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Manufacturing & Purchasing Administrator,  Dril-Quip (Europe)
A vacancy has arisen within the Manufacturing Services Department for a Manufacturing & Purchasing Administrator.

The position holder will be responsible for To provide administrative support for the Manufacturing Department.

Main Duties and responsibilities of this role will include:
• Assisting in the Managing of Workmate Maintenance Request, PPM Schedule, closing-out Job Cards. Own the o...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
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Construction Aide,  The Bergaila Companies
We are currently seeking a Construction Aide for a long- term contract opportunity with a prominent international Operator in Anchorage, Alaska. Our client is the 4th largest refiner worldwide, with operations in more than 30 countries and assets of $160 billion.

This is a rotational position, based out of Kuparuk, AK.

The Construction Aide is primarily responsible for providing administra...

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Location: Kuparuk, AK, UNITED STATES
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Administrative Assistant/Receptionist,  Sparrows Global Services Limited
To undertake general reception and administration duties within the Drilling function and provide assistance to
Engineering Secretaries as required, also providing support to the Drilling Business unit.
To undertake the administration of all engineering enquiry and job files. This entails making files and filing all
documentation related to the Engineering Function
Ensure all incoming/outgoing...
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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
HR Administrator,  Scoro Solutions Ltd
HR Administrator – We are recruiting for a HR Administrator to join a leading service company in a staff position based in Aberdeen. Our client, a global Oil & Gas service company are looking for an HR Administrator to join their team and provide effective administration services for the human resources team. The successful candidate will be expected to offer support and guidance to line Managers ...
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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
Logistics Co-ordinator,  AMEC

Job title : 19134BR

Ref No : Logistics Coordinator

Location : Seafield House, Aberdeen

Project : CNS E&C

Duration : Staff

AMEC is a focused supplier of consultancy, engineering and project management services to its customers in the world's oil and gas, mining,...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
Customer Service Representative - Evansville, WY,  Baker Hughes
LOCATION
 
Evansville, WY
 
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
 
Full Time Regular
 
ABOUT THIS JOB
 
Baker Hughes Incorporated has an opening for a Customer Service Representative for Evansville, WY.  As a leader in the oilfield services industry, Baker Hughes offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization. Our lead...
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Location: Evansville, UNITED STATES
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
Office Juniors (Summer Placement),  Hazell Engineering Limited
An exciting chance for a University Student to work with a major Oil and Gas services company on a Summer Placement.

Role entails Data Migration and general office admin

Must be reliable and have a good educational background
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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Operations Coordinator,  Organisation Name Withheld
We are looking for an Operations Coordinator for approximately 6-9 months (initially) to work within our clients office in the city centre.

The main tasks of the job will be to act as the first point of contact for any queries on mobilization, logistics, payroll and other operational support as required for our clients five fixed installations in the UK Continental Shelf

Other tasks will inc...

Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Administrator - Tenders / Sales,  Experis UK

Administrator - Tenders / Sales required for a leading oil and gas company based in Hadfield. There will be an office move to Amersham during the contract.

Description:

Responsible for administrative support for field sales leader, follow up on meetings, events/customer events planning. Has additional responsibility for Tendering process, p...

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Location: Hatfield, UNITED KINGDOM
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Administrator - Tenders / Sales,  Experis UK

Administrator - Tenders / Sales required for a leading oil and gas company based in Hadfield. There will be an office move to Amersham during the contract.

Description:

Responsible for administrative support for field sales leader, follow up on meetings, events/customer events planning. Has additional responsibility for Tendering process, p...

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Location: Hatfield, UNITED KINGDOM
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Administrator,  Experis UK

Administrator required for a leading oil and gas company based in Amersham / Watford / Hatfield. There will be an office move to Amersham during the contract. The contractor would require a driving license and vehicle due to the site being remote.

Description:

Responsible for administrative support for field sales leader, follow up on meetings, events/custom...

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Location: Hatfield, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Project Administrator,  Raeburn Group Limited
Our client a leading Oil & Gas operator is currently recruiting for a Project Administrator on a contract basis in Aberdeen.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Company:
The client is a leading independent FTSE 250 international oil and gas exploration and production company, headquartered in London.
We have operations in the North Sea (Scotland and Norway), Pakistan, Falkland Islands, South East Asia ...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
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Administrator,  Experis UK

Administrator required for a leading global energy company based in Cathcart. The candidate will be required to deal with manual data entry and use of software wizard to migrate projects from old system into new system. This role is for 1 month at the moment.

Essential Skills:-

1) PC literate - competent level user in MS Windows environment

2) ...

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Location: Glasgow, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Sourcing Coordinator – Supply Chain Administrator – Buying Asst,  Experis UK

Sourcing Coordinator - Supply Chain Administrator - Buying Assistant

12 Months

Cheltenham

The Sourcing Coordinator is responsible for the administration of supplier performance to ensure suppliers support the business needs. Part of the Sourcing organisation, the Sourcing Coordinator will work with the...

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Location: Cheltenham, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Cost Analyst,  Hudson
Cost Analyst
Aberdeen
ŁAttractive

This role will focus on providing valuation on both finished goods and work in progress as part of the Inventory team for a large manufacturer of equipment to the O&G industry. This role is based in Dyce and is offered on a Permanent basis.

• Reviewing and analysing manufacturing work order costs and variances
• Preparing inventory reports and graphs
• P...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
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Administrative Assistant / Construction Administrator,  Air Energi

Our Client is a major global energy and petrochemicals company. They have an immediate requirement for an Administrative Assistant / Construction Administrator.

Administrative Assistant / Construction Administrator

Responsibilities:

  • Managing schedule of manager and others, keeping track of avail...
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Location: Fort Saskatchewan, CANADA
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
HR Assistant,  Cameron Ltd

OneSubsea are currently seeking an enthusiastic HR Assistant to join their close-knit team, based in Badentoy Park, Portlethen, on a 12 month fixed term contract.

This is a great opportunity for someone with good administration experience to get involved in HR, or for a new graduate who has done a placement year in HR.

You will be responsible for receiving general HR que...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
SAS Administrator / DBA / Database Administrator,  Spencer Ogden
SAS Administrator / DBA / Database Administrator


SAS administrator with SAS development skills and possessing a minimum of 3 - 5 years' experience is needed for a multinational company worth upwards of $10BN USD. The role is located in Houston, TX, USA.

The successful candidate will be located nearby or willing to relocate with a valid visa. They will install and implement SAS Grid, SAS De...

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Location: Houston, UNITED STATES
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Part Time Administrator,  Team Recruitment (ABERDEEN) Ltd
Our City Centre based Client has a forthcoming requirement for a temporary Part Time Administrator. The hours for this position are 22.5 over 3 days however there is some flexibility on this.

The successful candidate would be working within a busy Drilling Team, this is a very varied role and duties would include, but would not be limited to:

• Administration in the HSE incident managemen...
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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: part-time
Document Controller,  Hydrasun Limited
Hydrasun is a leading specialist provider of integrated fluid transfer, power and control solutions to the energy industries, successfully delivering flexible hose, integrated instrumentation products, umbilical solutions and integrity management services worldwide.

We are looking to recruit an experienced Document Controller to work within the newly formed Corporate Document support function a...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
Personal Assistant,  Eden Scott
Eden Scott's client, a well established and highly reputable legal firm, is looking to recruit a Personal Assistant to support the Head of their Private Client team.

Your duties will be varied and will include diary management, general administration, filing and photocopying and acting as first point of contact for the Head of Private Client team.

Please note that previous experience as a ...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
Compliance Administrator,  Raeburn Group Limited
Our client is currently recruiting for a Compliance Administrator on a contract basis in Aberdeen.

LIST OF DUTIES BELOW:

Completion of annual reconciliation of staffs personal holdings.
Process staffs Contract Notes to the PA dealing system.
Chase outstanding Contract Notes.
Investigation of Compliance Alerts in the PA dealing system to help identify breaches of policy.


PREFERRED S...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
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Accounts Payable Administrator,  Raeburn Group Limited
Our client an Oil & Gas operator is currently recruiting for a Accounts Payable Administrator on a contract basis in Aberdeen.

Position Summary:

The Company:

The client is a leading independent FTSE 250 international oil and gas exploration and production company, with operations in the North Sea (offices in Aberdeen and Stavanger), Middle East/Pakistan (offices in Islamabad) and Asia (of...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Invoice Compliance Administrator,  Raeburn Group Limited
Our client a leading Oil & Gas operator is currently recruiting for an Invoice Compliance Administrator on a contract basis in Aberdeen.

POSITION SUMMARY:

THE COMPANY:
The client is a leading independent FTSE 250 international oil and gas exploration and production company, headquartered in London.
We have operations in the North Sea (Scotland and Norway), Pakistan, Falkland Islands, Sout...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Administrator - Oil company,  Strategic Resources
Administrator - Oil company

Less than 5 mins from Oxford Circus tube station

Candidates must be able to start quickly

Working alongside the small corporate team in London to support 3 ongoing projects which will run at the same time over the next 3 months

MAIN ACTIVITIES:
Supporting administration duties on the above projects
General office duties: -
me...
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Location: London, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Data Specialist,  NES Global Talent
A Major Oil & Gas Operating Company is looking for a Data Specialist locally available in the UAE to join on an annually renewable contract in Sharjah, UAE.

