Claims Director

Claims Director Posted 15 March 2018
  • UAE

On behalf of our client, a global construction company, Gulf Connexions is looking to hire a Senior Claims professional  to head their claims department.


Job responsibilities

  • Can lead a mixed disciplinary team to develop and design complex claims strategies, documents for large milt discipline engineering and                  construction projects.
  • Carry out detailed evaluation of projects delays, disruption and prevention events and prepare robust EOT Claims including Quantum
  • Provide assistance with gathering of evidence for the purpose of claims analysis
  • provide an expert advice in coordination with the in house legal counsel on the success chances for proceeding with legal actions in                            accordance  with the relevant contract jurisdictions
  • provide expert advice on the most effective delta analysis techniques to demonstrate our case


Job Requirements:

  • extensive experience in various forms of EPC and FIDIC contracts
  • Possess a relevant construction related technical degree along with M. SC or LLM in Construction Law and Arbitration or an equivalent                       construction legal qualification
  • membership or fellowship of RICS or CIArb.
  • membership or accreditation as an Exert Witness, Adjudicator, Mediator or Arbitrator is highly desirable but not essential
  • proven track record of providing independent construction dispute resolution advice and solutions
  • experience in a contract environment with demonstrable experience of personally representing and drafting reports suitable for arbitration or            litigation proceedings is desirable
  • 20+ years post graduate construction industry experience either as a quantity surveyor or cost engineer in international organizations of which at       least 10+ years in claims preparation
  • held similar position in a reputable claims consultancy firm for 2+ years
  • have at least 6 years’ experience in oil and gas and major commercial projects in the middle east.


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