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Claims Manager - Arbitration

Ref MAX8081 Job Posted 04/06/2019 Region Hong Kong Location Hong Kong Salary Negotiable Salary Band £60,000 to £149,999 TypePermanent Consultant Richard Poulter

Project Details

Working closely with the commercial leadership team and legal counsel, you will be instrumental in protecting the company's interests in multiple multi million $$ prolongation claims which are or will be at arbitration stage.  Your location in Hong Kong, Asia is potentially flexible however you will be required to travel.

Responsibilities and Duties

• Claims Manager reporting to leadership team
• Provide management, advice and oversight to commercial management team to successfully conclude current major prolongation (loss & expense) claims.
• Management and oversight of multi-disciplinary teams including Forensic Planners, Project Planners, administration/data controllers, contracts managers and outside consultants and counsel.
 • Regular reporting of progress – works achieved, information requested and outstanding, issues impacting delivery, resource tracking – utilised versus planned,
• Presenting to management / board level
• Onward negotiation of claims as required.

Desired Skills and Experience

• Significant exposure to and experience of claims management and in particular arbitrations
• Specific experience in prolongations claims
• Extensive work with contractors with demonstrable experience including claims preparation, management of delay analysis and claim evaluation
• UK, Middle East and SE Asia experience would be preferred
• Broad experience across all sectors – civils, build, O&G etc.
• Strong contract/commercial knowledge – all major forms of contract and bespoke agreements

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

• Degree in Engineering, Quantity Surveying or equivalent
• Master's LLM or equivalent
• Member of Chartered Institute (CIArb, RICS) or similar

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The company is a major Asian based construction, engineering & property firm with an ever expanding portfolio of projects. The company is seeking to appoint a claims specialist to represent and protect its commercial interests on a number of high profile projects across Asia.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

Attractive salary and benefits package available for the successful candidate

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