AECOM Commercial Manager in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy

Position Title Commercial Manager

United Arab Emirates - Dubai

Dubai

Job Summary

AECOM are looking for a Commercial Manager to provide support and assistance to a variety of functions within the project controls team for the Buildings + Places business line. The Commercial Manager will be required to manage AECOM’s internal procedures covering project finances, commercial management, contract administration, risk and compliance.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support Project Directors and Managers with project commercials and provide guidance in solving commercial road blocks.

  • Work with AECOM’s contracts and legal team and regional consul to provide contract reviews and align contract clauses and project qualifications to scope and deliverables of Main agreements with clients, sub consultants, vendors and similar.

  • Support technical leads and project managers on managing project accounts and monitoring costs and budget, as well as pursing timely invoicing.

  • Commercially manage multiple projects in different sectors and report key project financials directly to Executive Management.

  • Manage sub consultants; reviewing contractual requirements and managing invoicing and payment.

  • Liaise and interact with Client commercial managers and act as intermediate between them AECOM.

  • Support other project control functions and provide mentorship to junior project control engineers.

  • Provide contracts and commercial management for AECOM’s projects.

  • Ensuring that all stakeholders understand and adhere to contractual obligations

  • Ensuring that the financial aspects and impact of a contract are clear to all parties

  • Overseeing financial KPIs

Minimum Requirements

As a commercial manager, key character attributes require a pro-active individual with a dynamic problem-solving approach adaptable over a range of different functions and changing business environment. To provide commercial management support, the individual must have successfully managed multiple projects in the past. The ideal candidate is to have a strong working knowledge in capital projects and hence have fluency in understanding project controls and project finance and a strong background in project commercials and contracts. The individual must possess experience working in a large multinational corporation or large international organization and operate ethically with a diligent, responsible work ethic.

Other Contributions

High proficiency in Microsoft Office with an aptitude to learn new Project Management softwares.

Regional experience and sound knowledge of business in the Gulf and Middle East. An understanding/ familiarity with the key regional developers will provide added

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or construction related discipline, Quantity Surveying, Law or business related field.

Professional Membership such as RICS, and training in contract, construction, and commercial law are preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:

Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186374BR

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.