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Contract Administrator (North; Blackburn)

Requisition ID:  255504

Requisition Posting End Date: 

 

To achieve this goal individuals from Bechtel bring their experience and expertise to the role while working within the client’s organisation as part of an integrated team. We commit to supporting the client’s goals while promoting our values of fairness, diversity, inclusion, trust and collaboration guided by our Vision, Values and Covenants.

 

Position Summary

As a contract administrator you will lead the commercial cost and contractual management on existing contracts in one or multiple towns and cities which will include new build, city enhancement projects and field service frameworks. Working as part of our Supply Chain division you will always promote health and safety values and will support your assigned build delivery teams to manage cost, mitigate risks, maintain relationships and ultimately, protect the client both contractually and commercially.

 

 

Typical Responsibilities

·       Overall contract administration, including producing valuation certificates, issuing correspondence, claims, budget monitoring and producing contract/workstream performance data (primarily within an NEC Option B remeasurable environment).

·       Assess, negotiate and authorise submission of project variations.

·       Assess, review and mitigate commercial and contractual risks through implementing policies for risk management.

·       Provide commercial and contractual expertise to city build teams.

·       Build and maintain productive and collaborative relationships with build partners.

 

  Desirable Skills and Qualifications

·       Experience in quantity surveying/contract administration within construction.

·       Working knowledge of NEC forms of contract preferred or similar engineering and construction form of contract.

·       Relevant university degree (or in lieu of degree additional demonstrated experience) and work experience leading to a thorough understanding of the role requirements and job knowledge.

·       Full clean UK Driving License.

·       Effective communication skills and ability to work with various stakeholders.

·       Knowledge of law, negotiations, or contract management gained through education or experience.

·       Experience with using spreadsheets to collate and interpret financial data.

 

Location:

 

This role is based in Blackburn; UK

 

What you can expect from us

At Bechtel we offer a competitive salary package with the opportunity for flexible working to achieve greater work-life balance. Employee wellbeing is at the centre of our business and Bechtel is committed to offering you the benefits and resources to live healthy lives. We can offer:

 

·       Flexible Working

·       Private Medical Coverage

·       Life Insurance Program

·       Pension Scheme

·       Employee Assistance Program

·       Long Term Disability Scheme

 

 

Bechtel helps clients deliver projects of purpose that create a lasting positive legacy globally. These projects create jobs and grow economies; improve the resiliency of the world's infrastructure; connect communities to resources and opportunities; get us closer to net zero; tackle critical environmental challenges to protect people and the planet; and accelerate progress to make the world a cleaner, greener, safer place.

 

We are currently recruiting for long term career professionals, with an initial assignment supporting Telecommunications projects across the UK. Bechtel has been selected as a Delivery Partner on a £4 Billion programme to bring high speed internet connectivity to communities. The core focus is to deploy next generation fibre infrastructure across the public sector, businesses, mobile operators, and homes. These projects are key to improving connectivity for millions of people and boosting economic productivity in the long-term.

 

 

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

 

 

 

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.  
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Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

In accordance with Bechtel's duty to provide and maintain a safe workplace for our employees and to safeguard the health of our families, customers, and visitors, we have adopted mandatory COVID-19 safety protocols for each work location, which may include a vaccination or testing requirement. Please speak with your Bechtel recruiter to determine which protocols apply to the work location for the job you are seeking.