Senior Contract and Procurement Advisor -Plant and Equipment

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1193284

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Oil & Gas - LNG

Function Budget / Cost Control

Job Type Contract

Date Added August 27, 2023

Airswift are a Global Manpower Provider specializing in the Energy, Infrastructure & IT sectors. Present in more than 70 countries around the world, our reach, and capabilities in the markets we service is unparalleled in the industry.

Airswift are currently seeking a Senior Contract and Procurement Advisor Australian Operations with Project experience in O&G working to support a Major Energy Industry. Candidates with Oil and Gas or Energy experience will be considered.

  • Location: Perth CBD 
  • Duration: 24 months 
  • Competitive salary

About the Role:

The Snr. C&P Adviser (Australian Operations) will work closely with stakeholders in Australian Operations (Operations) to provide contracting and procurement support across Australian Operations. The opportunity includes developing and post award management of both long-term Outline Agreements and Stand Alone Contracts for specific scopes.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage Outline Agreements across the Australian Operations Portfolio with opportunities in categories such as:
    • Plant and Equipment / MRO
    • Logistics
    • Implementation Services
    • Property Services  
    • HSE
    • Quality
  • Provide C&P Advice to the Australian Operations businesses.
  • Support in the development of meeting operational readiness needs of the Australian Greenfield assets.
  • Lead the negotiations to establish new Outline Agreements, commercial claims and disputes   
  • Supporting Contract Representatives in vendor performance reviews and meeting post award requirements.
  • Partners with Legal and other support functions to ensure compliance with all applicable regulatory requirements, policies, and procedures, both internal and external.
  • Monitors savings and overall performance during the contracting lifecycle.
  • Supports opportunities around maximizing local content and indigenous engagement with the community and suppliers.
  • Manage time and materials contracts within the operations group
  • Support asset maintenance teams with contractor engagement and management
  • Proven experience in delivery against Category Strategies
  • Lead and drive commercial and contracting outcomes in the designated portfolio area.
  • Lead and drive compliance for procurement activities across C&P function and throughout as a subject matter expert in procurement processes and systems.


Skills & Experience:

  • Strong understanding of Oil and Gas operations and accountabilities
  • Strong history of working in a fast-paced dynamic and changing operations environment
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Takes action to deliver the best possible results while assuming ownership and accountability with strong partnership with stakeholders and suppliers.
  • Adapt to new situations to take advantage of emerging opportunities or to optimize current ways of working. 

If you would like to be considered for the position, please apply direct to this advertisement with your CV & contact details.

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