Job Overview

At Eni, we are looking for a Senior Contract Engineer within Eni Iraq in Basra, Iraq. You will be responsible for preparing contractual and commercial sections of the tender package and compile the full tender package in accordance with EIBV requirements and governance

As a member of the procurement team at Eni Iraq you will be responsible for:

  • Developing and analyzing contracts documentation including review and contribution to contractual scope of work as per requisition, offering alternatives and proposing solutions
  • Writing contracts requirements in conformance with all applicable laws and in compliance with EIBV procurement policies & procedures Making critical analysis, adding revisions and contributing to the preparation of the tender lists, contract strategies and tender evaluation plan
  • Preparing un-priced and priced evaluation models of high complexity and major contracts
  • Performing contractual and commercial evaluations and required negotiations of tenders received and formulate recommendations
  • Drafting the relevant documents from, but not limited to, the Action Plan to  to Contract award Recommendation
  • Elaborating and proposing contracting solutions and pursuing alternative methods of improving contracting practices i.e., risk/reward, incentives, alliances etc., comparing different purchasing alternatives like tendering vs. single source, renting vs. buying, etc
  • Demonstrating continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, and work co-operatively and jointly with other departments and with other Contracts & Procurement staff to provide high quality, seamless customer service
  • Developing, compiling, conducting pre-enquiries and market surveys
  • Training on the job of junior personnel in all aspects of the contracting process
  • Ensuring that confidentiality is maintained during the procurement process
  • Managing all the contracting phases in coordination with Contract Holder(s) and other involved functions, as appropriate
  • Ensuring a proper data entry into GPS system for all the ITTs / Contracts / Amendments as per management instructions, including Local Content and a weekly update of all his/her workload
  • Managing all activities in full compliance with Company’s Code of Ethics and the procedures in use by the company

This is the opportunity for you if you have these skills and requirements:

  • experience in oil and gas projects
  • experience of contracts and procurement area
  • Previous work in Middle East Area is desirable
  • Educated to degree level (preferable Engineering or Economics) is mandatory
  • CIPS type qualification would be preferred
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • supervision knowledgeable and familiar with international contractual format and complex corporate and project governance
  • knowledge of Commodity markets and price trends, various grades, qualities, and varieties of materials, supplies, and equipment
  • Very good degree of computer literacy in Microsoft Office programmes, with reference to Office Excel


Basra, Iraq

Work Pattern:

Rotation 28/28

At Eni we believe in enterprising people, capable of making a difference and making their contribution with passion and innovation, to respond to the global challenges of the energy transition. For us, the skills and attitudes of each individualcontinuous training, and diversity and inclusion are fundamental. We promote flexible ways of working with particular attention to well-being, welfare and work life-balance.

Eni will evaluate applications considering plurality and diversity as sources of enrichment. If your application is assessed to be among those most in line with the required profile, you will be contacted to continue the selection process.

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