You're using an older version of Internet Explorer that is no longer supported. Please update your browser.
You're using an older version of Internet Explorer and some functionality may not work as expected. Please update your browser for the best experience.
The Fifth Option Incorporated Logo

Contracts Manager

Construction, Mining and Trades
Management and Executive
Oil, Gas and Utilities
Full Time
Greater Vancouver, BC     

Share job:

Apply Now

Our client is an established, leading provider of Specialized Contracting Services.They deliver end-to-end High Voltage Solutions for the Electrical Power Industry. They require a Contracts Manager.

As a key resource in the Project Management Office, the Contracts Manager will be an expert on commercial matters during project planning and execution.  The individual will be responsible for the management and administration of contracts made with customers, sub-contractors, vendors and partners.

  1. Provision of commercial and contractual advice to the project leadership team;
  2. Provide training and development of project management staff; support project managers on an as-needed basis on contract matters.
  3. Provide advice on all types of contracts not limited to master service agreements, project contracts, non-disclosure agreements, sub-contracts and consulting agreements.
  4. Develop and implement procedures for contract management and administration in compliance with company policies. Develop and maintain company standard form agreements.
  5. On standard and non-standard contracts, provide redlined recommendations and often negotiate customers. Ensure timely review and approval / reconciliation of variations.
  6. Maintain contractual records and documentation such as receipt and control of all contract correspondence, contractual changes and other documents for project contracts.
  7. Coordinate with PMO, finance, and proposals on commercial submittals including but not limited to insurance, bid bonds and performance bonds.
  8. Provide input into a project risk register on commercial matters, discuss and recommend mitigation.
  9. Participate in the development of contract management module within the Project Management Information Software (PMIS)
  10. Perform other related duties as required by the role and corporate direction.
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, business, law or related field and / or corresponding professional membership
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a contracts manager in a project setting or construction company;
  • Proven track record on delivering commercial outcomes on projects;
  • Experience in managing prime contracts, subcontracts, supply contracts and design contracts
  • Proven contractual and commercial management ability at project level;
  • Thorough knowledge of contract language and legal requirements of contracts;
  • Excellent people management and leadership skills; and
  • Excellent team work, organizational and communication skills.

Posted: August 26, 2016
Closes:October 25, 2016
Email Address:
Company Info
1-10 employees

Connect with employer: