Contracts Manager - NEC & JCT

Recruiter
Carrier
Location
Leatherhead
Salary
£60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Employee Scho
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Who are you?

Carrier is currently seeking to recruit a non-contentious Construction and Commercial Contracts Manager who possesses relevant experience and strong construction contract knowledge for a key role in our In-house Contracts Department. This role will be based out of our Leatherhead office and involve national travel.

The role objectives will consist of drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts, ensuring that Carrier is compliant with all legal, policy and statutory requirements and also advising the company in relation to Construction and other commercial contract claims.

In order to be considered for this opportunity you will ideally need to demonstrate strong experience as a Non-Contentious Construction and Commercial Contracts Manager gained within a similar in-house commercial/legal function. We also seek results driven individual who is a strong, persuasive negotiator with a proactive approach to improving systems and processes and a commitment to ethics and compliance.

What will your responsibilities be?

Key duties will include drafting, reviewing and transacting construction and commercial contracts including JCTs, NECs, terms contracts, amendment terms and public procurement contracts, advising on general legal queries from the business on commercial, construction dispute resolution, governance / compliance, dealing with and mitigating disputes in close collaboration with the business, creating training toolkits and delivering training to the business on relevant processes, law and company policies and travelling to the various UK-based offices to meet internal and external business partners.

Who are we?

United Technologies Corporation is the world`s largest provider of building technologies and worldwide leaders in high-technology cooling, air-conditioning, refrigeration and heating solutions with a history of more than 100 years of proven innovation and problem solving. UTC is the ultimate parent company of Carrier, Toshiba Carrier UK Ltd, Ciat Ozonair and Carrier Controls.

What can we offer you?

On top of a competitive basic salary c£60,000, you will also receive a vehicle or allowance and be eligible for a bonus. More importantly, we offer unrivalled career progression and a fantastic employee scholarship program which funds further study.

We welcome applications from In house Lawyers, Construction Law Specialists, Contracts Managers, In-house Legal Managers, Legal Advisors, Contract Lawyers, NEC Contract and Commercial Contracts Specialists who wish to develop a career in UTC and live in commuting distance of Leatherhead.

Carrier is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Please note that due to the high volume of responses that we receive for opportunities across the UK, we are unfortunately no longer able to respond to each application directly or to provide further individual feedback. We will however contact you should we select you to attend an interview. Should you not receive a reply from us within 4 weeks, please assume that your application on this occasion has proved unsuccessful.