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Contracts Manager

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  • Sector:

    Construction, Construction & Engineering

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  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

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  • Job ref:

    JN -012021-72319_1610413236

  • Published:

    12 January 2021

  • Expiry date:

    13 March 2021

Job Description

The client is a local A1 main contractor. They are looking for an experienced Contracts Manager to be a part of their team, managing newly secured and on-going building projects.


· In charge of contract administration, liaising with clients, authorities, QPs and architects on contractual matters

· Provide contractual advisory to ensure the senior management, project managers and all relevant project staff understand, comply, and are aligned with specific contract requirements and procedures

· Give advice on contractual risk management including identification of risk, risk analysis and propose measures to minimise exposure to these risks in terms of costing and technical specifications

· Familiar with REDAS, PSSCOC, SIA contractual legislations and the SOP act

· Be the lead in notification on extension of time, contractual claims, variations and any related loss and expense claims to the client and/or assessing reviewing of extension of time, variations and any related loss and expense claims by sub-contractors

· Deal with disputes arising from project execution amicably with the relevant internal and external stakeholders

· Provide procurement strategies and advise the key points of cost control in sub-contracting and potential variation orders to ensure provisions are catered for within cost and time

· Advise on the negotiations of the contract terms and conditions with subcontractors and suppliers

· Settle final account with client and sub-contractor


· Bachelor's Degree in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering or equivalent

· At least 15 years of experience in Quantity Surveying for Civil Engineering or Building works, and 10 years in building projects

· Team player with excellent leadership and problem-solving skills

· Excellent written and spoken communication skills, interpersonal skills and negotiation skills

· Excellent building technical knowledge and experiences with the full range of contractual management, contracts administration, dispute resolution, cost management

If this interests you, please apply using the link below, attaching your latest updated resume in word format and address your application Gerald (R2095827).

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