Responsible for all commercial and contractual activitiesof the CMU (Contract Management Unit) in relation to the PPPAs;
Manages costs, budgets, contracts, payments, changes, and claims;and Ensures accomplishment of commercial and contractualtargets.
Ensures that the Contracting Authorities’commercial / payment obligations are met;
Delegates and reviews the work of the Contracts Manager,Project Controls Engineer, QS and other commercial staff appointedon call-off basis;
Ensures that payment modeland supporting payment systems are in line with contractualrequirements;
Validates payment applicationsmade by the Project Companies and applies necessary deductions,where required;
Acts as first point ofescalation for commercial / payment disputes;
Provides day to day contractual and commercial support tothe CMU;
Works closely with the Engineer andthe CMU Lead to ensure that the client and the ContractingAuthorities’ commercial interests areprotected;
Works closely with ContractingAuthority’s finance team to ensure that funding isavailable and that payments are made within the periods stipulatedin the PPPAs;
Ensures and reviews contractmanagement and administration compliance related to thePPPAs;
Maintains all Project Financial Modelsin accordance with the Project requirements;
Manages changes and claims; and
Ensures and reviews recommendations when requests forvariation, addendum, claims etc. are being processed, ensuring thatthey are in accordance with the relevant policies andprocedures.