Contracts Specialist – Rail – India

Location
India (IN)
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
23 Apr 2018
Closes
21 May 2018
Specialism
Infrastructure, Rail
Job Type
Contract
Level
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