Job Description - Contracts & Claims Manager (21001203)
Contracts & Claims Manager - ( 21001203 )
Hill International, with more than 2,700 professionals in 69 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management, and other consulting services to clients in a variety of market sectors.
Hill has participated in over 10,000 project assignments with a total construction value of more than $600 billion. Engineering News-Record magazine recently ranked Hill as the eighth-largest construction management firm in the United States.
For more information on Hill, please visit our website at www.hillintl.com .
General Description of Role and Responsibilities :
Reviewing contract with ADAC
Reviewing the tenders and contract documentation for individual package
Coordinating / liaising, as necessary, to address all correspondence to and from the client and / or the contractor that raise a contractual issue
Meeting / liaising with the Contractor / Consultant to resolve outstanding / ongoing contractual issues
Drafting correspondence on behalf of PD, including responses to letters, etc., received from the contractors, other consultants, authorities, ADACFM, etc.
Reviewing requests for change and drafting recommendations to the client
Drafting and issuing an instruction to implement client requested requirements
Reviewing all claims for entitlement and issuing an appropriate recommendation to ADAC
Making recommendations to the client on entitlement issues
Making recommendations to the client as to the duration of an extension of time
Advising cost engineer / consultant as to the percentages of completed works / earned value for further processing of payment applications
Making recommendations to the client regarding payments, after receiving the cost consultant recommendation as to the amount of payment
Attendance and participation if monthly progress meetings
Scheduling contract / commercial / claim meetings / workshops
Chairing contract / commercial / claim meetings
Preparing and issuing meeting minutes
Creating a tracking log for variation, claims, etc. for your package
Documenting and tracking late and or non-performance of the contractor / consultant of your package
Review contract requirements for testing and commissioning
Such other requests from the PD.
Degree in construction or legal related discipline or similar
Minimum 15 years experience in the handling and management of claims and disputes on major infrastructure projects; less than 15 years’ experience considered if the substantive experience is significant
Professional accreditation and membership of industry-leading and internationally recognized institute(s)
Extensive experience working with FIDIC suite of contracts
Wide-ranging experience of roles and positions within the construction industry including roles with clients and contractors / subcontractors
Hill International is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled
Note : This job description is intended to provide an indication of the nature and levels of work, knowledge, skills, abilities and other essential functions to be carried out as part of fulfilling the role mentioned in the job title.
Various other duties as required.
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Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled