Our Client’s Procurement team has an excellent opportunity for a Senior Contracts Formation Specialist.In this essential role, your key responsibilities are to perform all tasks involved in the formation and award of moderate and complex contracts. Communicates with bidders and personnel within our Client’s Business Units to establish clear definition of requirements, and to assure performance to the stated project requirements.Arranges and chairs meetings as needed to perform the work.
Maintains working relationships with related functions on the project and project management team, to facilitate cross functional collaborative project execution.
Maintains contact with other Services (e.g., Legal, Risk, Finance etc.) to secure expert advice and guidance in as it applies to Contracts Team scope of responsibility.
Maintains working relationships with applicable operational and corporate personnel to ensure Contracts Team actions are consistent with company guidelines.
Skilled in working with and communicating effectively (written and verbal) with counterpartsand supervisors of other project functional groups, primarily Engineering, Construction, Project Controls, and Project Management.
Skilled in working effectively with contractors.
Knowledge of procurement and contracting regulations, policies and practices.
Knowledge of contract pricing, contract law, negotiations and accounting.
Knowledge of engineering/construction industry contracting practices and policies, procedures and work practices
7 to 10+ years of progressive relevant industry experience
Relevant university or college degree is preferred.
Specialized courses or experience in pricing, contract law, negotiations, business administration, and risk management