Senior Contracts Specialist

  • Full Time
  • Posted 3 months ago

McDermott International, Ltd

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Job Description

Company Overview:

People power our future. That is why advancing a dynamic, inclusive environment, where everyone grows and thrives is critically important to us.

Our ingenuity fuels daily life. Together, we’ve forged some of the most trusted partnerships across the energy value chain to make what was once just an idea a reality: laying subsea infrastructure thousands of feet below sea level, installing offshore platforms hundreds of miles from shore, and using our expertise to design and build offshore wind infrastructure.

For more than 100 years, we’ve been making the impossible possible. Today, we’re driving the energy transition with more than 30,000 of the brightest minds across 54 countries.

Here, what you do matters.

Job Overview:

McDermott has an immediate openings in Qatar for Senior Contracts Specialists with a background in EPCI projects. The Contracts Specialist will support the Project Contracts Manager in providing the contractual and commercial oversight over the relevant contractual and commercial project functional groups to ensure contract compliance, overall commercial integrity and timely delivery.


Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

Provide support to Contracts Manager as the contract and commercial liaison between the functional groups, ensuring arcuate contractual data is used.
Provide appropriate support and guidance to the Contracts Manager and the project team for the effective management and administration of the Prime Contract and interaction with the Client consistent with McDermott’s practices and procedural guidelines.
Asist the Contracts Manager to drive the change management process by identifying and pursuing opportunities for positive change to the project
Reports directly to the Project Contracts Manager who in turn reports to the Project Manager who has overall responsibility for delivery of the project within the required cost and schedule constraints.
The Contracts Specialist will receive functional direction and support from the Director of Contract Management.


Essential Qualifications and Education:

Minimum of 5-10 years working experience preferably in Offshore, Subsea, or Onshore Oil and Gas related projects.
Extensive experience in complex lump sum projects.
Preferred English speaking and writing fluently.
Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Contractual and commercial knowledge to ensure contract compliance, overall commercial integrity and timely delivery
Fluent in the creation and editing of all Microsoft Office Suite documents.
Foster an environment of teamwork to maintain high group morale and cooperation.
Ability to multi-task, with excellent organizational and time management skills to achieve project goals.
Excellent Interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Good technical background and knowledge of oil and gas construction industry.

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