- Location: Dublin
- Salary: Market related
Contracts Manager Foundations
Spencer Ogden are pleased to be partnered with a leading Energy provider, spearheading the Energy Transition, looking to diversify from and build on their Oil & Gas roots. Our partners are looking to bring on a Contracts Manager to help drive and shape the company’s growth within the industry.
As Contracts Manager, you will partner with Project Directors as Commercial Lead to optimise contracting strategies and maximise value in the procurement, contracting and negotiation process of project contracts while leading a team of Contracts Foundations Specialists. Duties in these projects will involve:
- Leading a negotiating team during demanding Contract negotiations
- Managing interfaces between internal and external stakeholders to ensure contracts are optimised for the business
- Providing direction to the evaluation team with a focus on specification review, equipment selection, commercial and negotiation strategy
You will be expected to:
- Support an integrated portfolio approach to procuring goods and services and offer advice as required
- Provide commercial input into business development, specific market analysis projects, and other transaction support activities
- Lead discussion with Procurement to devise strategy for development of competitive procurement processes
- Day-to-day management of the evaluation team with a focus on specification review, equipment selection, commercial and negotiation strategy to guarantee financeable contracts
- Attend supplier meetings/discussions and guide the team on addressing topics related to the technical & commercial aspects of the EPC or other contracts
- Provide commercial input into procurement strategies and evaluations, and develop cost optimisations
- Participate in and contribute to due diligence reports of potential acquisitions opportunities
The right candidate will have:
- 10+ relevant experience
- Proven contract management skills coupled with a track record in delivering large complex projects including providing contractual input to large offshore wind projects
- A comprehensive understanding of offshore wind projects, industry and supply chain
If you feel the above criteria applies to you, please do not hesitate to apply.
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Key Responsibilities and Duties: You will be responsible for successful project realization from early design and procurement through manufacturing and installation up tocommissioning.This will include coordination within the engineering workstream and interface management with other workstreams.You will also help in coordinating work package managers (e.g. for turbine, foundation, inner array grid, geology) and their teams regardingspecific engineering deliverables.Besides, you will make sure alignment and in-time delivery of CapEx and Risk-Budget estimate for the work packages.Compliance with project management rules and processes will be an implicit part of your role.All this will be rounded off by overall documentation of technical as well as design assumptions, decisions and risk management. Requirements: Completed studies (Diploma / Master's Degree) in Engineering, Science or a comparable background.Experience in project management for major Offshore Wind Projects as well as in leading leaders of fast-paced project environments.Proven self-starter with the ability to work across project teams and to lead by example.Able to adequately respond to dynamic situations and willing to familiarize oneself with new tasks at short notice.Proactive, curious and courageous, open to experiment with the ambition to continuously develop further.International mindset combined with excellent interpersonal and communication skills (oral and written).Fluency in English, German language skills in addition are welcome. If you feel the above criteria applies to you, please do not hesitate to apply.
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Spencer Ogden are pleased to be partnered with an established Offshore Wind Developer spearheading the Energy Transition. Our partners are looking to bring on a Procurement and Contracts Manager to help drive and shape the company’s growth within the industry. As Procurement and Contracts Manager, you will support the procurement/contracting cycle on the project by providing all elements of contract administration, procurement and commercial management support. Duties in these projects will involve: Contract Management of multiple offshore and onshore contracts.Procurement and coordination for both offshore and onshore works and services across different project.Operational budget creation and management You will be expected to: Coordinate a range of activities associated with direct procurement activities on offshore and onshore projects.Manage procurement processes.Execute contract negotiation, contract management and administration.Oversee payments/forecasting, SRM and reporting. The right candidate will have: Chartered QS (preferable)Degree in Quantity Surveying and/or Procurement/Commercial relatedContract Administration and Contract Management (during execution phase) of offshore contracts and expected to have experience of various forms of contractsProcurement of offshore and onshore contractsContract Administration and Contract Management during execution phase If you feel the above criteria applies to you, please do not hesitate to apply.
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Contract management for all the legal matters : Draft and review the contact, provide legal advise to the project managers, identify the risk and evaluate the contract Collaborate with APAC team Japanese native or N1 as this job requires to have skill to read/check contratcs in Japanese, English is not a must but has to be able to communicate with APAC manager
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Spencer Ogden has partnered with a Regional developer of Onshore Wind, Solar and Battery Storage projects to onboard a Project Manager to their teams in Scotland, England or Wales. Competitive salary and benefits on offer. Key Responsibilities include: The development of onshore renewable energy projects.Initiating site searches, feasibility assessments and land lease contracting.Prepare and coordinate EIAR, appeal documents and planning applications.Negotiate planning submissions and monitor reporting progress.Risk and liability assessment with continuous reporting to line management.Cooperating with numerous departments to evaluate and deliver projects in budget and in a timely manner.
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I am looking for a Project Manager for one of our clients, a pure play renewable energy business investing in large scale Solar Energy ventures. They have a strong development pipeline in place – with Construction on multiple sites due to commence 2023. They are backed by a proven Investment Capital partner with a dedication to the Renewable Energy industry.Your responsibilities: Move developed projects into the implementation phase and support until commissioningCollaborate with the design team to optimise the technical designDetermine requirements for resources (manpower, equipment and materials) from start to finish with attention to budgetary limitationsBuild relationships with external vendors, negotiate contracts, tender services and commission subcontractorsPlan construction operations to ensure deadlines are metCoordinate vendors and subcontractors during the construction phase and control time, costs, quality and work safety standards.Conduct site visits to ensure all quality requirements and compliance guidelines are met. Minimum requirements: At least 3 years of experience in project managementProven experience in general construction site safety aspects and relevant local regulationsFluent written and spoken Dutch and English.Willingness to undertake regular business trips throughout the Netherlands and abroad.
- Salary£40k - 48k per year + Bonus
You will manage and monitor a portfolio of Group assets since their development phase (financial pre-closing).In close collaboration with the Purchasing and Legal departments, you define, negotiate and validate (signature) the contracts necessary to guarantee the success of the assets.You control the legal and commercial compliance of the assets - financial commitments, HSE, ICPE...You assess the impact of operational and business decisions on each SPV and all associated stakeholders.With regard to the entire portfolio, you carry out the arbitration on the operationality of the SPVs and make all the necessary decisions.As part of new achievements, you carry out technical arbitration on the choice of key equipment (turbine, equipment)You make strategic decisions in advance of the project such as planning deadlines, contractual structure of assets, Opex and Capex costsYou ensure that the end of life of an asset is taken into account from the beginning of its life (development and construction phases).You manage the documentation of assets and ensure its correct classification and the correct updating of informationYou ensure the right balance between spending and performance of the assets under your control.Looking to improve the financial value of your portfolioYou keep the dashboards up to date by guaranteeing good visibility/reliability on the indicators (project financing, budget monitoring, performance, production monitoring, etc.). You monitor these indicators and take the necessary measures to correct the abuses identified.Required Education(s) and Experience(s):Graduated with a Bac + 4 or Bac + 5 Engineer, you have significant experience in the construction and / or operation of renewable energy sites or in the management of renewable energy production assets.You are proficient in English.
- Salary£70k - 90k per year + bonus
This company is one of the world's leading offshore wind energy companies, with a portfolio of offshore wind turbines ranging from 3 MW to 15 MW. The company's offshore wind sourcing team is looking for a Procurement Manager who will be responsible for negotiation, fulfilment of the offshore POs, expediting and deliveries of the project. The Procurement Manager will report to the Project Director.Roles and Responsibilities:· Directing the Project Sourcing strategy for cost, vendors panel, on time PO placement, on time delivery and execution of services.· Sponsors buyers in invoices treatment, bonds requests to suppliers and purchase order negotiations· Has the authority to make resolutions in his/her project within the project Sourcing scope.· Understands the commercial part of the TSA (Turbine Supply Agreement) contract and ensures its flow down terms into Purchase Orders and project subcontracts· Ensures that all relevant sourcing processes, work instructions and guidelines are followed within the project as well as ensures compliance with Corporate Instructions, Legal, Financial, and Quality directives· Supports sourcing fulfilment leader for the correct delivery of products and materials on-time and with due quality requirements. Works together with sourcing fulfilment leader on improvement of supplier performance.Required Qualifications:- Degree in commerce, engineering or science- Masters is desirable but not essentialDesired Characteristics:· Minimum 5 years experience as Project Sourcing Manager or Supply Chain management· Secure understanding of finance and commercial implications on the global energy market· Good understanding of legal/contractual aspects of an EPC contract.· Risk management knowledge.· Team player and a good communicator· Strong Negotiation skills.
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- LocationGreater London
The purpose of the role is to lead the project management of multiple grid-scale battery construction projects (c.50MW each) from EPC contract signature/final investment approval through to completion, ensuring delivery on time, on budget and within agreed scope. The successful candidate will inherit a pipeline of projects, allowing the opportunity to deliver an increasingly important and rapidly growing new technology. Production of detailed project budget, alongside the business development leadDevelopment, tendering and negotiation of EPC contracts, alongside the business development leadDevelop, control and manage the project schedule and ensuring all assigned projects and tasks are completed on time and within budgetManage the relationship with the EPC contractor and with other key stakeholders (DNO, Owner’s Engineer, Landowner, Local Council, Optimiser)Liaise with EPC site manager and project manager, track construction progress, conduct site visits, and prepare progress reportsPerform risk assessments and proactively solve any technical or commercial issues identified The opportunity comes with an extremely exciting salary and wider package.
- Salary£39.5k - 43.9k per year
Do you juggle numbers and are comfortable with your interlocutors to manage customer relations? Do you want to give a new impetus to your career? Join! We offer you an exciting position in a growing market! You will join a human and young company, very attached to a respectful and human management. We propose you to realize yourself in a position representing a strong involvement in favor of renewable energies.WE LOOK FORWARD TO ENTRUSTING YOU WITH THESE MISSIONS:Reporting to the Administrative Operations Manager, you will manage a portfolio of active wind farms and guarantee its proper functioning and optimization. You are the privileged interlocutor of the owners of the parks for the administrative and financial part.In this position, you:· Manage the accounting and tax management of the fleets (accounting closing, cash flow monitoring, supplier payments, tax returns, etc.)· Are the privileged interlocutor of the accountant and auditors· Develop periodic reports to investors and banks· Analyze the discrepancies and be proactive in the corrective actions to be taken· Are in charge of contractual follow-up· Develop and cultivate good relationships with investors and suppliersIF YOU HAD TO DESCRIBE YOURSELF?· I hold a Bac + 5 in financial management· I have at least 2 years of experience in asset management in renewable energy· I am comfortable communicating in writing and speaking in English· I have experience in project management· I know how to use accounting software (Quadra or Sage) as well as Business Central· I am autonomous and proactive and do not hesitate to participate in the continuous improvement of the service and tools Your responsiveness, your qualities of autonomy, rigor and adaptation as well as a good team spirit, analysis and priority management will allow you to succeed in this position.WHAT DO WE OFFER YOU?We propose you to integrate a human company, promoting professional and personal balance as well as the development of skills, with pleasant and friendly working conditions within a light hierarchy where accessibility and transparency are our priority. We invite you to become a player in the energy transition, in a cutting-edge company that takes its action in the long term by giving it meaning.WANT TO KNOW MORE?We would like you to preferably join our Toulouse colleagues but are open to a location on another agency: Orleans, Nantes or LyonFor how long? For an indefinite period.For what remuneration? Depending on your experience and we add participation!MORE?Do you travel by bike? We offer bicycle mileage allowances!Do you prefer public transport? We refund 100% of your subscription!Do you like to share your meal with your colleagues? Pay in restaurant vouchers!
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- LocationCity of London
Title - Electrical Package ManagerSalary - CompetitiveLocation - UKOur client, a leading international Offshore Wind Consultancy, are searching for an Electrical Package Manager to join their Electrical Engineering team. In which you will manage the delivery of cabling and substation packages for their offshore wind projects. You would be expected to deliver the electrical aspects of the project from procurement right through to installation. You will directly report into the project director and project board. The successful candidate should have 5 years' minimum experience in high level project appointments and possess an extensive electrical background. Project management qualifications would also strengthen the application further. Responsibilities include: Managing substation and cable PMs to ensure best practiceSetting up procedures and interfaces to ensure efficient operations throughout the lifetime of the projectDetailed reports and meeting deliver to management concerning project progress and focusing on keeping with the project vision The client is a major Offshore Consultancy, offering an exciting opportunity for progression to a Senior Project Manager to be part of a dynamic, growth orientated business within Offshore Wind, working on cutting edge Floating and Fixed projects!Salary is market leading and remuneration can be discussed in further detail if the above criteria is met.All applications should be made via email to email@example.com
- Salary£60k - 70k per year
