Company: Cammach Bryant Limited
Skills: Contracts Engineer
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: United Kingdom

Our Client is looking for a Contracts Specialist on a contract basis, location in Aberdeen.



  • Ensure that all contracting and procurement activities are executed in line with the Company processes and procedures
  • Coordinate activities to ensure that contracts and agreements are placed in order to meet business requirements and support ongoing activities
  • Ensure that cost-effective and high performing contracts and agreements are delivered and managed in a professional and ethical manner
  • Ensure Company is not exposed to unnecessary contractual or commercial risk
  • Manage the procurement interface with Contractors, Suppliers, Consultants and Company in a professional and ethical manner


  • Champion HSE in all procurement activities
  • Responsible for implementation of company procurement standards, work processes and best practices in UK within Operations and Drilling teams
  • Plan, conduct and conclude complex contract negotiations
  • Prioritise tender schedules and manage workload to meet business requirements
  • Leads the tendering and evaluation process and makes recommendations to management
  • Prepare detailed Recommendation to Award papers and presentations where required
  • Draft agreements using standard templates
  • Contract management from kick off to close out
  • Provide contractual advice, support and interpretation to Operations and Drilling teams
  • Lead complex negotiations
  • Lead claim and dispute teams ensuring positive outcomes where applicable
  • Develop and implement supplier relationship performance management plans
  • Work closely with stakeholders in order to understand their needs and requirements through good communication and collaboration
  • Build and maintain network and relationships with business and regulatory partners relevant to our operated activities in the UK to secure necessary resources to achieve objectives
  • Monitor the external environment in order to identify and take advantage of immediate business opportunities to improve results within defined area of responsibility


  • Relevant university degree qualification
  • Professionally qualified i.e. CIPS
  • Typically a minimum of 10 years' experience from a relevant field/ discipline Operations and/or Drilling
  • Significant, in-depth knowledge and experience of contracts, conditions and conventions prevalent in the UKCS arena
  • Demonstrable experience of tendering, awarding and managing high risk, high value contracts and procurement across a range of requirements
  • Experienced in developing contract strategies, which have delivered overall value to the business
  • A strong understanding of stakeholders and their interests.
  • Sophisticated direct and indirect influencing skills.