Contract Advisor

Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. Chevron explores, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes fuels and other energy products; manufactures and sells petrochemical products; generates power; and develops future energy resources. Chevron values integrity, trust, diversity and ingenuity.

The Chevron Business Support Center located in Buenos Aires (Puerto Madero), Argentina, is accepting online applications for the position of Contract Advisor. Successful candidates will join the Procurement Shared Services Center, which is initiating operations in Buenos Aires in 2019. The Procurement Shared Services Center will be part of a successful multifunction service center with a workforce of more than 500 employees that delivers business services and solutions across the globe since 2006.

Key Job Responsibilities:

This position supports development and implementation of IT and Professional Services Contracts, International Master Agreements, upstream agreements, service orders including drafting, negotiation and execution following Corporate contracting policies and procedures. The position will also support advancement of the procurement function through development, improvement and implementation of procurement practices.

Required Experience and Qualifications:

• BS degree in Business Administration, International Trade/ technical related field.

• At least 3 years of professional and analytical experience.

• Experience in creating new contracts, renewing existing contracts and negotiating contracts with new and existing suppliers.

• Fluency on completing appropriate technical and commercial analysis to procure a variety of services at the best overall conditions.

• Ability to support multiple contracting requests for various operating companies across Chevron.

• Experienced and familiar in negotiating and preparing contracts/service orders.

• Understanding of business drivers and ability to develop work and execution plans to meet objectives.

• Demonstrated ability to utilize all the tools and processes to evaluate multiple options for solutions.

• Application of critical thinking & guidance to complex contracts and ability to demonstrate practical application of contracting principles.

• Collaboration with business stakeholders and category management to manage a portfolio of contracts and unplanned contract work.

• Knowledge of contracting principals, processes, standard contract forms, bidding and drafting.

• Management of the process of gathering and validating required information from business representative, suppliers and procurement peers required for contracts and service orders.

• In-depth knowledge application of contracting terminology and terms and conditions for various contracting requests.

• Demonstrated ability to build team consensus and ability to work effectively and collaboratively in multi-discipline and multi-cultural environment.

• Interface with Professionals, Project Managers, Business Representatives, Category Managers and other Stakeholders regarding contracting and overall procurement opportunities.

• Strong communication skills (verbal and written) and ability to proactively to communicate with suppliers and internal customers.

• Demonstrated ability to identify contractual risks, analyze trade-offs, develop risk mitigation and provide guidance on contractual issues.

• Advanced English level. Candidates selected for an interview will be required to complete an English assessment test.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a new operation, getting involved in a new project and living the energetic and challenging environment of a startup! The company offers a competitive base pay, annual variable compensation, work from home program, family health premium plan, supplemental life insurance, day care subsidy, English lessons and Educational Assistance Program.

Tipo de trabajo: Permanente

Ciudad: CABA

País: Argentina