Contract Engineer - Offshore Wind Foundations

  • Negotiable
  • France Ile De France Paris
  • Contract
  • Alternative & Renewable Energy
  • Offshore Wind
Our client, a major company in energy sector, is looking for a Contract Engineer - Offshore Wind Foundations.
  • Location: Paris
  • Duration: 1 year renewable
  • Start: asap
Main activities:

1 - Organize the market consultation & negotiate fabrication contracts (with capacity reservation) for offshore foundations / structures:

Prepare tender deliverables,
Administrate and run the call for tender,
Qualify suppliers,
Negotiate contractual terms and conditions / variations in agreements,
Present outcomes to management.
Deliverables = Memos/Presentation + Negotiated contracts (Agreement & Exhibit) for offshore wind foundation fabrication

2 - Support the procurement strategy for OFW foundations

Consolidate market intelligence for this procurement segment
Consolidate supplier intelligence for foundations suppliers
Run multidisciplinary workshops (structural engineers, legal experts, project engineers)
Deliverables = Memos/Presentation

Main activities shall be manage like a project to execute (timelines, costs, quality, sustainability / HSE) in an international context.

  • Fair knowledge of energy-related challenges and industrial construction techniques.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills, ability to work cross-functionally, flexibility.
  • Graduated from an engineering or business school - Bachelor’s degree as minimum.
  • Experience in complex construction contracts negotiation,
  • Proficiency in Power BI is welcome
  • English speaking is mandatory. French and Chinese is a plus.
  • Analytical and synthesis abilities, rigor.
  • Strong contractual background & skills
  • Robust understanding of industrial projects in Oil&Gas or Renewables energies.
  • Strong Knowledge in EPC / FIDIC contracts
  • Contractual and commercial negotiations with industrial equipment manufacturers and/or major construction project stakeholders.
  • Minimum 8/10 years of demonstrated experience in industrial procurement / contracts engineering, ideally in the energy sector

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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