Country / Region : GB City : Rosyth
Job Title : Contracts Manager
Location : Rosyth, Fife, GB, KY11 2YD
Business Unit : Energy & Marine Services
Due to recent growth, Babcock Energy & Marine are seeking to expand our commercial function and require a suitably experienced Contracts Manager to support a long term defence fabrication project.
The role reports functionally to the commercial department and operationally to the Programme Manager.
Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities :
Managing change in accordance with the contract.
Production and management of claims.
Ensuring Babcock’s compliance with its commercial Contractual obligations.
Working closely to the Cost Controller and Finance team to produce periodic costs report.
Production of weekly / monthly internal & external commercial reports.
Chairing weekly commercial meetings with Client
Providing commercial input into the project risk register.
Ensuring a close working relationship is established and maintained Client’s onsite team.
Support the Supply Chain function with negotiation of key suppler contract
Occasional support for the wider commercial team as and when required.
What do I need to do the role?
The candidate must have;
relevant experience of working on engineering and fabrication projects.
experience of dealing with contractual claims
an excellent ability to read and understand contract clauses,
an in depth understanding of contract price build ups and proven experience manging contractual relationships between clients, customers and contractors,
an awareness of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FARs). and
be adept at communicating to all levels within the business.
Ideally the candidate will have a degree or equivalent in Quantity Surveying although candidates with relevant experience in a similar roles with a degree in Engineering, Law or Business will are also encouraged to apply.
What else do I need to know?
All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK and be subject to satisfactory security clearance which includes 3 years reference checks.
Verification of any qualifications / passport / licences must be shown at interview stage.
We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview
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