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Contracts Analyst

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Contracts / Supply Chain / Legal / Commercial / Quantity Surveying
  • Date posted: 06/07/2018
  • Job reference: VR/43798
This vacancy has now expired.
Our Client is looking to hire a Contracts Analyst on a contract basis based in Aberdeen, UK. Therefore suitable candidates will reside in or near Aberdeen, UK.

Only those with the Right to Work in the UK should apply. Raeburn do not have the ability to provide visa sponsorship, therefore current valid ability to work in the UK is required.

Job Summary:
1) Provide proactive commercial and contract management services to proponent groups, ensuring that all work is completed in compliance with corporate standards whilst meeting all regional requirements
2) Proactively manage assigned commercial contracts to ensure that Nexen is receiving the best value from its external supply relationships.
3) Develop strong working relationships with proponent groups, and assigned supplier representatives.

Knowledge/Skills/Experience:
1) Relevant experience in a contracting environment within the oil and gas industry
2) Previous experience in contracting in Africa would be preferred.
3) Solid understanding of the oil and gas industry supply chain market and its contracting principles and practices
4) Full understanding of current UK/EU procurement legislation and the compliance requirements in terms of Supply Chain
5) High level of Commercial awareness and fully developed analytical skills in terms of contractual costs
6) Comprehensive understanding of contractual risk allocation
7) Highly developed facilitation and negotiation skills
8) Extensive experience in post award contract management
9) Ability to work on own initiative
10) Ability to perform effectively under pressure
11) Assertiveness/Ability to articulate clearly
12) Numerate, analytical and logical
13) Good organisational skills
14) Effective relationship-builder at all levels, internally and externally


Qualifications/Training:
1) Degree qualified or equivalent