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Claims Manager

Ref MAX8858 Consultant Richard Poulter Region Other Overseas Location Nr Dhaka, Bangladesh Salary Negotiable Salary Band £60,000 to £149,999 TypePermanent Job Posted 29/01/2020 Status Active: Maxim working on candidate shortlist

Have you got what it takes? Our client is seeking to appoint an experienced all round Claims Manager  (technical, quantum & delay) to second into a Korean contractor currently on a major power project in Bangladesh.

Project Details

You will be stationed on site on the project full time in a remote location in Bangladesh for a 12-18 month period. Your camp accommodation and welfare will be provided for.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • A hands on quantum & delay claims development and delivery role, reporting directly to the Project Director
  • You will use your quantum and planning skills to assess major and minor claims on construction projects using relevant programmes for quantum and delay analysis.
  • Assessment of claims potential, production of proposals, assessment of time frame for delivery, framework of claims preparation and submission and submission to client
  • Weekly reporting of progress – works achieved, information requested and outstanding, issues impacting delivery, resource tracking etc
  • Claims production including narrative, detailed events, delay schedule, time impact analysis, quantum analysis and evaluation and executive summary
  • The successful candidate will be an industry practitioner
  • Undergo quantum & Delay Analysis on complex claims and disputes
  • Preparation and defence of complex claims
  • Utilise relevant planning software (i.e. Primavera / Asta etc)

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Significant exposure to and experience of claims management and production
  • Extensive work with contractors with demonstrable experience including claims preparation, management of delay analysis and claim evaluation
  • Adjudication/arbitration or litigation experience would be advantageous
  • 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
  • Knowledge of Society of Construction Law protocols and various delay analysis techniques/principles
  • Knowledge of (not use of) Primavera and Microsoft projects
  • Word, excel, PPT proficient

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • Educated to degree level or above, professional body membership and record of ongoing education

Employing Company Overview and Profile

Our client , a well respected disputes resolutions consultant is seeking to appoint and second into their Korean contractor client, a well rounded Claims Manager (technical, quantum & delay) to assist with their ongoing project claims issues.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

An attractive salary and benefits is available to the successful candidate

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