Site assessment and layout Manager The Site Assessment and Layout Manager will be responsible for providing technical expertise during all stages of offshore wind project development in the specific subjects of wind data management, wind resource modelling, wind turbine layout design, energy assessment, wake modelling and yield optimization with respect to LCOE. Among others, this includes the preparation of data processing, wind energy potential analysis and modelling by means of relevant technical software solutions and risk assessments of technical-contractual issues and results.Additionally, he will have the responsibility for metocean monitoring campaigns and associated data management issues and will also be expected to conduct and communicate the results of desktop studies, such as layout design sensitivity analyses, wind farm performance assessments or other well-defined analytical tasks. Essential Responsibilities First point of contact within offshore wind on all related questions and support for technical expertise in the area of wind data management, wind field modelling, wind turbine layout design, energy yield modelling and yield optimization with respect to LCOE;Develop and manages a consistent approach throughout the offshore wind portfolio on calculations and methodologies. Ensure the right industry standard are applied;Responsible to implement lessons learnt and strive for continuous improvement and implementation of innovations in energy yield and wake modelling assessments, including Further development and implementation of methods, models, processes and software solutions;Understand commercial impact and contribute to LCOE tool developments in area of expertise;Signing off (accountable) where required for the energy yield estimates that will go into the financial model;Management, processing and provision of wind and metocean data (via data and acquisition management), as well as mathematical, statistical analysis and modelling (long-term wind climate, wind energy potential analysis, wind energy forecasting) for the purpose of yield modelling for projects using either commercial or in-house tools;Evaluation of design concepts, technical solutions, inherent risks (in terms of wind yield, energy yield, modelling, uncertainty analysis) and review of third party reports;Development and optimization of wind farm layout designs with focus on LCOE and maximization of yield, taking into account energy production, bottom-surface connections, anchoring, electrical network, etc.Critical analyses of site data (wind; metocean; damping; etc..) to highlight uncertainties for AEP and loads calculations.Continually enhance personal skill set in the field of wind resource assessment;Develop technical skills in appropriate areas, for example: wind analysis; use of GIS for site design;Develop communication and networking skills needed for business development in the global wind industry;Review, application and further development of relevant regulations, standards and best practice, considering lessons learned and insights from R&D Projects and skyborn's portfolio.
- Salary£45k - 55k per year
- LocationPays de la Loire Region
As an Offshore Foundation Structural Assessment Senior Engineer F/M you will be involved in delivering multi-level ongoing projects in the offshore wind whilst looking at the wider renewable energy business in general, contributing and developing broader technical solutions for business.You'll be part of an enthusiastic and committed team of Engineers and Technicians to deliver high-quality output on projects. Client care and repeat business are crucial to success. This means you enjoy developing and nurturing relationships with clients.You will have a good understanding of the technical engineering requirements of offshore wind turbine structures. As an Offshore foundation structural assessment senior engineer, you will be Performing structural calculations mainly using the finite element calculation method (FEA) to include: Analysis of Structural ModelsMonitoring calculations and detailed drawingsSelection of load cases (environmental conditions, a turbine in production/shutdown, etc.)Post-processing of extreme loads and fatigueAnalysis of the results and recommendations on the designData flow managementEnsuring technical compliance with the relevant regulations and client specificationsCompletion and delivery of high-quality technical reports. and you will carry out the dimensioning of structures: In the pre-design, design, basic, and detailed engineering phases (typically offshore jacket/monopile wind turbine foundation).Analysis of structural designs and gradually develop expertise in a wide range of offshore structures including static & dynamic analysis, fatigue analysis, impact analysis, fracture mechanics, Finite Element Analysis, wave dynamics, seismic design, engineering materials, etc. The role is based in Nantes, France, and the incumbent will have the right to work and reside in France.In this hybrid role, you will have a defined work location that includes remote work from home, in the office, and offshore/on-site as agreed with your manager.Flexibility to working hours and willing travel locally and internationally may be required occasionally.What we are looking forWe are looking for a determined, results, and client-oriented professional with a supportive and global mindset, and excellent interpersonal skills. The successful candidate should be passionate about innovation, and progress and enjoys working in a dynamic and multicultural environment both independently and as part of a team. In addition, you: Hold a Master's degree (or equivalent):structural mechanics and/or solid mechanics.Have at least 3 years of experience in the offshore field (Wind or Oil & Gas) in the dimensioning of offshore foundation structures, mainly of the jacket or monopile type.Will have Knowledge of mechanical characteristics of metal/concrete/composite materials (RDM).Have an in-depth understanding of at least 1 of the following: ANSYS / SACS / ABAQUS / SESAM.Knowledge and/or practice of standards such as DNV-GL, IEC, API, AISC, and Eurocodes.Are fully proficient in English, and French is an advantage.Practice in code checking, yielding, buckling, and fatigue, in ULS, FLS, and ALS conditions could be an additional advantage.