Contracts Manager - Construction

Dubai Permanent
  • Seeking a Contracts Manager to join
  • our esteemed client in the main contracting industry

About Our Client

Our client is a market leader in construction with a strong pipeline of projects and is seeking an experienced Contract Manager to lead the existing Estimation and Quantity Surveying department.

Job Description

  • Pre tender submission and review.

  • Ensure adherence to contract at post contract/construction phase by all parties.

  • Provide day-to-day management and oversight of the contract deployed to the Contract to support the delivery of construction.

  • To manage commercial risk and returns across the contract and ensure that contract standards, procedures and processes are applied across all activities within the business unit.

  • Determine & drive commercial contract improvement initiatives including managing the impact of contract performance on pricing and profitability; developing mechanisms to improve profitability and reduce risk.

  • Engage and work with internal legal counsel as appropriate and ensure commercial risks and opportunities are identified and mitigated/managed.

  • Facilitates the Contract change and prepare the relevant variation orders.

  • Facilitates and contract close-out procedures to ensure that all terms and conditions of contracts have been complied with prior to final payment to contractor and suppliers.

  • Ensures all warranties, bonds, insurances, guarantees, etc. are in place and maintained and updated in accordance with the Contract.

  • Assists the Estimation and Project Control teams with respect to contractual implications of change orders.

  • Assist in the preparation of Monthly Progress Reports.

  • Ensuring that the requirements of the contract documents are implemented and maintained throughout the Contract period.

  • Assist in the review of contractual notices of claims and providing contractual advice to the project team in their administration of the Construction Contract.

  • Preparing, reviewing and evaluating claims for additional time and/or money received from the Employer under the Main Contract and Subcontractors under the various Project Subcontracts.

  • Monitoring and advising the Project Manager, other team members of potential or actual risks arising from the Main Contract, Subcontracts and/or from the performance of the Works.

  • Overseeing and managing a team of Quantity Surveyors and Estimators

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelors degree in Quantity Surveying
  • 8 Years overall experience
  • 3 years Middle East experience
  • Infrastructure / Road experience a must
  • Must have UAE drivers license

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary and medical insurance
Rebecca Walters
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