Project Services Manager

Subsea 7

Vacancy information


Subsea7 has won several major contracts lately but never stops chasing new opportunities to strengthen our position as a global leader in oil and gas subsea solutions, while intensifying our efforts to make energy transition possible.

We are now hiring Project Services Manage to strengthen our Contracts department. 

The Project Services Manager will be engaged with commercial and contractual facets of the projects from tendering, through to execution and completion. The Project Services Manager works closely with the Project Manager, Project Engineering Manager and Project Supply Chain Manager as a key member of the project execution management team.


The tasks you will solve:

  • Management of all commercial facets of the project including contract management, planning, document control, risk and cost management
  • Ensure compliance with the Client Contract and Subsea 7 procedures, with the support of the project commercial team
  • Promote the Project Services function within the project, ensuring all team members are commercially and contractually aware
  • Ensure that the project revenue and profit is optimized in liaison with the Project Manager, with due consideration for company-wide requirements and seeking opportunities to improve project performance, both through additional work and optimization of existing scope
  • Identify risks and opportunities, advise the team accordingly, and identify corrective action in order to mitigate the risk or realise the opportunity
  • Support the project SCM team, to help ensure that procurement and subcontracts are conducted and managed in compliance with the Client contract and cost control procedures
  • Work together with SCM to establish and negotiate Subcontracts
  • Ensure that the Project Manager is provided with support and advice with regards to Cost Control, Planning and Document Control
  • Fulfil the contract management role on the project, ensuring compliance with contract obligations and timely notifications
  • Manage project interfaces with legal, insurance personnel and contract management as appropriate when dealing with client disputes, insurance cases etc.  
  • Lead the change management process to identify change, in association with the project team


What you get from us:

  • A very good working environment and collaboration culture
  • Challenging and exciting workdays
  • Personal development and career opportunities
  • Competitive terms including attractive insurance policies and pension schemes
  • Sports & Social clubs with social and recreational activities for both you and your family
  • Workplace flexibility


What we want from you:

  • Degree (financial/economical, engineering, law). Extensive relevant experience may replace the requirement for a degree
  • Minimum 5 years relevant previous experience
  • Contractual and commercial interest and knowledge
  • Experience in dealing with disputes and negotiations with Client and/ or Subcontractors
  • Technical interest
  • Market interest and knowledge
  • Demonstrates financial awareness; controls costs and thinks in terms of profit, loss and added value. Identifies business opportunities for the organisation
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Relates well to people at all levels and easily establishes good client relations
  • Supervisory and leadership skills
  • Understanding of clients’ needs and ability to suggest and apply “fit for purpose” solutions

For queries regarding the position, please contact: 
Frode Egeland, Head of Contracts,, +47 51 72 58 98



We are Subsea7, a global leader in the delivery of offshore projects and services for the energy industry. Subsea7 makes offshore energy transition possible through the continuous evolution of lower-carbon oil and gas and by enabling the growth of renewables and emerging energy.

We are collaborative, curious and always open to learn. Our people bring new perspectives and smart technology to some of the most challenging and inspiring energy projects around the world.

Diversity makes us smarter. You will be surrounded by a diverse, international community of experts, who bring different skills and ideas that help us challenge the status quo and inspire innovation.

Proactive participation in the Energy Transition is at the heart of Subsea7’s evolution. Our target is to achieve Net Zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

Join us and you’ll embark on a journey of opportunities and continuous learning and development. Be empowered to explore new ideas, take ownership of your own career and meet your full potential.

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