Company: Petroplan London
Skills: Contracts Engineer
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Paris, Île-de-France, France

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.

Purpose of the role:

To manage sourcing and contract management activities from RFP (Request for Proposal) through post contract award for a large EPC contract.

Key responsibilities:

  • Execute sourcing activities using systems, i.e. Ariba OneSource, including:
    • develop of bid packages and bid evaluation plans
    • perform bidders' due diligence
    • handle bid clarifications
    • carry out bid proposal evaluations
    • compile supporting documentation for recommendations to award
  • Execute post-award contract management and administration, including:
    • Contract correspondence
    • resolution of general queries
    • support timely supplier invoice approvals/queries resolution
    • support negotiation and process supplier variation order requests
    • conduct/support commercial and contractual negotiations
  • Support the development and delivery of Local Content strategies to ensure requirements are incorporated into the sourcing process.
  • Carry out all procurement activities in compliance with processes and procedures.

Key experience required:

  • Knowledge and experience (>10 years) of EPC contracts of > $500M
  • Experience of evaluation of RFPs for EPC contracts
  • Experience of contract drafting and letter writing
  • Experience of executing of EPC contracts
  • Experience of EPC post award contract management


Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects in over forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national corporations, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information on how Petroplan can help you, please feel free to visit our About Us page here;

Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

  • Project management & engineering
  • Quality management 
  • Project controls & services
  • Subsea & pipelines
  • Supply chain management
  • Construction & commissioning
  • Logistics & procurement
  • Start-up management
  • Discipline engineering
  • Operations & production
  • Process engineering
  • Maintenance operations 
  • HSE
  • Well engineering & drilling

Please visit us at for further information on our services and current vacancies.