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Contracts Manager

Job in Abu Dhabi - UAE/Dubai
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Company: CH2M HILL
Full Time position
Listed on 2019-06-19
Job specializations:
  • Management
    Construction Manager, Operations Manager, Program Manager, Project Manager
  • Energy/Power Generation
Job Description & How to Apply Below
Jacobs is looking for Contracts Manager to join one our Rail projects in UAE. The successful candidate will work as an integrated member of the Construction Supervision team. We are looking for a professional who will ensure client satisfaction and help strengthen our project delivery capabilities.Responsible for all of the pre and post contract commercial contract management of all framework and contracts related to the program of works.

Managing the Program and Project teams manage compliance with Project Corporate Governance Procedures.

Leading the cost reporting of all allocated projects, including Cost Forecasting, Anticipated Final Cost, Cost of Work Done, Gross Billing and Current Contract Value.

Leading, monitoring, managing and reporting on all commercial and contract aspects of all allocated projects and propose mitigating actions at the earliest opportunity to the Program Senior Contracts Manager.

Leading the commercial review of contractor delivery of projects & lead valuation progress meetings.

Leading the assessment and valuation of applications in accordance with Program processes, contractual terms and conditions and commensurate with contractual entitlement. Lead the challenge of cost elements, audit where appropriate and confirm whether valuations are consistent with agreed site progress.

Providing pro-active specialist advice on all change including proposed scope changes, in accordance with the Program change control systems, in accordance with levels of delegated authority.

Recommending mitigating action on all commercial risk/claim events at the earliest possible time.

Reviewing contractual claims reports, identify emerging problems and recommend solutions for implementation to Program Director for authorisation, as appropriate.

Provision of ad-hoc management information to promote informed decision-making.

Managing all commercial correspondence and contractual notices issued in accordance with contractual conditions to confirm whether the Employers contractual position is clearly defined.

Leading the final account settlements on all projects to manage close out as per the project authority, project plan and within agreed timescale's.

Supporting pre and post contract procurement activities as and when required.

Leading the negotiation of all prices under existing contracts and fully participate in the associated Quantitative Risk Assessment and Value Management Workshops.

The minimum qualifications for this position are: Working understanding of railway and construction industry conditions of contract. Educated to degree level or equivalent and professional qualification. Excellent effective written and verbal communication skills. 8+ years' relevant railway experience. Excellent negotiation skills.  The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience: Experience of contractors accounts.Join JACOBS and love what you do. Focus on tackling the toughest challenges with a smile as you support the development of life-changing infrastructure that improves communities across the Middle East. See the inherent value in your point of view as you deliver for our clients. At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.
Position Requirements
Less than 1 Year work experience
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