Contract Advisor Full-time Job

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Work both independently and as part of a team to support all contract-related tasks.

Review contractual issues objectively and proactively resolve disputed change orders to achieve appropriate resolutions.

Develop and review different types of contracts and agreements for projects.

Administer the contracts and ensure that all terms and conditions are implemented by all projects.

Develop and review contracting strategies and plans for different types of projects.

Conduct market analysis to determine the best type of contract for the project and provide alternatives.

Implement the This Company Procurement Manual for all contracts and monitor its implementation.

Develop and review change order packages, ensuring compliance with related guidelines and procedures.

Develop and review negotiation strategies for change orders.

Participate in negotiation meetings for all change orders.

Ensure the implementation of supplier performance evaluations by project teams.

Conduct or participate in counseling sessions with low-performing contractors and document the required actions.

Provide contracting consultations to project teams to resolve issues and disputes.

Provide feedback to project teams regarding contract terms and conditions to prevent disputes or contract breaches.

Develop and review contract amendments.

Perform contract closeout actions upon project completion.

Prepare and review contracting reports for management.

Prepare and review different types of agreements and Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) with external parties and potential Joint Ventures (JVs).


This role required candidate to permanently relocate at Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

Hold a Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering, or Law/Contracts Management from a recognized and approved program (advanced degree preferred).

Possess fifteen (15) years of specialized contracting experience in design, consultancy, Joint Ventures, and construction contracts/agreements related to refining and the petrochemical industries.

Exhibit excellent English verbal and written communication skills.

Have a solid understanding of contract administration principles and best practices.

Demonstrate a dynamic attitude towards process improvements.

Be flexible and willing to work in multinational teams and mobilize to different locations, including remote areas as needed.

Company Description
At MatchaTalent, we believe on people, beyond their job title or pay grade. We believe that everyone has their own forte, and should be given opportunities to develop themselves and to be who they truly want. We recruit with compassion and work hand-in-hand with our clients, to deliver the best possible job opportunities for our talents.