Contracts/Commercial Manager (Corporate)

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United Arab Emirates
AE - Dubai
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R146750
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Legal/Contracts/Procurement

Job Description:

Contracts/Commercial Manager (Corporate)

Dubai, UAE

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Contracts Manager  to join our team!

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Support to prepare consultancy fee proposal

  • Participate in Division, Company, and Corporate strategic planning activities (e.g., risk assessment, bid/no bid analysis, participation in business plan development, etc.).

  • Support for finalization of sub-consultancy agreements, in liaison with our legal team.

  • Liaising with PMs and picking up potential VOs and submission of fee proposal and associated documentation

  • Monitoring all the VOs and liaising with Client to get these approved.

  • Supporting PMs for procurement of performance bonds, insurances etc. for the new projects

  •  Handling of post-tender clarifications/tender qualifications, in coordination with PMs, legal and client

  • Handling of review of new contracts when received from clients and coordinate between client and legal to close the comments

  • Leading assessment of technical submissions (submitted by the contractors) with support from representatives from construction, planning and design.

  • Handling of contractual correspondence in case of any rejection (questioning merits) of variations from the client.

  • Follow up with PMs for on-time invoicing

  • Follow up with clients for payment of invoices

  • Reviews requests for proposals to identify risks and contractual terms not conforming to Company policy.

  • Negotiates the more difficult, complex, or sensitive issues with clients.

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Quantity Surveying from a reputable organization

  • Minimum 15 years of  contract administration/management experience related to consultancy related matters within a large international organization

  • Proven experience in analyzing contract variations, claims, initiating and reviewing written correspondence related to the program

  • Experience in Contract Management pre award is essential

  • Prior experience in managing design/build type contracts

  • Ideally 5 years MEA contracts management experience

  • Excellent written contractual correspondence and verbal communication skills in English.

  • Must have a clear understanding of, and ability to work with, construction contract commercial documents, engineering drawings and specifications.

  • Working knowledge of software typically associated with contracts management.

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Qualified and chartered by a recognized international body such as Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) or Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb).

  • Experience with FIDIC

  • Experience working for a Consultant providing internal and external advice

  • Ability to work autonomously.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.

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OUR MISSION

We’re committed to delivering innovative infrastructure, defense and security solutions to enable a sustainable, safer, smarter and more connected world.

ABOUT US

Founded in 1944, Parsons Corporation, a digitally enabled solutions provider, is focused on creating the future of the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets. From Earth to outer space, we deliver tomorrow’s solutions today. Equipped with the capabilities required to take on any defense, intelligence, or critical infrastructure challenge, our agile, innovative, and disruptive approach enables us to deliver solutions at the speed of relevance.

Our people are our greatest asset. We strive to be an employer of choice that engages employees in the community and creates rewarding career paths to cultivate a resilient workforce that is ready for the future.

PARSONS IN CANADA

Parsons has contributed to major infrastructure projects in Canada since the 1940’s, helping to design and build many well-known landscapes across the country, including the Regina Bypass, Turcot Exchange, Kicking Horse Canyon, Olivier-Charbonneau Bridge, and the Edmonton Light Rail Transit. Our markets are diverse, including Bridge, Tunnel, Road and Highway, Aviation, Rail and Transit, Smart Vehicle Solutions, Smart Mobility, Integrated Delivery, Environmental Remediation, Mining and Reclamation, and Water/Wastewater, as well as serving numerous industrial clients. The Parsons’ signature stands out and our achievements have been recognized via numerous awards for innovation and quality, particularly in long-span bridges, complex brigles, and major road networks expansions. Our teams work across Canada in many provinces, including Alberta, Ontario, Manitoba, British Columbia, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Northern Territories and the Yukon.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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75+ Years

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17,000+ Employees

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80+ Languages

COMPETITIVE BENEFIT OFFERINGS

Financial Wellness

We care about your financial wellbeing. Parsons offers competitive pay and retirement plans to help you build wealth for the future while giving you the flexibility to diversify your investments.

Work Life Harmony

Balance in life is important and time away from the office is imperative to allow you to refresh and focus your attention on the things that matter to you. Parsons supports your time away by providing paid time off and paid flexible holidays.

Career Development

We are committed to fostering the personal and professional growth of our employees. Develop and advance yourself though our comprehensive training, educational and mentorship programs.

Veteran Support

We provide Industry leading benefits to support veterans and active-duty members to provide security for you and your family by offering robust leave and benefits; including paid active-duty military leave and paid time off when transitioning back to civilian life.

Mind & Body

At Parsons we inspire healthier habits, heathier minds, and a healthier you through our wellness program. Participate in our weekly Meditation Mondays and Wellness Wednesdays. Wellness, at Parsons, is more than just your annual checkup.

Health

Health is not a one size fits all. At Parsons, we offer a robust Employee Assistance Program as well as comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans through large, national carriers with the choice of regional PPO, HDHP, or HMO networks.

Want to learn more about the benefits eligible for the Parsons’ location you are interested in? Connect with one of our recruiters for further detail.

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