Contracts Analyst

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Finance & risk

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Sarah Stott

  • Contact email:

    sarah@elevenrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    J6232_1549375086

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-07

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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OVERVIEW
A growing energy company are searching for a Contracts Analyst to join their expanding Contracts team.
The role is responsible for management, administration and co-ordination of contractual agreements which support the buying and selling of physical crude oil, refined products traded commodities and paper derivative products. This role is not a legal role, but a mid-office internal and external facing commercial role.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Ensuring company business interests are safeguarded by the development, preparation, review, execution and/ or amendment of general terms & conditions and contractual agreements
Close liaison with key internal stakeholders to facilitate functional review when drafting general terms & conditions, agreements, updating precedent agreements, and negotiating external customer terms
Effectively communicate with internal stakeholders regarding contract status, acceptability of contract terms and the commercial and legal implications of contract issues
Provide support and maintenance of general terms & conditions in compliance with all applicable law, regulations and company policies
Promote the development of better, faster and smarter processes in line with company goals and reporting requirements


REQUIREMENTS
SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
Legally authorized to work in the United Kingdom on a regular, full-time basis without restrictions
Experience in commodity trading and/or in contract administration strongly preferred
In-depth understanding of the movement of goods and Incoterms essential
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written on all levels
Exceptional organisational and planning skills to deliver against tight deadlines.
Relationship building capabilities, with strong interpersonal and influencing skills
Strong team work ethic
Able to analyse documentation and ensure attention to detail whilst dealing with ambiguity
Proactive inter-dependent worker/ works within agreed parameters/ knows when to seek guidance from legal and functional experts, as required
Champions personal leadership and continuous improvement
Competent aptitude working with trading systems and Microsoft skills