Petrochemical, Chemical & Fertiliser, Oil & Gas, Construction & Infrastructure
seeking on behalf of our client an experienced CONTRACTS ADVISOR to
join our clientâs Project
Management team based in Saudi Arabia on a long-term
Contract development and administration functions.
Work both independently and part of a team to
support all contract related tasks for all projects.
Expected to look at contractual issues objectively
and resolve disputed change orders in proactive manner and achieve
BS in LAW/contracts management and a higher degree is preferred.
OVERALL EXPERIENCE: 15 years of specialized contracting experience in design, consultancy, Joint Ventures, and
construction contracts/agreements related to refining and the petrochemical
industries, such that the incumbent is clearly recognized as an expert in this
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS: Excellent Englishcommunication skills (verbaland written) and no second language is required.
Must have expert understanding of contract administration principle and best
OTHER: Dynamic attitudetowards process improvements
Flexible to work in multinational teamsand mobilize to different locations including remote areas as
Develop/ review differenttypes of contracts/agreements for the projects.
Administer the contracts and ensure all terms and conditions are implemented by all projects.
Develop review contracting strategy & plan for differenttypes of projects.
Conduct market analysis to determine the best type of contractfor the project and provide
Implement client Procurement Manualfor all contracts and consciously monitor
Develop/review changeorder packages and ensure compliance to related guidelines
Develop/review negotiation strategies for change orders.
Participate in negotiation meetings for all change orders.
Ensure implementation of the supplierperformance evaluation by project teams.
Conduct/participate in counselling sessionswith low performing contractors and log
the required actions.
Provide contracting consultations to project teamsto resolve any issues/ disputes.
Provide feedback to projectteams regarding contractterms and conditions to avoid occurrence of disputes or breach to the contract.
Develop/review contract amendments.
Perform contract closeoutactions upon projectcompletion.
Prepare/review contracting reportsto management.