Contracts and Commercial Specialist

  • Location

    Vancouver, BC

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

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  • Published:

    about 4 years ago

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Horizon Recruitment Inc. has been engaged to assist our client source an experienced Contracts and Commercial Specialist. This is an opportunity to join a large operation in the engineering and construction space as continue to add new projects to their portfolio. Our Client is looking for a seasoned candidate with experience managing a complex portfolio of contracts and commercial requirements with specific experience managing government contracts. Strong knowledge of T&C's, indemnities and contract law are required.


  • Providing contractual advice to the project teams.
  • Support contract and commercial functions.
  • Risk identification and mitigation of all commercial risks.
  • Development and implementation of commercial procedures.
  • Project Controls, commercial reporting and analysis of project financial position.
  • Claims management, Subcontract procurement and administration.
  • Ensure governmental and HSE compliance with all contractual agreements. 
  • Coordinate proposal and contract negotiation process


  • Significant technical expertise pertaining to contracts, contract formulation and negotiations
  • Excellent communication, team building and leadership presence.
  • 10 years commercial and contract management experience on major projects.
  • 5 years experience within a government environment
  • 5 years’ experience as commercial director or senior executive with a large construction/engineering organization.
  • Proven track record on delivering commercial success on major projects.
  • Experience supporting large commercial negotiations.
  • Ability to travel within Canada

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.