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Jacobs Senior Contracts Manager in Burnaby, British Columbia

Your Impact:

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

At Jacobs, we push the limits of what’s possible and help reinvent tomorrow. Our work meaningfully improves the livability and connectivity of our local communities, with a focus on building and strengthening an equitable, diverse and inclusive society.

Jacobs is seeking a Senior Contracts Manager to join our project Procurement & Contracts Management team on executing a large industrial project in the Vancouver Lower Mainland.

Your role will include:

  • Effectively and efficiently managing a portfolio of construction and high value long-lead equipment installation contracts

  • Effectively supervising and mitigating change activity to assure adequate protection of the company and client

  • Fulfilling contract management requirements during project performance

  • Performing contract administrative activities in a timely, accurate and adequate manner

  • Identifying problems and trends, reporting status, and performing corrective action in a timely, accurate and adequate manner

  • Implementing and supporting Contract Management programs and procedures

  • Working with project personnel to plan and support Procurement and Contract Management execution of the project

  • Coordinating and communicating internally with Project Management, Construction Management, Engineering, HSE, Finance, and Quality, as well as externally with the Client and subcontractors, during all phases of project execution

  • Negotiating in a timely, accurate and adequate manner

  • Effectively executing company policies and procedures relating to construction contract management

  • Reports to Procurement Manager

Here’s what you’ll need :

  • Minimum 12-15 years of experience in Contracts Management, specifically construction and long lead, high risk contracts

  • Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required

  • Strong analytical thinking, problem solving, and time management skills required

  • BA or BS, or equal, preferred

  • SCMP, CPP, or other professional procurement designation preferred

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $15 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 60,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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