Company: Raeburn Recruitment
Skills: Contracts Engineer
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
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.

Reaburn Recruitment are assisting our client, an Oil & Gas Service Company, with a requirement for a Contracts Engineer to support their Well Engineering team. Our client are willing to consider this on a staff or contract basis and the position will be based Aberdeen city centre.

Reporting to the Wells Subcontracts Team Lead, the Contracts Engineer will manage all sub-contract activities related to designated Well Engineering operations in the support of all activities for the UK and Africa region.
Working in a busy and stimulating operational environment the Contracts Engineer is required to work on their own initiative; dealing directly with all key business stakeholders to execute required subcontracts and contractual documents. In conjunction with other team members, the wider company Supply Chain organisation and the Wells Subcontracts Team Lead the Contracts Engineer will be required to articulate the commercial planning of well operations and develop suitable strategies based on subcontract conditions of contract. The main duties of the role will include:
- Inputting to and updating the subcontracts plan, ensuring that it is delivered and any tendering activity is listed on the FPAL forward work plan
- Developing of subcontract strategy papers and plans for designated client well operations
- Preparing, issuing and managing Invitation to Tender (ITT) packages covering objective evaluation and award
- Preparing and issuing to the selected contractors approved contracts and dealing with subsequent contract amendments
- Working with the Business Services lines to negotiate Master Services Agreement subcontract terms with suppliers in line

The ideal applicant will preferably have a degree in Law or QS however extensive experience in a similar role in tendering, awarding, managing and negotiating contracts and subcontracts is acceptable. Applicants will have solid working knowledge of LOGIC based terms and conditions and working knowledge of various remuneration models.

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.

Established in 1981, Raeburn has more than 34 years’ experience supporting our clients in the UK and international Oil & Gas and Petro-Chemical Industries.




Raeburn is built upon a solid foundation of experience and genuine hands on appreciation of our client’s project and operational developments - from the very first generation of UKCS offshore platforms to onshore refineries, tension leg platforms, pipeline and subsea completions, deep water projects, FPSO developments and de-commissioning projects, Raeburn have effectively supported our clients at all stages of their UKCS and international upstream and downstream projects and operational requirements with qualified and experienced multi-disciplined personnel.




Our combined knowledge of worldwide Oil & Gas & Petro-Chemical projects both onshore and offshore, operations and standards, our unmatched professional technical and commercial recruitment experience, pay-rolling services, access to one of the world’s largest Oil & Gas & Petro-Chemical specific databases, and our proven experience in the fields of international Visa, Work Permits, Payroll and Taxation management, ensures that Raeburn are best placed to support our clients with their recruitment needs, and provide support and advice on industry related matters.




Raeburn are fully committed to supporting our clients with all their recruitment and on-boarding requirements, and have the scalable structure, experience and dedication to provide a high quality, unrivalled and professional services enhancing efficiency and adding value to our clients’ businesses.




Raeburn have an outstanding track record of delivery for the Oil & Gas & Petro-Chemical industry’s major operators, service companies and contractors at all stages of their developments both in the UK and internationally. We are aware of the ever changing recruitment market and the need to ensure we are pro-active in the delivery of recruitment services provided to our clients, specifically in terms of legislation, technology and contractual demands.




Raeburn’s growing success is built upon our knowledge and expertise within the Oil & Gas and Petro-Chemical industries delivering the very highest of standards and reliability in sourcing the very best talent available in the market. Raeburn’s management and our teams of dedicated recruitment professionals are committed entirely to delivery and support for our clients now and in the future.