GE Site Contract Specialist in Tucumán, Argentina

Job Number

2780297

Business

GE Power

Business Segment

Power Gas Power Systems

About Us

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Posted Position Title

Site Contract Specialist

Career Level

Experienced

Function

Legal

Function Segment

Commercial

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available Argentina

City

Tucumán

Postal Code

C1430DAH

Relocation Assistance

No

Role Summary/Purpose

To manage the site construction subcontracts of a Gas power plant, during contract formation and execution.

Essential Responsibilities

  1. Appointment

SCM is to be appointed by their line manager (in consultation with the Site Manager or Project Director) to the project at NTP, on site when the Project Manager Civil is on site, and finish their assignment when all significant commercial site issues are closed out after PAC. Depending on the size and complexity of the project, the person appointed as SCM may also be appointed as the Contract Manager Civil and the Contract Manager M&E.

  1. Operational

Site subcontract formation

Establish the site subcontracting strategy with the Site Manager, Project Manager Civil and Project Manager M/E

Preparing flowdown of main contract into site subcontracts (i.e. volume 2) and Project Related Purchasing Conditions (PRPC) for site related procurement packages (the initialPRPC for the majority of procurement contracts is done by the Project Contract Manager)

Support Construction and Commissioning to issue the request for tenders, evaluate, select the preferred tenderer and negotiate the signed subcontract, in accordance with the Division of Work matrix in MegaTool, including not only site construction subcontracts, but site based procurement contracts such as turnkey packages and supply contracts with site services

Site subcontract management

Co-ordinate the administration of all site subcontracts in accordance with MegaTool, ensuring that Alstom’s rights are enforced

Administering all functions allocated to the Site Contract Manager in insert name of C&C document, including overseeing subcontractor correspondence

Develop and execute claims strategy with Project Manager Civil and Project Manager

Monitor NCR management, and enforce back-charges

Ensuring the correct Site Purchasing process and tools are in place and followed

Supervise payments and re-measurement under site subcontracts (which the Civil Contracts

Manager has primary responsibility for). In particular, participate in all final accounts with subcontractors.

Consortium partner management (where there is one)

Supporting the PCM with managing the consortium agreement to ensure that rights are enforced, and leading all site based correspondence with the consortium partner

Site client issues supporting client facing team on contractual issues focused on site (eg site correspondence,

providing information to Project Contract Manager for client claims, keeping up to date claim event forms, insurance claims)

Qualifications/Requirements

JOB LOCATION: TUCUMAN, ARGENTINA

THIS POSITION WILL BE FIX-TERM CONTRACT FOR A SPECIFIC PERIOD OF TIME

Educational Requirements

Mandatory:

Tertiary technical qualification in relevant technical discipline, eg quantity surveying, building or engineering.

Experience:

Experience in construction industry

Experience managing contracts and claims

Desired Characteristics

Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to work independently. Strong problem solving skills.