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Three Points, Arizona

Req #: R120850

Location(s):

  • AE - Abu Dhabi

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

Commercial/Contracts Manager

Abu Dhabi, UAE

You see the trees and the forest

What some may consider a small oversight can cause a major work problem. That’s why we need a keen observer like you who notes the out-of-place crack before it spreads into a disastrous gap. You have a meticulous work ethic, founded on attention to every element of a situation. We hold your skills in high esteem and can’t wait to hear from you.


Responsibilities:

  • Participates in Division, Company, and Corporate strategic planning activities for specific projects (e.g., risk assessment, bid/no bid analysis, participation in business plan development, etc.).

  • Provides technical guidance to assigned personnel, and ensures proficiency and timeliness of contract administration. 

  • Makes staffing assignments and reassignments as Company and project needs arise. 

  • Recruits, interviews, and evaluates prospective employees. 

  • Hires, offers personnel development, conducts performance evaluations, counsels, takes corrective action as required, and approves terminations. 

  • Ensures that new employees receive orientation in company policies and procedures.

  • Collaborates with Division and project management to ensure proper support in proposal preparation, as well as contract negotiations and administration.

  • Reviews requests for proposals to identify risks and contractual terms not conforming to Company policy.

  • Negotiates the more difficult, complex, or sensitive issues with clients.

  • May represent the Company at government procurement regulatory and policymaking committee hearings and at industry association committees dealing with Federal Procurement Policy initiatives that will have an impact on the industry.

  • Maintains an active participation in related professional societies to keep abreast of relevant contractual issues.

  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering

  • Minimum 15+ years of prime contract administration experience is required

  • Should be qualified and chartered by a recognized international body such as Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

  • Requires a comprehensive knowledge of industry business practices and the negotiation of prime contracts

  • Incumbent must also possess strong written and oral communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills

  • Working knowledge of PC software packages typically associated with contract administration. 

  • Ability to perform in a management capacity is also required

Three Points, Arizona

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Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $2.7 billion in 2011, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on transportation, environmental/infrastructure, and defense/security.

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