Parsons Corporation Senior Commercial Manager in Kuwait
Senior Commercial Manager
Senior Commercial Manager
Through Parsons’ engineering and construction management services, we deliver innovative, safe and sustainable infrastructure in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain and Kuwait. Our focus is on delivering air, rail, road and highway transportation; water conveyance and/or wastewater treatment; and land development and public infrastructure to our clients and your communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world class infrastructure.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provide oversight on all commercial matters relating to the design, construction and supply contracts.
Manage and provide strategic advice on the procurement and budget control functions.
Analyze the general terms and conditions of various contracts to highlight obligations, ambiguities, conflicts and deviations in party responsibilities, liabilities, scope of requirements and the like. Provide contractual advice on the resolution to problems encountered.
Provide direction and coordination with schedule and program personnel to review baseline programs, look-ahead programs, mitigation and cause and effect programs, interface programs and analysis of progress and performance indicators.
Manage support team to assure contracts are effectively managed during the course of the contract period and to ensure its close-out is in accordance with established procedures.
Manage the claims process and make recommendations for claims and other contractual matters to the senior management.
Attend progress review meetings, schedule and claims meetings and be responsible for commercial actions arising from the same.
Support other contractual requirements as deemed necessary.
Responsible to provide senior-level guidance to assigned personnel, and ensures proficiency and timeliness of all contract administration functions.
Mentor all assigned personnel and undertake annual reviews and appraisals.
Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
University degree in Civil Engineering, Contracts / Quantity Surveying or Construction Management.
Minimum 25 years of experience in prime contract administration and management on large international engineering and construction activities. This should include work employment with at least two consulting companies.
Experience of the FIDIC suite of Contracts is a must.
Middle East experience is preferred. Experience in Kuwait is an added advantage.
Proven ability to perform independently.
Possess excellent written and oral communication skills in English and Arabic.
Must be very organized and have effective problem solving and negotiating skills.
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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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT
Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.