Contracts Specialist – Rail – India

Location
Ahmedabad, Gujarat (IN)
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
23 Apr 2018
Closes
21 May 2018
Sector
Construction
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Status
FRICS
Job Position
Manager

One of our clients is a reputable Engineering Consultancy firm with a strong global presence focusing on infrastructure projects. They are urgently seeking a Senior Contracts Specialist to join their team in India, to work on a large scale rail project and the management of contractual matters.

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
  • Minimum of 15 years’ post graduate experience, with at least 5 years’ experience of FIDIC Yellow book based contracts funded by ADB
  • Previous experience in a contracts manager role managing large scale rail projects based in developing countries
  • Experience use of P6 & MS Office
  • Strong planning and organizing skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills