Chief Contracts Expert - Rail - India

Location
Ahmedabad, Gujarat (IN)
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
23 Apr 2018
Closes
21 May 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