Senior Contracts Advisor

Location: Base - Aberdeen
Salary: Competitive
Closing Date: July 2018

Stena Drilling Limited currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Contracts Advisor to join our team, based from our drilling headquarters, in Aberdeen. We are looking for an experienced Contracts professional, with extensive previous experience working with/for a drilling contractor or oil company.

Stena Drilling offer a competitive package and motivating working environment.

Some of the main duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Responsible for assisting in planning and implementing of contractual activities, and for all activities related to contract administration.
• Co-ordinate handling of all tenders following submission, up to Contract award.
• Perform Contract/Subcontract negotiation in conjunction with other members of the Commercial Team.
• Administer existing and any variations to Contracts for the Drilling Rigs, Projects and Shipyard contracts.
• Co-ordinate any legal advice required during tendering, negotiations and disputes.
• Perform routine contract reviews to ensure that any variations are formalised.

Required Skills & Experience:

• Extensive experience in previous role for Oil Company or Offshore Drilling Contractor

• Knowledge of English Law and Drilling Contracts

• Ability to work in a fast-changing environment and in situations of ambiguity.

• Suitable applicants should have excellent negotiation and inter-personable skills, and possess the ability to work independently when required.


• Higher Education/Degree Qualified

• Business or law degree is a plus with experience in upstream Oil & Gas industry with similar companies and within the drilling sector