Principal Manager, Subcontracts - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-01
Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Eng
United Kingdom

Title: Principal Manager, Subcontracts

Location: GB-ENG-Leatherhead

Job Number: 1074896

As part of the senior management team reporting to the SVP Operations, KBR is looking to recruit a new Department Manager to lead the Subcontract department in our UK offices. The role will be for the hydrocarbon business unit so experience with onshore / offshore oil and gas projects is required.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record in management and leadership and shall demonstrate the following key competencies:

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Ability to develop and manage budgets

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Allocate resources across projects effectively and work collaboratively with the project managers

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Focused on talent development and implementation of department initiatives

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Act as a subject matter expert in all subcontract related issues with the ability to resolve complex issues that require collaboration across disciplines

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Be familiar with all forms of contracting mechanisms and commercial structures including large scale construction contracting

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Knowledgeable and experienced in working with fabrication yards

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In depth knowledge of terms and conditions and ability to negotiate the same in conjunction with KBR legal

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Strong focus and understanding of commercial / contractual risk and ability to implement and manage mitigation measures

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Fully experienced in all aspects of contract management from pre award tendering to post award administration, claims management and closeout

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Ability to work with business development, proposals and estimating team to seek pricing and back to back positions with potential subcontractors to support KBR bids to clients

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Strong presentation skills

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Customer facing approach

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Ability to travel whenever required on a short term business trip basis

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Provides input to strategic decisions that affect functional area of responsibility and for the operating centre

Educational and Experience Requirements

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Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Law, Management or similar

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Proven track record in leadership and subcontract management

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Relevant subcontract management experience

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Relevant management experience

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Accreditation with an appropriate professional institution (RICS, CIArb etc)

Job: SubContracts