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Lead Contract Manager - New Industrial...

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Lead Contract Manager - New Industrial...

ITalent SA is a professional and highly ethical search firm that focuses on leadership and

management positions as well as technical and specialist roles.

On behalf of our client, an international chemical group, we are looking for a dynamic and


Lead Contract Manager - New Industrial Plant


The Lead Contract Manager will have responsibility in establishing and managing the required

contracts related to the new industrial plant project. He/she will closely work with project

stakeholders to achieve the outcomes that effectively meet projects objectives and business

requirements. The position will be based in the Eastern part of Canada.

The Lead Contract Manager will:

 Elaborate and manage across stakeholders (engineering company, authorities, power

suppliers,…) contracts for goods and services to ensure the delivery of outcomes in line

with projects objectives.

 Monitor contract performance and compliance in accordance with the contract, contract

management plan, risk management plan and organisational policies and procedures.

 Establish and maintain strong business relationships with stakeholders and suppliers

including effectively managing contract enquiries, issues, disputes, variations, risks and

undertaking negotiations with suppliers as required according to the project


 Ensure communication between stakeholders.

 Research and analyse contract related information including supplier contract reporting,

and provide reports regarding contract activity and performance

 Manage allocated contract implementation and transition, including management of

supplier and Agency activities.

 Provide advice and support to the project manager and contract establishment process

including identifying opportunities to improve procurement outcomes, efficiency and

value for money.

 Provide leadership, advice and support to staff within the team.

Candidate Profile

 10+ years experience in a contract management (or equivalent) role in a procurement

environment in Canada; solid working knowledge of contract management processes

and techniques.

 Demonstrated experience in a contract management capacity for an engineering

company (EPCM or equivalent)

 Large/complex project experience a must; new plant project experience highly desirable

 High level interpersonal skills, including the ability to liaise effectively with a range of

stakeholders in providing expert contract management advice to enable achievement of

desired outcomes.

 High level communication skills at all levels (written and verbal) and the ability to

undertake negotiations with suppliers in the resolution of disputes.

 Demonstrated investigative and analytical skills including the ability to use MS Excel,

Database and Reporting systems.

 Ability to review, develop and implement guidelines and operating processes.

 Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team to deliver project outcomes within

specified parameters including timeframes and objectives.

 Ability to identify continuous improvement and innovation opportunities in processes to

improve effectiveness and efficiency.

 Ability to work under limited direction, including experience in planning, prioritising and

organising work for self and others to achieve goals and deadlines.

 Demonstrated knowledge of government legislation, audit regulations, legal obligations

 An understanding of and ability to work to the spirit and principles of the Premier’s Safety

Commitment and the legislative requirements of the Occupational Health Safety

 The candidate must be Canadian or have a valid Canadian work permit


 University degree in a relevant field

Please apply on our website: recrutement@i-talent.com

together with your CV and motivation letter. Thank you.

Only applications via this e-mail will be considered for this recruitment. If you don’t

receive a reply to your application within 2 weeks, please consider that your file has not

been shortlisted.