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Local Content Specialist

West Perth - Western Australia - Australia - Oil, Gas & Mining - Oil & Gas - Construction, Commissioning & Operations - Academic Bachelor

Brunel is recognized as an
industry leader, consistency delivering successful results for our
international client base across the Oil & Gas, Mining, Construction, Rail
& Infrastructure industries.

Are you a
skilled ‘Local Content Specialist’ with significant experience in the Oil &
Gas Industry? Our client is a major Oil & Gas Operator who are looking for
a driven, independent & enthusiastic “Local Content Specialist” to join
their team. They offer outstanding compensation packages, a collaborative work
environment and a balanced work-life company culture. Please note this position
is not open to International candidates. This is a Perth based role and will be
offered on an initial 12 month contractor basis.

Feel free to contact

Kelly Perier, Account manager

Apply now

About this role

  • Support contract sponsors and specialists to ensure local content activities comply with requirements of the PSC’s, and are consistent with Local Content Strategy, associated principles and the consolidated local content plan;
  • Support the annual procurement plan by assisting Contract Sponsors with the assessment of contract work scopes for appropriate local content application. Maintain and update a shared register of local content approach and status for each scope of work including scopes/contracts selected for the application of a Centralised Enhanced Training Approach (CETA);
  • During the contact negotiation process, assess and evaluate contractor’s local content proposals, and work with successful contractors to ensure development of robust local content plans;
  • Develop and maintain associated records of evaluations and local content proposals and plans;
  • Support contract sponsors and contract specialists in discussions with contractors regarding local content, both for plan creation and their oversight/managing of the implementation;
  • Maintain a high-level tracking tool of contractors’ local content plans progression versus commitments, with input from the reporting cycle and contract sponsors, including identification of upcoming opportunities agreed in local content plans, to assist a synergistic approach in delivering local content;
  • Ensure local content process remain current and understood by relevant COP and contractor personnel;
  • Support the Local Content Senior Advisor to prepare integrated local content plans, reports, forecasts, presentations and roll out campaigns including liaising with other contributing departments and assist in responding to queries from the regulator and other stakeholders.

About you

  • 5-7 years’ experience in a social development related role;
  • Must exhibit effective collaboration skills across multi-functional teams;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Must have advanced Microsoft Excel skills or Database management;
  • Must be able to keep track of process implementation, and clear records;
  • Demonstrated experience in working with the implementation of local participation requirements and strategies within a supply chain process, including evaluation of vendor proposals;
  • Experience in working with oil and gas or mining industries, is preferred.

What we offer

  • With over 100 offices in 42 countries, we are proud to offer this exciting career opportunity with an industry leader;
  • As an Area Construction Lead, it means you are employed by us & guided in this process by a dedicated Account Manager;
  • In addition to your salary that is always paid on time, we also offer excellent benefits, such as favourable super fund etc.;
  • At Brunel, you are securing not only a contract but also your career;
  • We provide the tools for success; world-class training and advanced technology to ensure you succeed within Brunel;
  • In addition, Brunel also provides excellent upward and international mobility worldwide.

About us

One of the leading Operators in the industry and among the most respected in the world. Committed to innovation, they truly are a major global player with a huge presence in Australia. An Industry leader responsible for developing some of the worlds largest & most complex projects globally. With a reputation for employing the best candidates on the market & retaining solid performers, this is a company that offer outstanding compensation packages, a collaborative work environment and a balanced work-life culture.


  • Vacancy number: PUB160536
  • Location: West Perth
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Construction, Commissioning & Operations
  • Closing date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Kelly Perier

Account manager Brunel Energy Australia Perth

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