Contract Administrator

Civil Engineer
£60,000 - £69,999
05 Jul 2012
04 Aug 2012
Rail jobs
Civil Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time
I am currently working with a client working on one of the most prestigious rail projects in London. My client is seeking an expereinced Contracts Administrator to come on board to Assist the Lead Contracts Administrator in relation to the development and implementation of a Contract Management Program for the project consistent with Contracts Management Policies and Work Processes Procedures and Systems.Person Specification • Degree in Business Quantity Surveying Law Engineering Construction Management or Cost Engineering or equivalent experience. • Experience and some formal training in pricing contract law contract drafting administration and negotiation of change orders effective correspondence planning and scheduling and cost control • Thorough knowledge of contract administration as appropriate to a multi discipline major UK construction project. • Working knowledge of engineering/construction industry contracting practices experience of dealing with large works packages.Principal Accountabilities Assist the Lead Contracts Administrator in relation to the following: Analysing the contract terms and conditions to highlight areas of risk; such as ambiguities conflicts or deviations from the scope of work; As work proceeds make recommendations on the mitigation of these risks; monitor performance and supporting remedial actions. Analysing contract documentation and producing a Contractor and Project Team deliverables schedule. Monitoring performance against this schedule and recommending corrective actions. Developing and managing appropriate mechanisms to monitor compliance with contract terms and conditions. Main challenges of the job Supporting the Lead Contracts Administrator in providing the Project Team with reviews and analysis of the contract performance data. Supporting the Lead Contracts Administrator in maintaining a working relationship with the Project Functional and Corporate Teams If this role is of interest please contact me on 0207 259 8767 or Send your CV to Antony.Crawley Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at