AECOM Contract Manager in Bogota, Colombia
Colombia - Distrito Capital, Bogota
AECOM Colombia is seeking a Contracts Manager to be based in Bogota to support the Multiple projects.
Duties + Responsibilities
Key responsibilities of the Senior Contracts Manager include but are not limited to; Due diligence in support of projects with new Clients/JV's/Teaming arrangements, Contract Risk Analysis, contract task order proposal preparation, contract negotiation, contracts policy compliance, project audits, project property management, penalty evaluation, changes order managements and any other business related support required by the program/project management.
Candidate will serve as the primary project interface with the client's contracting official and must have strong record-keeping and communication skills.
Must ensure adherence to the firm's signature authority policy, coordinate with Corporate Audit Group and support periodic internal project audits, outside project audits by clients, and federal agency audits.
The Contracts Manager must possess the ability to concurrently manage and support multiple contract types and task orders and respond to project/client directives and requests involving financial information, contract compliance, cost proposals, project audit, project accounting, insurance, property and other administrative issues.
Review and approve the application of accurate contract rate data in the preparation of proposal and contract information.
In conjunction with the AECOM Project Manager, develop the negotiation strategy and conduct contract negotiations with the client.
On projects will participate in technical proposal preparation in compliance with the RFP requirements and other firm policies and procedures.
University Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related degree
8 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
Experience in contracting, bidding, source selection, and procurement regulations and laws; experience with audit standards and federal cost principles
10+ Years contract administration/management experience. Must also have experience in maintaining databases and working with spreadsheets.
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Outlook).
The ideal candidate must have solid understanding of risk management, assessment, and planning as well as possess the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, multitasking environment, love challenges and details, be resourceful, and have great organizational and time management skills.
Outstanding communication, negotiation and business management skills.
Bilingual Spanish / English
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Commercial Management / Contract Management
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 244664BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.