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Construction Contracts Manager at TransCore LP in Long Island City, New York

Posted in Construction 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

TransCore (TRN), a subsidiary of Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ROP) is seeking a full-time Construction Contract Manager to join our team in Long Island City, New York.


Job Summary:   The Construction Contract Manager supports TransCore Project team for administration of design build construction contracts, negotiation of contracts, analysis of contract disputes, management of business relationships with subcontractors, vendors, and customers for successful implementation of projects, and ensuring compliance with contractual commitments and legal requirements.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Performs public works construction contract administration activities. This duty requires detailed review and drafting of contract documents.

  • Performs solicitation of subcontractors and vendors who may provide professional services and temporary labor. This duty requires the review of complex construction, software, and technical specifications, contracts, and change orders to develop subcontract documents, scopes of work, cost and schedule documents in the negotiation and preparation of contract documents protective of company's interests

  • Communicates with project staff, subcontractors, and vendors regarding contractual agreements

  • Comprehends and applies the terms and conditions of construction and service contracts and insurance policies governing such contracts

  • Reviews prime contract documents to identify and invoke necessary flow-down requirements to subcontractors.

  • Composes, prepares, and incorporates new language in contract documents based on individual contract requirements and special project conditions

  • Performs compliance assessment with contractual policies and requirements

  • Prepares reports and correspondence and maintains contract files

  • Operates personal computers and special software programs for document management

  • Interacts with General Counsel as required and as directed by senior project management.

  • Advises on management of contractual rights and obligations and provides interpretation of terms and conditions.

  • Aids project staff in developing and negotiating proposals and drafts required contract documentation to support project’s strategic and operational objectives.

  • Monitors contract progress and renewal or termination and drafts supporting correspondence and project documentation.

  • Analyzes contracts to determine requirements and provide guidance to project staff for dispute resolution.


Education:  Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Construction Management


Required Skills & Experience: 

  • Minimum of seven years’ experience

  • Thorough knowledge of construction contracts, cost, scheduling, and engineering principles and techniques

  • Proven written and verbal communication abilities

  • Proficiency with computer applications, including Microsoft Office Suite of programs

  • Ability to draft and interpret contract documents

  • Design-build construction contract and government contract administration experience