Company: RigUp
Skills: Budget / Cost Control, Contracts Engineer, Supply Chain Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Located in region: North America

Field Contracts Coordinator


Administration of activities for complex Contracts on a Project, in a support office or at



the jobsite. Responsible for maintaining a continuing review of the progress of each



Contract and providing Management with information regarding any financial, legal or



technical difficulties. Scope also includes Cost Change Management including preparing



Change Orders and negotiating with Contractors to obtain settlement. Manages daily



relationship with Contractors, perform Contract closeouts and maintain records along



with acting proactively with regards to specific Contract problems.





1. Assures commercial aspects of performance aligns with Contract.





2. Participates in weekly Construction Project Meeting.





3. Proactively records potential changes to Contract.





4. Solicits price estimates based on clear definition of work scope change.





5. Effectively and efficiently manage changes which include reviewing requests for



changes, preparing, issuing, and monitoring Change Notices, Change Orders, Commitment Authorizations. Track costs for all changes pending, negotiated settlements and negotiated changes.





6. Coordinates with designated staff on procedural activities affecting contractual rights



and obligations.





7. Coordinates with the Project Sharepoint site Owner the setup and use of the Sharepoint





site for RFIs and Change Orders. May include obtaining Confidentiality and Access



agreements, contact information, setting up of tabs and alerts, and training of Contractors



and Project Team users.





8. Coordinates and/or Initiates Contract Change Orders, both in Sharepoint and final



signed hardcopies.





9. Maintains Change Order Log including final log upon closeout.





10. Recommends and secures approvals in accordance with Company established



procedures. Verify exceptions to protocol have been executed as necessary.





11. Prepares and organizes contractor meetings for cost/contractual clarifications at



construction meetings to ensure complete understanding and agreement between



Company and contractors on all commercial contractual matters.





12. Maintains and distributes meeting agendas and minutes outlining expectations,



required actions and schedules.





13. Assists Project Team in solving administrative problems on commitments involving



monetary expenditure or risk, engineering, commercial specifications or supplementary



commercial conditions.




14. Administers assigned Contracts maintaining a regular review of progress and



providing management with information to be used to minimize projected financial or



technical difficulties.





15. Ensures all revised drawings, documents, specs and approved RFIs are captured in the



Contract via Change Order or other SCM approved method.





16. Logs correspondence and maintains Contract files including all final RFI and CO



document filing in SCM-Drive and Sharepoint.




17. Assigns, reports, tracks and follows up on action items.





18. Prepare outgoing correspondence, log and monitor open items.





19. Reviews outgoing correspondence for compliance with contract and procedures.





20. Reviews and sign all outgoing correspondence as permitted by protocol.





21. Assists Project Controls / Cost Control with Contractor related reporting and








22. Supports Project Controls / Cost Control with auditing invoices to insure items are



paid in accordance with the Contract.





23. Administers Contractual discussions to ensure mutual understanding of Contract



terms and conditions.





24. Participate in Contract Closeout processes when required (coordinate completion of



Substantial Completion Notification, Closeout Checklist, Release of Lien and Final



Payment review).





25. Prepares final Commitment Authorization and Change Order (as required).





26. Manages and file all documentation relating to the Contract.







1. High school graduate with post-secondary education or equivalent experience.


Contract Administration training and/or equivalent experience.





2. 3+ years' experience in closely related field.





3. Specialized courses and/or experience in pricing, Contract law, negotiations, business





administration, risk management. Bid process and contracting experience is a plus.





4. Strong computer skills including experience with project management systems.





5. Good organizational and planning skills and detail oriented.





6. Excellent oral and written communication skills.





7. Basic familiarity with contracting and procurement standards, practices, procedures



and records management.