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Contracts Manager

  • Job type: Job Type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : Job Reference: BBBH93036
  • Location: Location: United Arab Emirates, Dubai
  • Sector: Sector: Plant Erection/ Construction, Power
  • Salary: Salary: £0.00 per annum
  • Date posted: Date Posted: 02/09/2016
Do you have 15 years + experience working as Contract Manager on international (Green-Field) Power projects?

Knowledge of fuel supply agreements, PPA's and O&M Contracts?

Looking to work on a major new, long term project?

My client are a major international Owner / Developer with many projects across the Globe. A key project for them is a 2400MW Clean Coal Fired Power Plant in UAE and Spencer Ogden are working with them to find a well experienced Contract Manager.

*Leads and directs all commercial aspects of executing the project.
*Be fully aware of Power Purchase Agreement, EPC Contract, Coal Supply Agreement, O&M Agreement and various Project Agreements and manage the stakeholders effectively in line with the contracts.
*Be effective in responding to the correspondences from various counter parties and ensure the interest of the Company is protected.
*Actively monitor the project progress in line with the contract schedule and ensure the parties adhere to the program.
*Interface with senior management team, finance and legal personnel to meet overall project deliverables.
*Establishing procedures for award and administration of any Project contracts
*Verify the invoices of the contractors along with the Owner's Engineer and process the payments.
*Understand and prepare invoicing procedure for the Company and work together closely with the model consultant in finalizing the Settlement system and plant model software.
*Monitor and manage the Company's various registration documents, certifications, construction permits, project related permits, NOCs and work actively to ensure timely renewals.

*Engineering graduate with 15+ years of work experience in power projects.
*Sound knowledge of the contract administration aspects of major coal and gas based power projects.
*Middle East experience and knowledge of the PPA & EPC Contract structure in the Middle East is preferred.
*Experience in managing a small team of direct reports with ability to work hands-on.
*Experience in international contracting mechanisms under different jurisdictions.

The role is based in Dubai, will be at least 5 years and comes with a very attractive expat package for someone that can demonstrate the necessary skills and experience as detailed above.

For more information about this role please contact our London office