Role: Design Manager - Highways Schemes Location: Based in Bedfordshire Are you an experienced Design Manager with a record of successfully delivering Highways Maintenance schemes? Are you looking for an opportunity to join a highly successful regional team within a tier 1 market leading contractor? Within this newly created position, my client is looking to bring in an experienced Design Manager, reporting directly to the Schemes Manager they will be responsible for managing the development and implementation of all design proposals. The ideal candidate will have experience of Highways Schemes or come from a similar Civils background. Main Duties and Responsibilities:On a day to day basis you will be responsible for:Design responsibility for the works packages.Working with the Supply Chain to ensure levels of service.Ensure that your objectives are adequately cascaded and supported by your team.Promote and value a culture of continual improvement.Support Construction Manager in the production of annual budget. Essential:Demonstrable understanding of all schemes activities through design, build and handover.Comprehensive and detailed knowledge of the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges.Ability to advise Clients at all stages of project.An understanding of all commercial and financial requirements.Ability to engage with client, stakeholders, subcontractors and third parties.A comprehensive understanding of highway maintenance and works.An understanding of the NEC3 form of contract and its application within Highways Works. This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding market leading company with advance orders and scope for career progression. Please contact Peter Morse as soon as possible if you think you are suitable for this role.
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Contracts Director- Civil Engineering Contractor- Toronto, Canada
We are currently assisting a major construction contractor with their search for a Contracts Manager to join them in their Toronto, Canada office.
Reporting directly to the Vice President you will be responsible for the management, analysis and substantiation of a wide range of contract claims and disputes across the infrastructure sector. The project values tend to range from US$300m +.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to;
- Manage and lead the analysis, substantiation and submission of various claims/disputes across the infrastructure division, and wider construction business as necessary
- Development and recommendation of claim strategies and resource needs to ensure timely development and maximise potential recoveries
- Lead, mentor and assist in the development of claims/change management staff
- Preparation of documentation and papers for dispute procedures
- Liaise with legal advisors and expert witnesses as necessary to substantiate claims
- Liaise with finance/commercial teams as necessary to quantify claim damages.
- Ensure schedule analysis of claims are appropriately carried out and documented
The client is ideally looking to recruit a candidate who has experience in operating at a senior level within a large construction company and who has significant claims management and dispute resolution experience in major projects. We are seeking commercial candidates with a minimum of 20+ years of experience for this position.
You will need to be degree qualified to be considered for this role and should be confident in written and spoken English.
On offer is a negotiable salary package an ex patriate benefits as well as all the visa support required for you to permanently reside in Canada.
If interested, please get in touch with your latest CV for an initial discussion.