Project Contract Manager
Location:
Posted:
November 17, 2016
Reference:
2762988
About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE Renewable Energy is a 9 billion dollar start-up that brings together one of the broadest product and service portfolios of the renewable energy industry. With 13,000 employees present in more than 40 countries, and headquartered in Paris, GE Renewable Energy is backed-up by the resources of the world's first digital industrial company. We take the earth's most abundant resources - the strength of the wind, the force of water, and the heat of the sun, - and put them to work with breakthrough technology that unleashes their true possibilities. Combining onshore and offshore wind, hydro and innovative technologies such as concentrated solar power, GE Renewable Energy has installed more than 370 gigawatts capacity globally to make the world work better and cleaner.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

The Project Contract Manager shall ensure the successful execution of the EPC & EPCM contracts according to agreed commercial obligations, financial and qualitative targets in coordination with the other functions. The Project Contract Manager under the direction of the Project Director / Project Manager has overall responsibility for all project (or project portfolio) contractual and commercial activities.

Essential Responsibilities:

As the Project Contract Manager, you will:

+ Be responsible for all project contractual and commercial activities from hand over from sales until all relevant contractual obligations are complete and all relevant contractual issues are resolved / settled

+ Identify, analyze and manage the project risks and opportunities

+ Be responsible for the preservation of GE's rights and entitlements as provided in the contract

+ Ensure proper notices are given in line with contract requirements

+ Manage claims to / from customers and consortium partners

+ Support the management of claims to / from contractors and suppliers as required

+ Ensure appropriate recovery from third parties

+ Manage customer variation requests / orders

+ Manage Project Insurances: submission, monitoring and settlement of insurance claims in accordance with the policies

+ Establish and implement project specific contractual procedures, particularly regarding claims, performance guarantees, insurance, variation orders, correspondence and notifications

+ Manage commercial and contractual impacts and claims resulting from time, quality, or process related issues (extension of time, acceleration, deficient contract documents etc.)

+ Undertake any other contractual / commercial tasks as instructed / requested by Project Director and / or management

Qualifications/Requirements:

+ Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Law, Engineering or Construction Degree from an accredited college or university

+ Minimum 5 years in similar role in EPC & EPCM and/or complex construction environment including a minimum 3 years of experience with FAR (Federal Acquisition Regulation) terms

Desired Characteristics:

+ Additional Project Management and/or Commercial education & professional registration would be beneficial

+ Understanding of Contract Law

+ Knowledge of FAR provisions

+ Technical understanding

+ Experience of high level negotiations

+ Strong communication skills

+ Influencing skills

+ Intercultural skills

+ Analytical skills

+ Understanding of project risk management

+ Fluency in written and spoken English, knowledge of French would be beneficial

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Locations: United States ; Colorado; Denver

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
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