CONTRACTS SPECIALIST (Salary) in Riyadh at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/9/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Ready to put your contracting skills to work with departments and teams that change the fabric of our community? Would you enjoy collaborating with top level departments helping to manage contracts with large design and construction firms on multiple large-scale giga-projects? Parsons is now hiring a Contracts Specialist for our rapidly expanding team.   

Parsons extensive experience combined with your contracting skills will propel your career forward. We need our Specialists at this level in the pre-award, award, and post-award processes. In this role you will participate in a variety of contract functions to ensure quality, efficiency, and timeliness of services provided to clients and project personnel. You may provide services for a specialized area of contracting on large projects. Specific assignments depend upon project requirements. The incumbent at this level is expected to be technically proficient in a particular area o f specialty including Hotel developments, mixed-use, residential, retail, sports facilities and resort/theme park design and construction projects.

Responsibilities:

The full suite of contract management services, from pre-award, through post-contract and close-out.
Prepares and Monitors requests for proposals, bid analyses, award recommendations, and executes contract documents to ensure timely action.
Maintains contract change control records, including history of follow up contacts with suppliers.
Oversees the timely maintenance of E-Systems such as ARIBA to ensure current status, as well as the coordination, publication, and distribution of project contract status reports.
Oversees the maintenance of purchase order records, including history of follow up contacts with suppliers.
Participates in the negotiation of contract rates for project and client approval.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.  

Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Economics (or related field)  
5+ years of related work experience is required
Procurement experience with a major design, engineering, or construction firm, good written and oral communication skills, and a proficiency in utilizing E-Systems such as ARIBA is preferred.

Experience in Hotel developments, mixed-use, residential, retail, sports facilities and resort/theme park design and construction projects is essential.
Working knowledge of vendor data control, expediting, and other purchasing activities is required.  

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