Contracts Manager

The Role

Sirius Minerals is seeking an experienced Contracts Manager to work within the Project Development team of its US$2.9 billion multi-discipline engineering, procurement and construction project. The role will manage and coordinate suppliers to meet the Company's goals in regards to quality, schedule and cost by applying specialist commercial skills.

Key Responsibilities

  • Create, draft, negotiate and implement our major contracts

  • Formulate, develop and implement contract administration strategies with the objective of meeting business requirements for assurance of supply, quality service, cost, innovation and regulatory compliance

  • Manage commercial relationships and ways of working with suppliers to ensure continuous improvement in the delivery of goods/services

  • Ensure that commercial arrangements are closely and effectively managed, including the maintenance of the necessary electronic and hard files

  • Manage a team of quantity surveyors

  • Monitor and control compliance in respect of the Project’s contractual obligations

  • Assist Area Project Managers with their supplier relationships

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have extensive experience in a similar role, managing client side contract resources and activities for multi-discipline engineering, procurement and construction packages (over US$500m) preferably with a large mining company.

The ideal candidate will be able to work closely and collaboratively within the team and communicate effectively with all stakeholders.

Regular travel to project sites in North Yorkshire will be required, therefore a clean UK driving licence is essential.

Benefits

Attractive remuneration package depending on experience

Closing date

24 March 2017

Location

Scarborough, North Yorkshire

How to apply

Please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@siriusminerals.com.

We do not accept applications from agencies.

About us

Sirius Minerals Plc is a publically listed company on the London Stock Exchange’s AIM market. Through the development of its North Yorkshire polyhalite project it will become a world leading producer of multi-nutrient fertilizer.

The Project involves the construction of a state-of-the-art underground mine to enable the extraction of polyhalite – a unique multi-nutrient fertilizer – along with the necessary infrastructure both above and below ground that will be required for transport, processing and distribution.

The Company is headquartered in Scarborough, with a small London presence, and has an increasingly growing team. To work at Sirius you must share the Company’s values and determination to reach our goals quickly, efficiently and with the highest safety standards.

Sirius Minerals is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

We will process your information in accordance with our privacy policy (www.siriusminerals.com/privacy-policy/). By submitting a CV to us, you consent to us processing your data and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate and that you are entitled to work in the UK. We may share your data with trusted third parties, including our construction contractors, Scarborough Jobmatch, Routes to Employment and other specialist recruitment agencies, but only in connection with possible recruitment with Sirius Minerals and its subsidiaries or with construction contractors working on the Project. If you do not wish us to share your information with third parties, please let us know when you email us.

Contracts Manager

Location: Scarborough, North Yorkshire
Closing date for applications: 24/03/2017

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