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Senior Contracts Engineer - Tanzania

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Senior Contracts Engineer - Tanzania

On behalf of a major oil & gas operator, WRS are looking for a Senior Contracts Engineer to work in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania on a contract, rotational basis. This will be 12 month renewable contract, working on an 8/2 rotation, paying a day rate in USD.

The role will be supporting the construction of a major pipeline and associated infrastructure/facilities. You will work as a member of the construction team and report to the Contracts Lead with daily coordination with the construction management team.
Job Duties include:
  • Liaise with Contracts Lead to ensure the contract’s related procedures are implemented.
  • Day to day contract administration, change management and claims quantification / processing (including reviewing contractor claims and building counter claims)
  • Contract schedule management and input into project changes impacting execution together with clarity of engineering / construction changes and remeasurement of Bills of Quantities in accordance with the contract.
  • Support the Contracts Lead in the implementation of the day-to-day contracts management tools for both reporting and tracking.
  • To provide the relevant inputs for the weekly/monthly Contracts/Change Order reports
  • Contribute to preparation, analysis, update and follow up of the C&P planning
Ideal candidate will have:
  • Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying, Law, Commercial or Engineering.
  • Minimum 15 years of experience with at least 7 years in Oil & Gas Industry with excellent post contract administration experience with similar large-scale projects & environment.
  • Previous experience working for an Oil & Gas operator
  • Broad Contracts and Project experience (both commercial and contractual).
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the C&P process.
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural business environment