AECOM Senior Contracts Manager, Qatar in Doha, Qatar

Qatar - Ad Dawhah, Doha

Job Summary

As a Senior Contracts Manager you will be accountable and responsible for the proactive management of procurement, contractual and commercial processes | procedures, main contract administration, cost control, reporting, risk management, project P&L and compliance with the project execution plan management.

Job Duties:

  • Administration of FIDIC based main contracts and advice to the Employer | Engineer.

  • Procurement of sub-contract packages on behalf of the Employer and novation of the same to the Main Contractor.

  • Commercial performance of projects | sub-contract packages within the remit of ensuring project profitability and ensuring that risk is mitigated | managed.

  • Effective management for change variations & claims commercial closure ensuring that projects perform within the defined commercial expectations.

  • Effective management & control of the tender event schedules.

  • Establish and maintain necessary monitors to ensure AECOM & programme commercial compliance with respect to insurances | bonds | warranties | indemnities etc.

  • Preparation of financial | commercial reports to the Employer & Project Director.

Specific Skills Required:

  • Excellent working knowledge of FIDIC contracts or similar

  • 10 years Middle East experience in a similar role

  • Experience of complex mixed use developments

  • Excellent Client-facing skills

Minimum Requirements

  • Commercial management experience on programmes up to QR1.5 Billion.

  • Valuation of changes | variations.

  • Administration of contracts and lump sum design & build and re-measurable sub-contracts.

  • Administration of design sub-contracts

  • Two-stage, single stage and negotiated contracts.

  • Value engineering & risk management.

  • Procurement of sub-contractors and supplier.

  • Resolution of contractual differences.

  • Cash flow forecasting

  • Ability to be a strategic & innovative thinker.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Experience in negotiating with clients and package sub-contractors.

  • Technical understanding of design and the construction process.

  • 20 years postgraduate experience required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional Qualified – ideally Construction or Quantity Surveying Degree

  • Chartered Status with the RICS, CIOB or other equivalent institution

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Commercial Management / Contract Management

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Qatar

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201105BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.