Title:  Contracts Advisor

Job Req ID:  9905

Aramco energizes the world economy.

Aramco occupies a unique position in the global energy industry. We are the world's largest producer of hydrocarbons (oil and gas), with the lowest upstream carbon intensity of any major producer. 

With our significant investment in technology and infrastructure, we strive to maximize the value of the energy we produce for the world along with a commitment to enhance Aramco’s value to society.

Headquartered in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and with offices around the world, we combine market discipline with a generations’ spanning view of the future, born of our nine decades experience as responsible stewards of the Kingdom’s vast hydrocarbon resources. This responsibility has driven us to deliver significant societal and economic benefits to not just the Kingdom, but also to a vast number of communities, economies, and countries that rely on the vital and reliable energy that we supply.

We are one of the most profitable companies in the world, as well as amongst the top five global companies by market capitalization.


We are seeking a Contract Advisor  to join the Project Controls Group of CS Projects Department. The Project Controls Group is responsible for providing support to all concerned Divisions related to Project Cost Control, Scheduling Control, Contracts Administration and Reporting Projects KPIs. The Contract Advisor primary role is to work as the Contract Proponent representative in the construction procurement cycle, and conduct compliance review for all active contracts as per the guidelines and approved manuals.

Duties and Responsibilities

You will be required to perform the following:

Handle procurement development and execution of diverse contractual actions using sounds business judgment to achieve optimal commercial outcomes in a timely manner.

 Administer the contracts and ensure all terms and conditions are implemented by all projects, Develop review contracting strategy & plan for different types of projects.

 Implement Saudi Aramco Procurement Manual for all contracts and consciously monitor implementation.

 Develop/review change order packages and ensure compliance to related guidelines and procedures.

Develop/review negotiation strategies for change orders.

 Participate in negotiation meetings for all change orders.

Ensure implementation of the supplier performance evaluation by project teams.

Conduct/participate in counselling sessions with low performing contractors and log the required actions, and conduct compliance review of all active contracts periodically.

Minimum Requirements

As the successful candidate you will hold four years (04) Bachelor’s degree from an accredited UK university in Business, Engineering or Law / contracts Management. An advanced degree is preferred.

You will have at least Ten years’ experience of specialized contracting experience in design, consultancy, and construction contracts/agreements.

Working environment

Our high-performing employees are drawn by the challenging and rewarding professional, technical and industrial opportunities we offer, and are remunerated accordingly.

At Aramco, our people work on truly world-scale projects, supported by investment in capital and technology that is second to none. And because, as a global energy company, we are faced with addressing some of the world’s biggest technical, logistical and environmental challenges, we invest heavily in talent development.

We have a proud history of educating and training our workforce over many decades. Employees at all levels are encouraged to improve their sector-specific knowledge and competencies through our workforce development programs – one of the largest in the world.


Country/Region:  SA