Contracts Manager required by our client to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Belgium
INDUSTRY SECTOR: Renewables, Offshore Wind Energy
- Give support to the tender team in analysing the contractual documents.
- Draft appropriate wording for bid qualifications and conditions, together with the legal department.
- Monitor entitlements to variation instructions and timeous submission of relevant contractual notices.
- Establish and maintain records of resources involved and effects on program/other activities for recovery of time and/or money arising out of extra works.
- Make timeous requests for extensions of time, and for claims, in accordance with contractual obligations.
- Assist in evaluation and submission of interim applications for payment.
- Assist in presenting the final account after practical project completion.
- Produce claims for acceleration in conjunction with the project manager.
- Participate in the selection of subcontractors for tender enquiries, and prepare tender enquiries.
- Secure agreement of terms and conditions under guidance and direction of the project manager.
- Raise payment certificates timeously to enable the accounts department to pay by appropriate dates.
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
- A strong engineering background or a chartered quantity surveyor by qualification or experience.
- Strong verbal and written communication skills in English.
- Evidence of study of relevant branches of law, standard contracts (FIDIC, NEC3, etc.) and disputes resolution processes.
- Experience in a similar role preferably in a marine design and build environment.
- Able to think analytically and laterally.
- Flexible attitude.
- Team player with a gregarious attitude.
- Willing to work in international projects.
- Willing to work at our head office in Belgium, and on international assignments.