AD Claims Consultant, Team Leader - RSA site based

United Kingdom
04 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
AD Claims Consultant, Team Leader - RSA site based The Company Systech International is a highly successful, privately owned, construction consultancy business with a proven 25-year track record in the niche market of construction claims and dispute management. Systech's headquarters are in London and we employ 500+ staff through a network of regional and branch offices, worldwide. We have an established and growing client base in South Africa in the power and rail sectors. Our dispute assignments can range from short-term, one-off independent claim reviews to advising on major, long-term disputes, involving large teams. Currently, Systech is appointed on a number of major international project disputes which include some of the largest construction disputes in the world. The Position Systech constantly aims to provide its clients with the best service possible, so to support our growing South African client base, Systech is looking to appoint a site-based Associate Director Claims Consultant, Team Leader to manage disputes and develop dispute strategies on behalf of our clients, through to successful resolution. We are seeking an independent thinker and claims strategist with excellent contractual knowledge who will provide commercially viable, winning solutions in support of our clients' dispute strategy position. You will be working closely with our clients, writing claims narrative and drafting formal reports, assembling documentary evidence and coordinating team members in investigations, evidence gathering and preparing evidence gathering. Candidate Requirements - Must have a strong interest in working overseas for a British consultancy - Ideally have hardship location experience - British Degree (preferably BSc degree in Quantity Surveying) - Have obtained MRICS and MCIArb membership status and/or a post-graduate legal qualification (LLM) - Previous experience in the construction power sector - Minimum 10 years international major project experience with significant experience managing a team - Involvement at senior level in formal disputes including Arbitrations and DABs is an advantage - UK passport holders preferred (preferable for foreign worker visa requirements) Other nationalities will be considered (visa restrictions may apply in some locations) - Able to work Single Status on an 11 weeks on & 2 week off rotation - Must be mobile, flexible and have an excellent health record The AD Claims Consultant, Team Leader position is offered on a single status basis and with an excellent package, including expat level remuneration, accommodation and benefits for the right individual. If you meet the above requirements and are looking to join a leading global UK construction consultancy in RSA, then please apply by submitting a detailed CV setting out your relevant experience, suitability for the position and your earliest availability to start to ***************************. To find out more about Systech International visit our website: *******************
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