Project Contract Manager

Recruiter
Location
Denver, Colorado
Salary
Competitive
Posted
29 Oct 2016
Closes
03 Jan 2017
Ref
2762988
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Project Contract Manager shall ensure the successful execution of the EPC & EPCM contracts according to agreed commercial obligations, financial and qualitative targets in coordination with the other functions. The Project Contract Manager under the direction of the Project Director / Project Manager has overall responsibility for all project (or project portfolio) contractual and commercial activities.

Essential Responsibilities

As the Project Contract Manager, you will:
  • Be responsible for all project contractual and commercial activities from hand over from sales until all relevant contractual obligations are complete and all relevant contractual issues are resolved / settled
  • Identify, analyze and manage the project risks and opportunities
  • Be responsible for the preservation of GE's rights and entitlements as provided in the contract
  • Ensure proper notices are given in line with contract requirements
  • Manage claims to / from customers and consortium partners
  • Support the management of claims to / from contractors and suppliers as required
  • Ensure appropriate recovery from third parties
  • Manage customer variation requests / orders
  • Manage Project Insurances: submission, monitoring and settlement of insurance claims in accordance with the policies
  • Establish and implement project specific contractual procedures, particularly regarding claims, performance guarantees, insurance, variation orders, correspondence and notifications
  • Manage commercial and contractual impacts and claims resulting from time, quality, or process related issues (extension of time, acceleration, deficient contract documents etc.)
  • Undertake any other contractual / commercial tasks as instructed / requested by Project Director and / or management


Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Law, Engineering or Construction Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 5 years in similar role in EPC & EPCM and/or complex construction environment including a minimum 3 years of experience with FAR (Federal Acquisition Regulation) terms


Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

  • Additional Project Management and/or Commercial education & professional registration would be beneficial
  • Understanding of Contract Law
  • Knowledge of FAR provisions
  • Technical understanding
  • Experience of high level negotiations
  • Strong communication skills
  • Influencing skills
  • Intercultural skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Understanding of project risk management
  • Fluency in written and spoken English, knowledge of French would be beneficial

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