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Recruiter NameSuzanne Wood
Industry OIL & GAS, Contracts
SalarySalary negotiable
Locations UK, London and the South East
Contract TypePermanent

Our Client, a Major international Oil and Gas, design and construction contractor is urgently seeking a Junior Contracts Advisor. This is a great opportunity with one of the largest turnkey E & C 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.
6 months to 3 years’ experience in a legal or contracts role
Graduate with a degree in law is preferred. However, candidates with diploma in law and relevant experience in contracts management and negotiation will be considered
Knowledge of legal principles, obligations, responsibility of international contracts law/English law. Review and qualify or draft different types of Contracts
Full comprehension of all legal obligations and responsibilities arising out of the contracts entered into by a Company.
Have knowledge of the industry standard contracts (FIDIC, LOGIC, BIMCO, etc.)
Capability to evaluate a 
Capability to persuade the counterparty and to understand negotiable and not negotiable items. 
Experience in contracts negotiation in the commercial arena/Oil & Gas will be an asset.
The right candidate will have excellent interpersonal/communication skills, be motivated, enthusiastic and a good team player 
Highly disciplined approach to work required
Ability to plan and organise the work to meet tight deadlines
Responsive and flexible work attitude, good team player
Other European language abilities highly desirable but not essential 
Prepared to travel (limited)
Prepare Contract Summaries and draft Conformity Reports on project specific basis.
Maintain a robust contracts register and ensuring control processes are complied with
Participate in meetings (with internal clients and with potential external clients, partners and subcontractors), taking notes and preparing summaries and/or Minutes of Meeting
Negotiate the contractual instruments with the counterparties in the best interests of the Company and in accordance with Company risk policies
Draft legal instruments and correspondence
Perform legal research
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.

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