Horizon Recruitment Inc. is conducting the search for an experienced Contract Administrator to manage site contracts for our large Alberta based client. This role will support a broad portfolio of contracts on a large construction site and would require the incumbent to be based at the provided camps. Initially, a 12-month contract term, this position will focus on long term projects and may continue for multiple contract extensions.
- Manage all post-award vendor relationships with Engineering and site construction service providers
- Act as owners representative in contract negotiations with external vendors
- Manage all change orders, claims, and scope inquiries
- Develop and manage vendor KPI's and scorecards
- Track project budgets and schedules for contract portfolio
- Assist with the development of scope of work and RFx for construction tenders
- Liaise with project managers, engineers and construction/site managers to ensure vendors are completing work to schedule and to required quality levels.
- University level degree ideally in engineering or construction management disciplines.
- 8+ years of experience working in a project environment, ideally within an EPC environment.
- 5+ years of experience working in Mining, Construction, Oil & Gas etc.
- 5+ years of experience in contract administration/contract management
- Exceptional communication skills. Both written and verbal.
- Customer service focused approach to contract management
- Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills
- Ability to follow the project, staying at provided camps along the way
**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