Bechtel Corporation Contract Administrator Job in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Requisition ID: 194424

This posting is for a long term (greater than 12 months) assignment on the Riyadh Metro Project.

SUMMARY

Administers large moderately complex (sub)contracts. Maintains a continuing review of the progress of each (sub)contract and provides management with information regarding any financial, legal or technical difficulties. Prepares change order and amendments, negotiates with (sub)contractors and customers to obtain settlement.

EFFECTIVE JOB DUTIES

1. Implement the Division Responsibilities Matrix which records the Project agreed assignment of various (sub)contract management tasks and the Standard Work Process Procedures applicable to (Sub)Contract Administration.

2. Administers assigned (sub)contracts maintaining a continual review of progress and providing management with information regarding projected financial or technical difficulties.

3. Coordinates with designated staff on operational activities affecting contractual rights and obligations, (sub)contract performance, (sub)contract administration and other major matters.

4. Administers moderately complex contract changes by negotiating with customer personnel and obtaining settlement.

5. Represents Bechtel in contractual discussions of moderate complexity.

6. Administers information programs to ensure mutual understanding of (sub)contract terms and conditions.

7. Prepares periodic status reports for management.

Job Knowledge

Basic knowledge of procurement regulations, policies and practices.

Specialized courses or experience in pricing, contract law, negotiations and accounting.

Working knowledge of engineering/construction industry contracting practices and Bechtel policies, procedures and work practices.

Demonstrated oral and written communication skills.

Experience in developing contract types, fee arrangements and contract terms.

Experience in developing and recommending potential solutions to contractual problems to management.

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right—no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

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