager will be responsible for managing both the EPC and various sub-contractors for the Owner/Client on a major petro-chem Project in the Gulf Coast region. Will be responsible for assisting with the PMT (Project Management Team) in all aspects of contracts administration.


  • Managing day-to-day contractual needs for the EPC and various subcontractors
  • Advise the PMT on all contract matters
  • Review and ensure accuracy for all invoices submitted for approval
  • Draft, evaluate, negotiate and execute contracts
  • Deveop RFP's and oversee process
  • Maintain supplier relationships and act as SME (Subject Matter Expert) for all contractual matters
  • Complete contract close-out, extension or renewal as appropriate

Experience / Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree - Preferably in Supply Chain / Engineering / Construction / Business
  • Minimum of 10 x yrs experience required within Oil & Gas / Petro-Chem field
  • Minimum of 5 x yrs experience working as a Contracts Manager
  • Preference to candidates with an Owner/Operator background
  • Excellent negotiation skills along with communication, problem solving and decision making abilities
  • Ideal candidate will have professional certification such as; CPM - CPSM - PMP - etc.

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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