Parsons Corporation Contracts Manager in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Contracts Manager

Location:

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Requisition #:

47407

Post Date:

POSITION OVERVIEW :

Manages all contract activity for a Division,assess risks, review and negotiate all types of agreements, support all projects and internal departments on as needed basis. Play an active role in providing quality contracts, procurement and in-house legal services across the MEA region and beyond.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES :

Prepare contractual and commercial risk assessment for requests for proposal and provide support during the pre-tendering stage.

  • Review, draft and negotiate contracts, agreements and other legal documents.

  • Review and draft internal policies/procedures and ensure that they are in compliance with all statutory or legal requirements.

  • Advise on and ensure that internal company processes, procedures and corporate governance are complied with.

  • Prepare and review contractors and consultants tenders packages, clarifications and tender addendums.

  • Provide support to the company management and other employees

  • Conduct legal research and provide legal opinions related to countries the company already operates in as well as new jurisdictions.

  • Identify areas for improvement in existing contracting processes.

  • Liaise with authorities, clients, law firms, auditors, and other third parties

  • Manage the licenses issuance and renewal and ensure compliance with government requirements

  • Maintains an active participation in related professional societies to keep abreast of relevant contractual issues.Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

PREFERRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

Degree in Law,with experience in engineering or construction sector

7-15 years of experience, min 3-5 years in GCC and/orinternational engineering and construction firm

  • Organized, motivated, committed, works well under stress and willing to travel.

  • Computer skills: MS Windows, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Power Point, and Internet Explorer

  • SKILLS/COMPETENCIES :

Must have excellent verbal written communication skills in Arabic and English

Requires a comprehensive knowledge of industry business practices and the negotiation of prime contracts. Incumbent must also possess strong written and oral communication skills in English, excellent interpersonal skills.Proven ability to perform in a management capacity is also required.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

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

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