Commercial / Contracts Manager - Marine

Location
Dubai (Emirate) (AE)
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
31 Jul 2017
Closes
28 Aug 2017
Job Type
Consultant
Level
Manager

A leading and reputable Marine Contracting Company is seeking a Commercial/Contracts Manager to join their team in Dubai to work on marine projects within the UAE. This will be a six day week role.

Responsibilities

  • To monitor, control and resolve problematic contractual issues, whilst safeguarding the Contractor’s best interest at all times.
  • Supervise a team of quantity surveyors and cost controllers
  • Ensuring that appropriate contractual notices are given properly, and on time, to both the Employer’s team and Subcontractors.
  • Monitor all commercial matters ensuring costs are minimized and the variations to the works are captured, valued and submitted for agreement in time.
  • The preparation, submission and negotiation of extension of time, disruption and prolongation claims, whilst liaising with planning and other project delivery departments.
  • Ensure that all bonds and insurances required under the Main Contract and Subcontracts are submitted / received on time.

Qualifications, Experience & Skills:

  • BSc degree in Quantity Surveying
  • Must have a minimum of 15 years’ post qualified experience
  • MRICS/MCIOB/other further educational qualification preferred
  • Candidates from a contracting background will be preferred and worked on projects of a similar nature
  • Experience of managing and administering Ports & Marine projects is essential
  • GCC experience preferred