Contracts Owner


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About this job

  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Location: Perth

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 45
  • Education level: Professional Courses
  • Closing date: Sunday, 13 February 2022

About this role: Contracts Owner

About this role: Contracts Owner

On behalf of our client, a World Leading Energy Company, Brunel are presently recruiting a skilled Contracts Owner with experience in Managing Contracts/Contractors during Post Award Phase. This is a fantastic 12 month contract opportunity working in the Perth CBD!

  • Steward COEM/CHESM Process for all Maintenance Contracts and continually improve contractor performance resulting in unwavering commitment to Incident Free Operations
  • Drive capital stewardship, IMPACT Process, Operational Excellence principles and in applying strong cost control procedures, prudent capital stewardship to ensure full attainment of the business units financial performance goals, strategies and objectives as set forth in the Business and Operating Plans for your respective contracts
  • Responsible for Pre & Post Award Contract Management activities including any necessary Partner approvals related to contract value and scope change
  • Responsible for the monitoring and performance management of Maintenance related contracts
  • Assist in Implementing Maintenance Contract Strategies for your respective contracts that reduce costs and increase Contractor productivity performances for Company assets
  • Support the planning of routine and breakdown incident free maintenance activities for the ABU Assets when needed by ensuring adequate contracting philosophies and strategies
  • Manage Contractors in consultation with Turnarounds and asset specific maintenance groups
  • Ensure Contract Invoicing process is secure, accurate and meets all auditing expectations
  • Assist in implementing a Contracting Continuous Improvement process and culture within team which results in a reduction of all assets WP&B year on year
  • Lead programs and engagements to drive expectations of all Maintenance Contractor Leaders to be engaged, visible and accountable
  • Manage working relationships with contractors to ensure Company has industry benchmark contract support with HES, Productivity and timely responsiveness to the asset needs
  • Drive high performance with key contractor group by effectively implementing, managing and driving KPI performance and use of incentivised commercial models where applicable



  • 5 years’ experience in Managing Contracts/Contractors during Post Award Phase
  • Experience working with varied commercial models including profit at risk contracts and managing KPIs
  • Oil & Gas or Mining experience preferred, but not essential
  • Proven ability to handle multiple deliverables that require engagement of stakeholders at all levels within the organisation in a fast-paced team environment
  • Advise on and interpret contract requirements, obligations and risks
  • Previous commercial/contract training or relevant studies
  • Contract reporting, MS Excel and PowerPoint competencies
  • Proven ability to work in a team environment and also independently



  • Opportunity to work with this World Leading Energy Group!
  • Excellent negotiable day rate!
  • Flexible working arrangements

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning 40 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

Connecting Specialists to Pioneering Projects

How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
Apply now

Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Mandy Hobbs via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Mandy Hobbs
Brunel Energy Australia Perth
+61 8 9429 5676

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