Chief Contracts Expert - Rail - India

Location
Ahmedabad, Gujarat (IN)
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
23 Apr 2018
Sector
Construction
Specialism
Infrastructure
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Job Position
Manager

Our client is a multinational consultancy; they have an urgent requirement for a Chief Contracts Expert to join their team in India. Ideal candidates will be from a civil background and have extensive experience on large scale rail projects.  Candidates applying for this role must have overseas experience and extensive knowledge of FIDIC yellow book.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the implementation processes, maintenance, audits and any improvement of the Contract Management System for the project
  • Liaise with the project team and provide advice on contract management and policy compliance matters
  • Ensure that all the contracts are managed in accordance with company policies and procedures, applicable laws, and client requirements
  • Provide training if necessary and provide constructive feedback to subordinates to support their overall development
  • Management of risk/claim assessments
  • Provide strategic approach to claim resolution procedures

Requirements:

  • A BSc in Civil Engineering
  • 3 years overseas experience
  • 6 years’ experience on large scale rail projects
  • Minimum of 15 years’ post graduate experience
  • Previous experience in a contracts manager role managing large scale rail projects
  • Strong planning and organizing skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills