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Senior Contract Performance Manager

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/20/2017 3:57:41 PM
  • 2831087
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Subsea & Drilling
Location(s): United States ; Texas; Houston


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GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

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Through project management expertise and technology innovation, we work to help lower costs, make things faster, simpler and more productive for our customers.

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GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
The Senior Contract Performance Manager is the focal point with the GE Oil & Gas customer (TRANSOCEAN) for all the operational topics, being the key interface for all aspects of the contractual service agreement. He/she will be involved with managing planning, delivery, financials and customer relationship of the service contractual portfolio.

Essential Responsibilities:
The manager will also demonstrate accountability for functional, business, and broad company objectives. In this role you will integrate & develop processes that meet business needs across the organization and manage complex issues within functional areas of expertise.

In the role of Senior Contract Performance Manager, you will:

  • Plan / coordinate activities on site of a larger project to fulfill the customer order according to financial / commercial parameters and ensure customer satisfaction
  • Provide contract administration for assigned proposals and contract including customer interface, negotiations, preparation, and contract interpretation
  • Oversee Subsea Maintenance coordinator workload and review preparation to ensure rigorous, consistent, accurate and high quality portfolio reviews
  • Provide contract management support in the execution of equipment only orders for domestic and international contracts
  • Provide support to manager and senior contracts personnel on assigned contracts
  • Frequently interface with the customer on contract matters
  • Liaise with the contract management team on contract interpretation issues and supporting dispute resolution if appropriate
  • May perform team leader responsibilities for assigned programs
  • Provide interface liaison with functional organizations and ensure proper communication of requirements
  • Continually review processes to ensure overall efficiency
  • Responsible for developing and maintaining customer relationships
  • Responsible for quality of delivery, schedule, and budget
  • Drive risk evaluation and mitigation mindset in business
  • Develop Enhanced Project Management programs and processes that reduce total cycle time and span
  • Implement common process across the business, which result in dramatically improved quality and efficiency in project delivery

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college (OR high school diploma/GED from an accredited school or institution and minimum 9 years of Oil Industry experience)
  • Minimum 5 years of Oil Industry experience

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Subsea BOP general knowledge
  • Project Management experience, Risk or Contractual Service Agreements experience
  • Ability to work proactively in a fast pace environment
  • Strong leadership – strong analytical, project management, and organizational skills
  • Be responsible for financial performance of the contract and ability to take lead role in routine contracts
  • Six Sigma training is preferred (GE employees only)
  • Additional experience in contract administration or project management is preferred
  • Sound business and financial acumen, Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

    GE works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works. 
    Looking for a challenge where your experience is valued? Come see what you can achieve as a leader with GE Oil & Gas! 

    Locations: United States ; Texas; Houston

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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