|Job Ref:||204483968||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Staffordshire||City:||Staffordshire||Address:||Post Code:||WS7||Post Date:||07/10/2016 02:11|
Our client are a world leader in the Power industry and currently looking for a contracts manager with the following experience;|
Specific Knowledge and Skills
? Understanding of Contract Law
? Technical understanding
? Experience of high level negotiations
? Strong communication skills
? Influencing skills - Intercultural skills - Analytical skills
? Understanding of project risk management
? Fluency in written and spoken English
? Degree in Engineering, Quantity Surveying, Business Administration or Law though this is not essential you should have exposure to contract legal requirements
Duties & Responsibilities
Support project execution start up prior to full notice to proceed, including contract analysis and preparations of commercial plan
Assume responsibility for all project contractual activities from hand over to sales
Identification of customer/consortium and other third party obligations and implementation of the project contract commercial plan
Liaise with project planning manager to ensure contract programme and appropriate schedules for subcontracts
Support project risk and identification and analysis
Preservation of client?s rights and entitlements as provided in the contract
Ensure appropriate recovery from third party
Management of customer variation requests/orders
Management of project insurances; submission, monitoring and settlement of insurance claims in accordance with policies
Regarding claims, insurance, variation orders, correspondence and notifications.
Support and guidance to Project team on general contractual issues. Clarification of contractual/legal queries, if required by referring to Legal.
Providing Contract Management support as required in the event of a (potential) dispute.
Objectives, targets and performance measurements are defined on a yearly basis in line with the published business objectives and Project Director Objectives. Main targets should be related to contract analysis, contract management, claims management, risk and opportunity identification and any commercial action plan.
Access to all documentation related to the concerned projects.
Access to concerned Project Directors, Project Managers, Project Controllers, Site Contract Manager, Project Planners and all other Project Team members as required. Access to the relevant databases and tools.
Propose and draft Project Contract Commercial Plan including Project Claim Strategy.
Provide notices to Customers, Consortium Partners and Insurances in consultation with Project Director