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Vacancy information

Seaway 7, the Renewables & Heavy Lifting business unit within Subsea 7, is seeking to hire a Contracts Engineer due to ongoing project activity globally.  

Based in our Zoetermeer office in the Netherlands this is a full-time staff position. 

Description of Function:

The Contracts Engineer supports the Project Management in drafting and reviewing all contract documentation and correspondence.

Key responsibilities:

  • Support Project Manager(s) on all commercial and contractual matters.
  • Define contractual strategy and ensure adherence to such strategy during the Project.
  • Ensure compliance with all contractual procedures
  • Monitor all project correspondence for commercial and contractual relevant matters
  • Supervise the entire project administration process and maintain correspondence registers, always in anticipation of potential claims.
  • Draft commercial and contractual project correspondence.
  • Claims management.
  • Participate in project meetings and ensure adequate administrational follow up
  • Liaise with legal department on behalf of the project team where required
  • Provide day to day legal advice to the Project team.
  • Provide commercial/contractual/legal input for project close-outs.

Qualifications & Capability:

  • A business law education at university level or equivalent.
  • Adequate experience in similar position in the same industry (offshore engineering/ renewables)
  • Knowledge of UK Law and preferably German Law
  • Good Command of verbal and written English. Dutch / German would be advantageous
  • Excellent computer skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Accurate and structured
  • Team player

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