KBR Contracts Manager in Oman

Title: Contracts Manager

Location: Oman

Job Number: 1073937




KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program life cycle within the Government Services and Hydrocarbons sectors. KBR employs approximately 34​,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures)​, with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Services, serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full life-cycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology & Consulting, including proprietary technology focused on the monetization of hydrocarbons (especially natural gas and natural gas liquids) in ethylene and petrochemicals; ammonia, nitric acid and fertilizers; oil refining; gasification; oil and gas consulting; integrity management; naval architecture and proprietary hulls; and downstream consulting

Engineering & Construction, including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); and program management

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR,





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Job Title:

Contracts Manager



Job Description:

We are currently looking for a Contracts Manager to join the team in Oman for our newly awarded project. We are looking for a motivated contracts professional with over 15 years’ experience in the Oil and Gas industry with the ability to demonstrate knowledge of contracting and procurement practices and principles applied by major oil/gas companies.

Role Responsibilities


Develops, implements, and enforces the compliance of company global procurement, subcontracts and project estimation policies, builds supplier rapport, negotiates with strategic suppliers, and coordinates activities to meet the needs and productivity of an operation.

Under broad direction, is accountable for the performance and results of multiple related disciplines or sub-groups within a function.

Manages the delivery of functional objectives by providing leadership and direction to senior managers or professional staff.

Participates in the development of functional strategy and is responsible for global processes and procedures.

Ensures the quality of procurement, subcontracts and project estimation deliverables meets internal and client requirements.




Skills & Experience

Minimum fifteen (15) years relevant experience in the oil/gas industry

Experience in Middle East and specifically within Oman is preferable

Previous PMC experience is preferable but not a must

Demonstrated knowledge of contracting and procurement practices and principles applied by major oil/gas companies is required

Must be able to demonstrate the ability to manage Contractual/Commercial activities in the best interest

Working Manager with hands-on experience in the areas of Procurement, Contracts and Project Estimation in Oil and Gas environment.

Conversant with Contracts Terms and Conditions.

Educational Expectations

B.S. or equivalent degree in Engineering or Business Administration from an accredited university

Additional management degree or professional accreditation in procurement, contracts and estimation disciplines is preferred

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Working in a corporate role or on one of our projects, you will apply your knowledge and expertise to deliver excellent results to our clients. We encourage a transparent and friendly working environment where you can see the value of your contributions and grow through career development opportunities both locally and on our global projects.

You will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package including employee benefits and a career that is both financially and personally rewarding.

Job: Contracts Administration