Contract Claims Manager
Do you want to work for a world class company offering fantastic career opportunities?
Location: Kilkenny / hybrid
Anderson McQue is recruiting for our client who is a world leader in providing customised solutions in the Energy, Wastewater Treatment and Waste sectors.
Overview of the role:
This role will assist in the negotiation and management of contracts with construction contractors for all company projects. Manage contract preparation and execution control. Work with project management and site management to ensure the satisfactory completion of contractor’s work.
Acting as Contract Administrator, safeguarding scope, program obligation, analysis of delays and damages.
Ensure the Construction Team is adhering to all Contractual requirements and providing advice and monitoring of same
Ensure your Team’s Monthly applications are all inclusive of accurate remeasures, site changes, dayworks and any applicable contract claims. Identify escalations, material or labour variations, etc. as appropriate
Defend against claims for accelerations, disruption or losses
Monitor transaction compliance (milestones, deliverables, invoicing etc.)
Provide visibility on actual progress achieved in relation to contractual and regulatory obligations and assist with schedule recovery as required
Serve as single point of contact for all contractual matters
Evaluate Variations merit and all associated costs
Evaluate contractor performance after project completion
Identify claims and give timely notice
Establish the legal ground of claims with an estimate of recovery
Establish the history of claims, and evidence of links between events
Logically build up well organized and factual claims
Ensure claim defense, prepare counterclaims; report on risks and opportunities and analyze and mitigate risks
Keeping the project stakeholders informed of progress, cost and any other relevant issue
Strong written communication abilities, and the ability to negotiate a strong commercial position for the company are also essential.
Qualifications and Experience:
3rd level Qualification in Mechanical Engineering/Building Services Engineering
3+ years of experience in a similar role
Experience or exposure to civil engineering practices
Strong ability to negotiate a favourable commercial position for the Company
Strong written communication abilities, and the ability to negotiate a strong commercial position for the company
Experience with Primavera / P6 is an advantage
If you are an EU/EEA national, you will be asked to show proof of right to work in Ireland.
If you are a non-EU/EEA national, you will require current and valid permission to work and reside in the Republic of Ireland.
I am keen to have an initial discussion with anyone who feels this could potentially be of interest. Please, contact Jochen Leinung at Anderson McQue (+ 353-86 1022573) by sending an up-to-date CV via the link provided to speak further about this opportunity.
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