Recruitment specialists since 1980

Recruiter NameMelanie Wood
Industry OIL & GAS, Contracts
SalarySalary negotiable
BenefitsNegotiable. Please quote what salary you would be looking for when applying.
Locations UK, EUROPE, London and the South East
Contract TypePermanent





Our Client, a Major international Oil and Gas, design and construction contractor is looking to appoint a Head of Contract Management into their Surrey office.


This is a great opportunity with one of the largest turnkey engineering & construction Companies within the Oil and Gas industry. Our Client is also a leader in the supply of engineering, procurement and construction services with distinctive capabilities in the design and execution of large-scale offshore projects.



  • Expertise in Contract Management is essential as is previous experience of offshore
  • Experience of contract negotiation for offshore installations specifically
  • Candidates need to be a qualified lawyer



  • Report directly to the Company’s Managing Director.
  • Manage a small team of Contracts Advisors.
  • Liaise/negotiate with external customers, partners, suppliers, subcontractors.
  • Perform contracts analysis and research as well as contracts review, qualification, drafting and negotiation.
  • Day to day advice and support to the Company’s internal clients in the areas of tendering activities, project execution and procurement.
  • Liaise with other Company and Corporate support functions (Finance, Tax, Business Development, Estimating, Project Control, Insurance, Legal Affairs,…).
  • Supervise contract management activities for the London hub, covering essentially offshore works in the North, Baltic and Arctic seas area.



  • Adequate support to business (tender preparation and negotiation, projects execution).
  • Contribute to the success of commercial proposals with a distribution of risks and based on terms acceptable to the Company.
  • Support the completion of projects within time and budget; contribute to the mitigation of risks and the maximisation of profits resulting from the execution of projects.
  • Acting not only as functional expert but also and above all as trusted advisor and business partner across the Company.
  • Ensure Company’s standard contracting rules are adequately applied to all contracts, both with customers and suppliers/subcontractors, always in consideration of the perceived level of risks that each of them involves.
  • Acquire a strong knowledge of the Company’s global organisation, services and assets.
  • Manage departmental personnel and budget.



SALARY:                      Negotiable. Please quote what salary you would be looking for when applying.


BENEFITS:                 Very Close to the Station and some parking available.



We are instructed to only submit to our Client candidates whose qualifications and experience match client’s specification and must be to work within the EU/UK.


For more information please contact Melanie Wood – Director of Recruitment

on 020 8905 2250 or 

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