Ensuring the client’s commercial position is properly considered in all client and project management decision making
Leading the identification and implementation of procurement strategies
Maintaining a clear picture of cost in accordance with standard framework, by ensuring monthly cost reports fully and accurately reflects all contracts let, change, risks, opportunities and variation orders and reporting to senior client level
Providing the client / project manager with a comprehensive picture of budget, commitment and payment at all times
Providing the foundations for driving performance of consultant’s, contractors and the supply chain generally
Maintaining positive supply chain behaviour by payment applications dealt with comprehensively with clarity and within contract timescales
Identification of actions by client / project manager which potentially undermine the client’s commercial position under the contract or are detrimental to delivery within agreed time, cost and quality parameters
Resourcing against the needs of the programme, capability and fit.
Responsible for the overall commercial performance of the project deployed on
Drive Continuous Improvement and consistency of commercial processes
Review/update/maintain commercial protocols and mechanisms
Review/update/maintain a set of integrated policies, procedures, tools, trackers and system to consistently monitor and measure commercial activity across the project
Review/update/maintain standard procurement methods and maintain a procurement tracker
Review/update/maintain central commercial trackers (payment, contract information tracker etc.)
10-15 years’ experience in the relevant field, with 3- 5 years in similar position.
Forecasting accuracy (budget, estimates, actuals) and planning experience.
Supervise the preparation of Contract Documentation.
Arrange for the signing and execution of all Contracts/Agreements.
Manage the payment process to consultants through the Client's Finance Department.
Manage the review process for payments to contractors, direct sub-contractors, and suppliers.
Monitor and review valuation of variations and ensure timely completion of Final Accounts and Project Close-Outs.
Monitor and review cash flow forecasts regularly and inform the Client's Finance Department accordingly.
Prepare reports and attend meetings to provide explanations and clarifications in response to queries raised by Internal/External Auditors regarding the mentioned duties.
Minimum of 10 years of overall work experience in a Health, Safety and Environmental role within the construction/infrastructure industry.
Be familiar with the HSE requirements of local legislation, international best practice and standards. Must have ISO 14001 / OHSAS 18001 background.
A minimum of 10 years’ experience involving large-scale residential developments, commercial office buildings, resort and business hotels, entertainment and retail complexes, marine facilities, highways, ports, aviation and/or infrastructure improvements among similar facilities.
Ability and willingness to live and travel throughout the Middle East and Central/Eastern Africa.