19-105 – Commercial Management

Courtice, Ontario
Job ID:
Sagar Chatterjee

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Commercial Management
Resume Due Date:  Thursday, October 17th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 1 year
Location: Darlington Energy Complex (DEC) 1855 Energy Drive, Courtice ON
Project Title:  Retube and Feeder Replacement

Job Overview

As part of the department team and at times cross functional teams, act as commercial management/contractual support for Retube & Feeder replacement (RFR) project at Darlington nuclear.

Become completely familiar with the retube and feeder replacement agreement, contract price structure,  and cost allocation table specifying allowed/disallowed costs in order to provide advise and support to the project execution team on payments and procurement of materials and services.  Familiarize self with retube and feeder replacement refurbishment project technical aspects to provide context for commercial support role.

Detailed review of Request for Authorization to Purchase (RAP) documentation submitted by the supplier for approval to move forward with purchase in relation to the requirements of the Agreement and the project. Provide recommendations to project team for approval of RAP, request for additional information, or rejection of RAP.

Detailed review of draft invoices for consistency with allowed costs under the Agreement.  Provide advise to project representative for approval, request for further information/back up, or rejection of charges.

Participate and support initiatives, of cross-functional teams comprised of senior management from both internal and external stakeholders to develop commercial agreements or amendments.

Assist in the development, negotiation, writing, and implementation of correspondence, agreements, or amendments to these agreements, that are technically, commercially and legally complex, and may in some cases have a significant financial implication to OPG.

Monitor agreement compliance and obligations, and develop and report on performance criteria & measures. Identify and implement continuous improvement initiatives, including amendments to existing agreements where they would be in the mutual interest to the parties of the agreements. Manage and support projects and transactions from start to completion with advice from the Manager and or SR Advisor.

Assist and Support the SR Advisor and/or Manager with internal and external stakeholders to develop, improve, modify, write, implement and monitor processes to meet the obligations of the parties as set out in commercial service agreements. Participate in creating or revising business processes where applicable.

Act as a resource to internal stakeholders on the corporation’s obligations in respect of the commercial agreements. Provide functional input to internal stakeholders / end users on agreement specifics and ensure it is followed through in order to minimize corporate risks.

Respond to inquiries regarding agreement specifics including but not limited to commercial terms, performance expectations, property assignments, easements, intellectual property rights, operations etc. Provide assistance to OPG line functions on discharging the obligations of OPG as set out in the commercial service agreements.

Review and advise to RFR project team on approval of milestone payments based on terms in the Agreement specifying what is required prior to making milestone payments upon review of milestone certificate proposing that milestone has been met.


  1. At least 8 yrs experience in commercial management/project management to provide value added commercial oversight and support.
  2. 4 year bachelors degree in business, economics or engineering.  Advanced degree in law or business considered an asset.
  3. Sound knowledge of English (oral and written) is required to prepare agreement documentation and associated correspondence.  Detail oriented, analytical, strong communications skills and positive attitude.