Project Construction Manager

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  • Date Created
    November 03, 2014
  • Job Expiry Date
    December 01, 2014


As the Subcontracts Manager you will lead and supervise construction cost estimating activities and subcontracting of construction contracts within the project.


Diploma / degree in engineering and / or business administration
Minimum 5 to 10 years experiences in contracts / subcontracts in Oil/Gas & Petrochemical industry
Working experience in Oil and Gas Industry and extensive familiarity on drafting of contracts and handling exceptions
Knowledge of Commercial Law and international contract forms is mandatory
Drafting and interpretation skills related to contract clauses and letters
Excellent leadership skills, good presentation and negotiation skills, cross-cultural skills
Knowledge of Microsoft Office is mandatory
Knowledge of SAP software would be an added advantage
Excellent German and English language skills


Leads and / or carries out the subcontracting activities in respect of all designated bid and delivery programmes and is responsible for supporting and developing the objectives of the commercial function within the construction organisation. Responsible for all external interfaces to subcontractors and / or clients throughout the entire Project Life Cycle, encompassing the construction cost estimate, tendering, negotiation and contract formulation and subsequent management of subcontracts of high complexity.
Develop, manage and maintain subcontracting concepts & strategies
Drafting of contracts and handling of tenders exceptions
Identify potential risks, issues and disputes, arising with suppliers and produce mitigation plans
Interpret and communicate, when required, for the benefit of the broader project team, the contracted requirement
Pre-bid and post-bid clarifications
Maintain appropriate contractual records and document key correspondence
Follow up of the subcontractor’s documentation related to various subcontracted works / services


Very competitive tax-free remuneration package


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