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Job Title : Sr. Contract Administrator ( Cont-02-06-18 )
Job Location : Dubai
Job Industry : Contracting
Job Function : Contracting & Services
Preferred Nationalities : Any
Gender : Male
Minimum Educational Qualification : Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical/ Electronics/ Electromechanical
Relevant Years of Experience: : 10 Years Experience in Construction including reasonable exposure to MEP sector
Age : 40
Posted Date : 13-06-2018
Description

 

Principal Accountabilities

 

1

Review and draft contract agreements. This includes full contractual review of agreements provided by the Contractors/Employers, draft adequate responses, negotiate and settlement. Drafting of new agreements, amendments to agreements are also considered part of this accountability.

2

Set-up and implement contractual and procedural steps in accordance with contract documents. This includes implementation of mandatory contractual practices such as, but not limited to, issuance of adequate notices, interim particulars and providing claim details set out under the terms of contract of each construction project.

3

Drafting and responding construction claims

4

Review, draft and response contractual communications

5

Identify and analyses and potential claim events and take necessary contractual measures to secure entitlements.

6

Overlook variations, payments, claims and subcontract settlements of accounts in all aspects. This includes review, response, providing advises to Project Quantity Surveyors on best practices, negotiate and interim/final settlements

7

Provide advisory support to cater planning requirements to establish time related claims

8

Oversee the duties and responsibilities of Quantities Surveyors and Planning Engineers and provide advisory support with respect of meeting desired performance

9

Set up and monitor correct contractual practices to minimize the contractual risks and potential disputes

10

Mentoring project commercial teams for continuous success

 

 

 

 

Minimum Requirements

Qualifications and Experience Required

  1. Degree in Engineering, Quantity Surveying, Construction Law, Construction Management or equivalent.
  2. 10 years of experience in construction including reasonable exposure to MEP sector
  3. Being a member of one or more of recognized professional bodies such as RICS, CIArb, AIQS, CIOB or similar would be a definite advantage
  4. Should possess proven track record of administering contracts under challenging environments.
  5. Sound knowledge on all forms of construction contracts that are extensively applied in UAE, specially FIDIC based forms of contracts.
  6. Reasonable knowledge on applicable construction laws, practices and pertinent federal, state and local laws, codes and regulations

Skills Required

  1. Should possess excellent communication skills in English language literally and orally
  2. Should possess excellent correspondence skills.
  3. High degree of analytical skills
  4. Should have excellent interpersonal skills
  5. Should be able to plan and organize the works
  6. Self motivated individual with high result oriented attitude
  7.  Ability work under pressure
  8. Should possess excellent confidence in conduct and ethics