Sr. C&P Engineer, Projects & Operations

Posted 10 months ago by Genel Energy
Location Erbil Job Type Permanent
Salary Sector Engineering, Oil & Gas

Position Summary:

Genel Energy is an independent E&P company listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange Headquartered in London with offices in Ankara, Erbil, Morocco & Somaliland, Genel is one of the largest London-listed independent oil producers and is the largest holder of reserves and resources in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.

The Sr. C&P Engineer, Projects & Operations role will report to the Supply Chain Manager. The purpose of this role is to provide effective C&P support to the Projects Management and Engineering and Operations teams.

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Key Accountabilities:

• Tendering, execution and post award management of contracts.

• Work closely with and provide support to Projects Management & Engineering and Operations teams

• Lead development and execution of contracting strategies for key Projects contracts including FEED/EPC and securing multi-discipline consensual support for sourcing plans and strategies.

• Working together with the KRI SCM Manager to execute Operations support contracts of higher complexity such as crude oil transportation.

• Responsible for management of tender process and associated approvals.

• Identifying, evaluating, and resolving contracting issues during the EPC / FEED phase of the Contract..

• Assure compliance across the BU in adherence to Genel Energy KRI procedures, JVA, PSC and Local and International Law, and support all internal and external business audit requirements.

• Developing, compiling and conducting of pre-qualification exercises, invitation to tender documentation and evaluation of tenders received.

• Reviewing specifications and scope of work documents for commercial appropriateness which enables technical functions to translate their requirements into a clearly articulated expression of commercial intent.

• Incorporation of local content requirements in the contracting process.

• Actively seek opportunities to drive cost reduction and savings in all aspects of company spend.

Key Success Factors:

The successful candidate will be a good cultural fit within Genel and will be able to demonstrate a genuine commitment to the Genel Energy values of Integrity, Accountability, Respect, Collaboration and Ingenuity.

Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

• Significant proven oil and gas contracting experience of 5 to 10 years.

• Formulation and negotiation experience of a cross section of complex contracts and specifically in EPC project context.

• Strong commercial background in pre and post contract award management and have worked on major projects.

• Complete understanding of legal and commercial issues.

• International exposure within an oil and gas operating environment.

• The following academic qualifications are advantageous:

  o Degree in a business, engineering or management related subject.

  o CIPS / RICS professional certification.

• Formulating, evaluating and negotiating complex contracts.

• Handling of multiple tasks simultaneously.

• Good analytical skills.

• English language and numeracy skills.

• High level of competency with the Microsoft suite of applications

Internal & External Interaction:

• Internally the candidate will be expected to work supportively and actively collaborate with all disciplines and functions whether in London, Ankara or at any Genel Energy locations in the KRI.

• External interaction with Government and Regulatory authorities as well as suppliers and contractors.

• Works independently with a minimal level of supervision and knows when to seek support.

• Active contributor to the decision-making process, able to deliver against agreed actions when decisions are made.

• Treats others with respect and acts with integrity.

• Engages with and contributes to the local community