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Chevron Corporation Contracts Specialist in London, United Kingdom

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Contracts Specialist located in London, UK through May 19, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).


The Contracts group manage and sustain core business services to the Supply & Trading organization. The global Contracts group, based in Houston, London and Singapore, supports contract requirements for the supply and trading business.

As part of a team of five, this contract position will be based in the Europe Contracts Team in London.


6+ months

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Generate contracts/reviewing, understanding and drafting responses to contracts received from customers for our purchase of crude and products cargoes.

  • Incorporating trade economics, complex physical delivery clauses and legal terms.

  • Liaising with Traders/Trading Analysts to resolve trade discrepancies on a daily basis.

  • Liaise and negotiate agreeable contract terms with counterparts, state companies and partners.

  • Administer all contract work from initiation through to completion.

  • Review and recommend amendments to customers’ General Terms and Conditions (GT&C) as necessary.

  • Work closely with various departments such as Trading, Operations, Finance, Legal, Credit and Tax.

  • Work in a fast-moving commercial environment, agreeing priorities and workload in line with business needs and expectations.

Required Qualifications:

  • Strong experience of working in contracts for either Crude Oil, Product Cargoes (additional experience in Natural Gas and/or LNG preferred), ideally gained over 3+ years.

  • Experience of standard trading and/or contracts practices.

  • Understanding of Oil Majors GT&Cs and experience in reviewing counterparties’ GT&Cs/negotiating Side Letters.

  • Understanding of financial, operational and legal risks.

  • Experience in reviewing Tender documentation

  • Good understanding of Incoterms and transfer of title and risk.

  • Due to the size of the team, the candidate will need to be proficient within a short space of time with minimal training.

  • Knowledge and experience in Word and Outlook required.

  • Customer-focused with good planning and organizational skills.

  • A team player with strong interpersonal and motivational skills.

  • Knowledge of contracting standards and gas pipeline infrastructure network.

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbally.

  • Proactive – Can do attitude.

  • Ability to prioritise and meet tight deadlines.

  • Excellent attention to detail.

Relocation Options:Relocation will not be considered within Chevron parameters.

International Considerations:Expatriate assignments will not be considered.

Workplace Inclusion & DiversityChevron seeks to attract and develop the brightest minds to support, advance and enable best practices, innovation and evolving the energy landscape.

  • Chevron is striving to be an employer of choice and leader for an inclusive and diverse workplace where we are actively supporting the promotion of equality for all employees at all levels

  • Chevron is working to close any gender gap where it may exist; equal pay or enabling a representative and meritocratic progression to careers and reaching senior roles across the organisation

  • Chevron is focused on growing a culture where people with disabilities can excel through support in role and long-term career opportunities including workplace adjustments.

  • Chevron considers itself a learning and flexible employer and want to support everyone to bring their best self to every day

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Chevron Corporation is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies. Through its subsidiaries that conduct business worldwide, the company is involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry. Chevron explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and lubricants; manufactures and sells petrochemicals and additives; generates power; and develops and deploys technologies that enhance business value in every aspect of the company's operations. Chevron is based in San Ramon, Calif. More information about Chevron is available at

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