AECOM Contracts Manager in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia - Ar Riyad, Riyadh
The Contracts Manager is responsible for and will directly manage workload distribution, execution of work and personnel management within the contract and procurement department. Overseeing the formation and administration of contracts across project life cycle including: pre-qualification, compilation of bid requests, receipt of bids, bid evaluation, award, monitoring contractor performance, monitoring adherence to conditions of contract, back charges, resolution of claims and disputes, monitoring and approval of applications for payment through to final contract closure.
Review, develop and enforce administrative procedures for effective and economic performance within terms and conditions of the contract and policies approved by the CCDM.
Assists where required with the procurement process including, but not limited to, advance review of construction plans and specifications, assistance in preparation of solicitations, coordinating and scheduling prebid and post bid clarification meetings, amendment preparation and contract negotiations for EPMO.
Develops and implements procedures for contract management and administration in compliance with EPMO policy. As appropriate, contribute to or influence company policies.
Manages, directly or via Contracts Dept. staff, the administration of new and on-going Contracts, including monitoring contractor compliance with the Contract documents. Investigates problems and recommends corrective action.
Manages, directly or via Contracts Dept. staff, the preparation of correspondence and maintains records necessary to ensure the effective administration of all Contractual matters.
Administration, review and recommendation on contract changes, review and settlement of claims, resolution of disputes and contract change negotiations.
Assists the Project Manager in contract close-out procedures to ensure that all terms and conditions of contracts have been complied with prior to final payment to contractor, release of bonds etc.
Makes amendments to contractual documents as required.
Prepares for final approval pre-qualification and selection of contractors
Manages the bid evaluation process making final recommendation
Ensures that all contractual procedures are implemented and maintained
Provides governance on all commercial matters and approves all payments
Advises on all matters contractual and commercial
Ensures all departmental reporting is accurate and delivered within agreed timescale
Manages all staff in compliance with Health, Safety and Environmental policies
- Minimum fifteen (15) years of related work experience in contract law, contract drafting, administration and negotiation of change orders, preparing contractual correspondence, budget management, planning and scheduling. Thorough knowledge of prime contracts management administration as well as (sub) contract formation and administration, execution of office and field policies and procedures and documents relating to a multi-discipline construction program of works. General engineering background and Middle East project management experience.
Degree in Construction Contract Law, Quantity Surveying or similar built environment subject
Specific Project Management training and qualification
Membership of a Chartered Institution (MICE/ MCIOB/ MRICS preferred)
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Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services
Business Line Construction Services
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country Saudi Arabia
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 227357BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.