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Local Content Officer

Date: Oct 9, 2019

Chevron is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies. Offering some of the most dynamic career opportunities in the industry, Chevron Australia leads the development of two of Australia’s largest natural gas facilities - the Gorgon and Wheatstone Projects - and manages world-class operations and exploration activities.


Chevron Australia has an exciting opportunity for a Local Content Officer to join the Local Content team. Reporting to the Local Content Manager, this position will be based in Perth with occasional site travel.



Key responsibilities:


  • Provide subject matter expert support as directed on Australian Industry Participation (AIP) / National Local Content (NLC) for major capital projects and Chevron operations
  • Provide AIP/NLC subject matter expert advice on contractor qualification and selection processes
  • Work with Chevron’s Corporate Affairs team to communicate with external stakeholders (contractors, suppliers, industry associations, other partners and government) on AIP/NLC opportunities, actions and outcomes
  • Ensure reporting of NLC actions and outcomes is conducted
  • Seek and pursue opportunities for improving the reporting of NLC actions and outcomes
  • Lead and assist the development, implementation, monitoring and revision of AIP/NLC plans, processes and procedures
  • Work with all relevant internal stakeholder representatives to enhance the effectiveness of AIP process and procedure implementation, and the achievement of AIP/NLC actions and outcomes throughout the contracting process, including post award
  • Commitment to health, environment and safety and Chevron best practices



Key skills and experience required:


  • Degree in commerce, business, law, accounting or related field preferred
  • Experience in a similar role with local industry capability knowledge will be highly regarded
  • Understanding of the preparation and administration of high value, high complexity contracts
  • Experience in dealing with small, regional or Aboriginal businesses and communities
  • Experience in the oil and gas industry is desirable
  • Self-motivated, with the ability to work autonomously
  • Experience in public speaking and community engagement 
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously in a busy environment
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to meeting deadlines in an accurate and timely manner 
  • Confident and clear written and verbal communication skills with the ability to engage with a diverse range of individuals across all levels 
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and build key relationships that contribute to high-class business results
  • Demonstrated commitment to Chevron’s values of diversity and inclusion, high performance, integrity and trust, partnership and protecting people and the environment



Why join Chevron:


  • Chevron is one of the world’s leading integrated energy companies and has been present in Australia for more than 60 years
  • You will be provided a competitive package and an opportunity to contribute to two of Australia’s largest natural gas facilities
  • Chevron offers career development opportunities to all employees including onboarding, training and development, mentoring, volunteering opportunities and networking groups 
  • Chevron is proudly recognised as an employer of choice, guided by a vision of diversity, inclusion and committed to equal employment opportunity
  • Chevron supports work-life balance and offers employees access to various health and wellness programs
  • A nine-day fortnight is offered for eligible roles



We actively encourage applications from Australian Aboriginals, women, mature age applicants, candidates with disabilities and those with diverse cultural backgrounds. To be a part of our success, apply now.



Position Close Date: Friday 25 October 2019, 3pm WST

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