The main responsibilities are to obtain and enter data into databases, maintains and updates databases. Prepares and generates reports using data, writes computer programs used to analyse data, analyses and interprets data and r...
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Location: Sharjah, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Bookkeeper/Accountant,  Spencer Ogden
My client is #1 Korean EPC company running a project in Thailand with one of the biggest energy company in Thailand.

They are urgently looking for a bookkeeper/accountant to join them.

Responsibilities:

- Keep records of financial transactions, using calculator and computer
- take care of payroll including overtime calculation
- May compile reports to show statistics, such as cash rece...

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Location: thailand, THAILAND
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
Administrative Assistant,  Udelhoven Companies
Location: North Slope, AK

Description:

Daily:
· Manage reservation and billeting changes. Schedules are extremely fluid for both facilities and the diversity of 1x1’s, 2x2’s, 3x3’s, split rotations, days exchanges and absences adds a level of complexity that requires constant monitoring to ensure smooth logistics. iLogistics (travel planning system) transactions average over 300+ per mont...

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Location: North Slope, AK, UNITED STATES
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Administrator,  Raeburn Group Limited
Our client a leading Oil & Gas operator is currently looking for an Administrator on a temporary basis in London.

JOB DIMENSIONS:
Working alongside the small corporate team in London to support 3 ongoing projects which will run at the same time over the next 3 months.

MAIN ACTIVITIES:
Supporting administration duties on the above projects.

General office duties:
Meeting room booking...

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Location: City of London, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Payroll Accounting Manager,  Transocean Offshore Deepwater Drilling Inc
Job Description

REPORTS TO:                        Manager - HR Services, Expat Tax and Accounting

DEPARTMENT:                       Global HR Services

LOCATION:                             Houston           

BASIC FUNCTION:                 This role is responsible for the planning, organizing and managing of the global payroll accounting functions in a ...
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Location: Houston, UNITED STATES
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
Department Administrator- Mill Hall, PA,  Baker Hughes
LOCATION
 
Mill Hall, PA

 
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
 
Full Time Regular
 
ABOUT THIS JOB
 
Baker Hughes Incorporated has an opening for an Administrative Assistant Mill Hall, PA.  As a leader in the oilfield services industry, Baker Hughes offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization. Our leading te...
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Location: Mill Hall, UNITED STATES
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
Project Planning Co-ordinator,  Infinity Resources International Ltd
A fantastic opportunity for degree (or equivalent) qualified candidate looking to get into a Planning position.

Due to rapid expansion, our client, a project services company supporting Oil and Gas operators in Aberdeen, have a requirement for a Project Planning Co-ordinator on a staff basis to assist in the business operational activities whilst being given training in planning duties. The suc...

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Location: aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
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Office Administrator,  Raeburn Group Limited
Our client a leading Oil & Gas Subsea contractor is currently recruiting for a Office Administrator on a contract basis in Westhill.

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE:
To assist the small team to ensure smooth running of day-to-day operations.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Must portray a professional, corporate image to all visitors when representing the client in the office and while working away...

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Location: Westhill, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Receptionist/ Administrator,  Raeburn Group Limited
We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Receptionist/Administrator to join our team here at Raeburn.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

OBJECTIVES:

To assist development of business in such a manner as to fulfil (a) the annual sales targets set and (b) the Mission Statement of the Raeburn Group of companies and maintain a standard of quality in keeping with the organisation's Quality Management...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Project Assistant - 8455,  Oceaneering International
MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB:

To provide cost effective Project Management support for assigned projects.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES, RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES:

Support the project manager in the planning, control and implementation of assigned projects
Assisting with the production of level 1 plans
Attend team meetings as required, agenda to be used at meetings
Attend meetings with Project M...

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Location: Dyce, Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
EHS Admin,  Spencer Ogden
Spencer Ogden is looking for an EHS Administrator to join an Independent Operator in Southwest Texas on a temp to perm basis. The position will support the management team of the Corporate Environmnetal, Health, and Safety department in Dilley, TX.

Main duties include:
Accuracy, efficiency, professionalism and discretion must be exercised due to the sensitive nature of information to be handle...

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Location: Dilley, UNITED STATES
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Data Specialist,  Udelhoven Companies
Location: Houston, TX
Description:
Subsurface Data Specialist- Petro

for top three characteristics:
• Significant experience managing well and/or seismic with Landmark application suite (version R5000) – 5+years
• Well-developed Petrel/Studio well/seismic data management experience (3+years)
• Experience with database cleansing tools (OpenSpirit, ILX, PowerExplorer, SQL)

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Location: Houston, TX, UNITED STATES
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Employee Learning Management Administration,  Weatherford

One of the largest oilfield services companies, Weatherford operates in more than 100 countries and employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. With a product and service portfolio that spans the life cycle of a well- well construction, formation evaluation, completion and production- and a robust research and development effort, we are well positioned to meet the ever-evolving needs of the oil ...

