Contract Manager – Birmingham – £330 per day

JOB PURPOSE
1.1 To provide contract management for Phase Two and to manage HS2 Ltd.’s principal development
contract with its Professional Services Consultants (PSCs).

2. ACCOUNTABILITIES
2.1 Reports to the Senior Contract Manager regarding the contract management resources engaged in response to HS2 Ltd programme needs to ensure that contracts are developed, agreed and delivered to the agreed specification.
2.2 Manage and administer the principal delivery contract with HS2 Ltd.’s Development Partner and perform the role of Employer’s Representative to ensure the contract delivers value for money to HS2 Ltd.
2.3 Review and monitor the administration of the technical services contracts by the Development partner
and others to ensure contract administration complies with statutory requirements and relevant
government policies and delivers value for money.
2.4 Review and monitor HS2 contracts, instructions and contract administration to ensure that a
commercial approach is applied to deliver value for money and that there is consistency across HS2.
2.5 Implement policies, plans, processes and procedures for contract management consistent with
legislation and government policies to ensure HS2 Limited’s compliance.
2.6 Review contracts and processes continually to ensure that financial and contract authorities have been obtained in accordance with delegated authorities and to seek out improvements.

3. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE
3.1 experience of assisting the Employer’s Representative under the NEC3 form of contract and application of core processes relating to risk management;
3.2 experience of contract management of technical services contracts using the NEC3 form of contract and other forms;
3.3 strong analytical, commercial and negotiating skills;
3.4 strong written and verbal communication skills;

If you are interested and feel you are a good fit for the above opportunity please contact matt.roberts@matrax.co.uk / 01275390600