Contract and Claim Engineer -   Schneider Electric 

 

Job Description:

 

  • Meet and negotiate with customer counterparts defending Contractor contractual position.
  • Draft letters correspondence response to customer contractual letters.
  • Pro-actively draft letters correspondences to customer documenting delays, cost impact etc emanating from customer side.
  • Liaise with project key team members to keep pulse of project progress and issues faced. 
  • Draft and negotiate subcontracts for sub-contractors and sub-vendors to make sub-contracts with true flow down of Terms & Conditions
  • Review final contract against agreed and approved position
  • Perform a contract summary with key contractual rights / obligation aspects.
  • Support project manager on risk and opportunity identification and management.
  • Identify, prepare, submit, and negotiate variation orders and claims with both customer and subcontractors in a timely and effective manner.
  • Participate in project reviews, propose and support mitigation actions as required.
  • Ensure local tax, bonding, insurance & customs issues are identified and addressed.
  • Assisting the project manager in the cost and value reconciliation of the project with particular focus on variation/ claim forecasting.
  • Coach the team members on all contract management related matters.
  • Drive a culture  to improve identifying, controlling and mitigating key contract risks;
  • Deploy corporate tools, templates, processes, systems, and guidelines.
  • The Potential candidate, without supervision, proactively co-ordinates with all stakeholders, gathers data and compiles variation requests/proposals for approval in compliance with the relevant contract terms.
  • To critically analyze and interpret the contractual clauses and provisions in the interest of project and Contractor.
  • Preparation of claims and presentation to client by collating related information and furnish analysis based on facts and documented records.
  • To contractually safeguard Contractor’s interest by implementing global best practices of the profile. 
  • Participate or organize internal meetings and meetings with external contract partners

 

 

Education:

University and/or business school and/or engineer diploma: Master's degree or equivalent BAC+5, business administration, international trade and/or law

Diploma, certification or equivalent in contract management

 

Experience:

Minimum 10 years of experience working in EPC / end user environment preferably for Control System / Cyber security side of projects.

 

Skillset:

 

  • Fluent in English language (written and spoken)
  • Hands on experience of drafting contractual letters
  • Hands on experience of drafting and negotiating subcontracts for subcontractors with flow down of contract terms of conditions.
  • Leadership and Communication skills to lead discussion with end user and EPC team member to achieve targets.
  • General understanding of engineering, procurement, construction techniques EPCM & LSTK Professional membership/certification such as CIArb, SCL, FIDIC, CCM, RICS etc. from globally recognized institutions.

Salary

0 - 0 AED

Monthly based

Location

Doha , Qatar

Job Benefits
Equity compensation
Job Overview
Job Posted:
1 month ago
Job Type
Full Time
Job Role
Engineer
Education
Bachelor Degree
Experience
10+ Years
Total Vacancies
1

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Doha , Qatar