Contracts Specialist

KEO International Consultants
Doha, Qatar

Ref: HP881-786
KEO International Consultants

The Role


The Role


KEO International Consultants is a highly ranked and award winning planning, architecture, engineering and project and construction management firm with offices in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Bahrain, Dubai, Jordan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.

Our clients entrust KEO with the major projects that will shape the future face of the country and the Gulf region. This is an opportunity to join us and take up the varied role of Contracts Specialist within our Claims Management and Dispute Resolution Services Department in Doha.

The principle activities of Contracts Specialist include but are not limited to:
Advising and protecting KEO on claims and contractual issues including; bonds, insurances and indemnities.
Internal review of all Client appointments.
Negotiations with Clients, Consultants and Contractors on contract terms and conditions and on all project related issues of contractual significance.
Undertake claims management and dispute resolutions services both to KEO and external clients.
Business Development of the services provided by the department.

Requirements


Requirements


Preference will be given to qualified candidates who are able to demonstrate experience in the following:
Strong experience and capability in a wide range of Consultant Agreements and Construction Contracts including FIDIC.
Good experience of procurement methods for large building and civil engineering projects.
Claims and Dispute avoidance and resolution.
A minimum of 7 years post qualified experience

For this role you will ideally have a Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering Degree and/or hold a professional affiliation and full membership of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and/or Chartered Institute of Arbitration (CIArb). A Post Graduate Law qualification or LLB in Construction Law is highly desirable.

KEO offers long term career opportunities, generous expatriate salary packages and dynamic career development opportunities. In addition, KEO provides full assistance in relocation from A-Z with a team of experienced HR professionals trained to support you and your family through any relocation process.

All applications will be treated confidentially.

About the Company


About the Company


Founded in 1964, KEO delivers world-class professional design and management services.

KEO offers award winning architectural design, progressive infrastructure engineering and highly ranked project and construction management known for quality and professionalism. KEO is one of the largest AEP/PMCM firms and have consistently ranked in ENR in the top 200 International Design Firms as well as Top 20 International PM rankings 2004-2010. BD World recently ranked KEO #40 in the Top 100 Architects in the world.

KEO strives to be recognized globally and regionally as one of the finest project consultancy firms contributing to client success wherever we work.
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