Prepare the Call for Tender documentation and specific Tender and Tender Evaluation Procedures in line with Project and Company procedures.
Ensure consistency in various contract documentations and deliverables and ITT documentsLiaise with the relevant Major Projects Manager(s) in Charge on technical issues (DUET) to ensure that these are adequately incorporated into the tender process.
Collaborate with various cross departments to ensure timely CFT preparation and readinessManage, monitor and control (in liaison with C&P entity) all required contractual process for CFT, ensure that all recommendations are made as per the best contractual and commercial termsEnsure Project team are kept up to date with tender progress and developments, obtain any necessary attendance at meetings and obtain all necessary approvals.
Prepare clarification meetings with potential bidders during various stage of CFTActively report CFT progress and advise on potential delays, put forward suggestions for improvements in cost and scheduleValidate Tenderer compliance with Bank Guarantee, Parent Company Guarantee requirements, Insurances and the like.
Evaluate contractual proposals and assist in evaluation of technical and commercial proposals where applicable.Assist in the preparation of the Tender Recommendation Report and the Recommendation to Award.
Prepare and participate to the contract committee.Prepare final contract documents and obtain signatures for execution of the contract.
Manage close out the Pre-contract phase (e.g. notification of unsuccessful Tenderers, storage of tender documentation and correspondence, etc).
Update of a correspondence register and filing.Analyse requests for change orders, and prepare / validate change order documents where appropriate.
Handle Contractor claims, prepare counter claims - liaise with Project team & HQ as necessaryEnsure all contractual certificates, guarantees and insurances required under the Contract are in place and in the due time.
Prepare certificates to be issued to Contractor by Company in accordance with the contract.Coordinate the processing of Contractor’s monthly applications for payment, and verifying invoice submissions.
The Contracts Engineer is responsible for maintaining a database which tracks existence and the evolution of contracts, change orders, certificates, approvals and the like during the life of the project for the Contracts assigned.
The Contracts Engineer is responsible for the maintenance of all contractual data necessary to be recorded in PALM (ERP system) for establishing commitments, their follow up and invoice payment for Contracts assigned.
To carry out any other duties or tasks that may be assigned by hierarchical superiors
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED