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