Parsons Corporation Contracts Manager in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Contracts Manager

Location:

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Requisition #:

50812

Post Date:

POSITION OVERVIEW :

Manages all contract activity for a Division,assess risks, review and negotiate all types of agreements, support all projects and internal departments on as needed basis. Play an active role in providing quality contracts, procurement and in-house legal services across the MEA region and beyond.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES :

Prepare contractual and commercial risk assessment for requests for proposal and provide support during the pre-tendering stage.

  • Review, draft and negotiate contracts, agreements and other legal documents.

  • Review and draft internal policies/procedures and ensure that they are in compliance with all statutory or legal requirements.

  • Advise on and ensure that internal company processes, procedures and corporate governance are complied with.

  • Prepare and review contractors and consultants tenders packages, clarifications and tender addendums.

  • Provide support to the company management and other employees

  • Conduct legal research and provide legal opinions related to countries the company already operates in as well as new jurisdictions.

  • Identify areas for improvement in existing contracting processes.

  • Liaise with authorities, clients, law firms, auditors, and other third parties

  • Manage the licenses issuance and renewal and ensure compliance with government requirements

  • Maintains an active participation in related professional societies to keep abreast of relevant contractual issues.Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

PREFERRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

Degree in Law,with experience in engineering or construction sector

7-15 years of experience, min 3-5 years in GCC and/orinternational engineering and construction firm

  • Organized, motivated, committed, works well under stress and willing to travel.

  • Computer skills: MS Windows, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Power Point, and Internet Explorer

  • SKILLS/COMPETENCIES :

Must have excellent verbal written communication skills in English

Requires a comprehensive knowledge of industry business practices and the negotiation of prime contracts. Incumbent must also possess excellent interpersonal skills.Proven ability to perform in a management capacity is also required.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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