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Location: Woodward, UNITED STATES
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
Travel Administartor,  Eden Scott
Eden Scott's client is looking to recruit a Travel Administrator for their Group Travel Team.

Responsibilities include:
*Booking domestic flights and accommodation, all UK and European rail travel and car hire bookings
*Researching and offering cheaper travel alternatives in order to cut costs if possible
*Ensuing all travel costs are approved by the appropriate Department Head before issu...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
Document Controller,  Forum Energy Technologies
• Produce prints, scans, stencils and other documents as required by the engineering and production departments.
• Control and issue documents as outlined by the department procedures.
• Work with the Project Engineers (and potentially the client) to establish and maintain a supplier document register for each project.
• Manage and expedite document submission deadlines with Project Engineers. ...
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Location: Ashington, Northumberland, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
HR Assistant,  Carlton Resource Solutions
Our client, based in Altens, are actively looking to recruit a HR Assistant for for a 3 month contract. Candidates must have previous experience within a similar role and be available Immediately.

Good Excel skills are a must.

Main Tasks:

Able to utilise a range of research techniques to collate and analyse information from both internal and external sources on specific topics relating ...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Cased Hole Wireline Field Engineer - Evansville, WY,  Baker Hughes
 
LOCATION
 
Evansville, WY
 
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
 
Full Time Regular
 
ABOUT THIS JOB
 
Baker Hughes Incorporated has an opening for an experienced Wireline Field Specialist/Engineer in the Evansville, WY area.  As a leader in the oilfield services industry, Baker Hughes offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high per...
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Location: Evansville, UNITED STATES
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
Payroll Administrator,  Hudson
Our client, a leading global provider of oilfield engineering services, is currently recruiting for an experienced Payroll Administrator with first class Excel skills. This is an excellent opportunity to join an expanding business with 19 bases worldwide.


Main Responsibilities:

To provide an efficient, accurate and timely payroll service. To be proactive, a good team player and work well ...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: staff/perm
Subcontracts Manager,  Kin-Tec Recruitment

My client is a global EPC with offices based in Milton Keynes. They are looking to hire an experienced Subcontracts Manager with previous experience working on major Petrochemical or Oil & Gas projects. Candidates should also have both EPC and PMC experience. Previous experience working in Saudi Arabia will also be beneficial.

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Location: Milton Keynes, UNITED KINGDOM
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Administrator & Business Support,  Kin-Tec Recruitment

My client is a global EPC company with offices based in Huddersfield. They are looking to hire an Administrator to support everyday business activities:

Client Focused Activities
- Attending client meetings, (Initial Sales Review, Progress, Project Closeout, take minutes)
- Project Control : documentation , drawings, revisions, Quotation presentation final review prior to leavin...

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Location: Huddersfield, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Administration Assistant (Part time),  Aker Qserv Ltd
WIS Qserv Ltd, headquarters based in Portlethen, Aberdeen, provides well intervention, process and pipeline services to the oil and gas industry worldwide. WIS Qserv Ltd delivers the best solutions to its clients because it uses competent personnel, first class equipment and proven HSEQ systems.


We need talented individuals who can strengthen our team and support our ambitious growth plans. W...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: part-time
Administrator - Altens - 12 Months,  Fircroft
Great opportunity in an world wide oil and gas service company. Based in Altens on contract for 12 months.

Job Purpose:
• To work as part of a team which provides Spare Parts & Product support to clients UK customer base.


Job Content:

• Review orders received against quotation to ensure accuracy and liaise with both sales Coordinators and customers on any queries.

• Process sale...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Learning Analyst,  Raeburn Group Limited
Our client, an Oil and Gas Operator based in Aberdeen are looking to recruit a Open Learning Administrator on a contract basis. The successful candidate will carry out the following:


Manage the Learning record-keeping and Compliance Training Processes.
Manage the administrative process of UIO-T/W updates/edits and ELA portal portfolio updates.
Primary responsibility for assuring that LMS (L...

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Location: Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Communications Coordinator,  Udelhoven Companies
Title: Communications Coordinator

Location: Anchorage, AK

Description:

The communications coordinator is responsible for writing and producing internal and external communication tools, including newsletters, brochures, and related materials. The position also provides support for external communications, primarily for advocacy campaigns but could include support for speech writing, cris...

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Location: Anchorage, AK, UNITED STATES
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
Administrative Assistant,  Progressive Global Energy

Responsible for advanced administrative assignments of a confidential nature requiring business or technical vocabulary, knowledge of Company operations, organizational procedures and personnel for several professional(s) or managerial supervisor(s).



Visit the Progressive Global Energy & Natural Resources website to find out more...

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Location: Greeley, UNITED STATES
Administration - Oil & Gas Administration Job Type: contract
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