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Construction Contract Management Staff

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Date: Jul 13, 2017

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77001

Company: Williams

Construction Contract Management Staff
ReqID: 87821
Number of Openings: 1.0
Location: Houston, Texas 77001
Operating Area/Functional Area: Engineering Services


Bring your energy to ours. Help us become the premier provider of large-scale natural gas infrastructure in the United States. Williams is investing in some of the largest energy projects in the United States and our project managers make big decisions. Every day. Whether it’s an expansion project, a new asset development or industry growth, our project managers take the lead at all project stages. If you are looking for an opportunity to lead some of the most exciting projects in the energy industry, this is the perfect time to join us.

Hear from our employees on why they chose a career at Williams:


Williams is a premier developer and operator of energy infrastructure in North America; one of the top gathering and processing companies in the country and a major interstate transporter of natural gas.


The Construction Contract Mgt Staff is responsible for the development and execution of contracts for services and goods in furtherance of large scale engineering and construction projects.  The Construction Contract Mgt Staff is responsible for direct negotiations with bidders and ensuring the contracts are executed in accordance with Williams corporate delegation of authority guidelines.  Post-execution, this position is responsible to assist the Project Management Team in the management, upkeep and close-out of contracts through the contract life cycle.  The role acts as interface between the team and the appropriate Williams business groups to ensure their interests are represented during negotiations.



  • Preparing and managing Invitation to Bid (ITB) documents
  • Experience in negotiation of large service and procurement contracts
  • Knowledge and experience in negotiation of contractual terms and conditions.
  • Knowledge and experience in the negotiation and resolution of contract change orders.
  • Understanding of Offshore Construction equipment and offshore construction methods.
  • Above average communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Should be well organized and focused capable of achieving project goals and managing incentives to deliver the project (on time and on budget).
  • Responsible to interface with the Legal department to ensure contract clarifications and qualifications are properly negotiated and endorsed by Williams legal department. 
  • Responsible to ensure contract workflow complies with Company bidding and contracting policies. 
  • Provide professional support, for complex engineering and construction projects to maximize the value of the project to Williams.  



  • 10 years of experience in negotiation and management of offshore contracts or large scale construction contracts.
  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent.
  • Legal Degree preferred


Williams will relocate if required.


Regular/Temporary Assignment: R
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
FLSA Status: E
Shift: N-Not Applicable
Percent of Travel: Up to 25%
Relocation Offered: Yes

Williams is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected under applicable discrimination law.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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