Amec Foster Wheeler, a multi-national, world class engineering and construction company, is seeking to hire a Contracts Analyst. The candidate would report directly to the Commercial Director for Amec Foster Wheeler’s Environment and Infrastructure Business Line headquartered in Alpharetta, Ga.
The successful candidate will have a demonstrated background in reviewing and negotiating engineering and construction contracts. The duties will entail contract drafting and negotiations with both large multi-national private entities as well as state and local governments. The candidate will be expected to maintain an office presence with regular business hours at the Corporate Headquarters in Alpharetta Ga.
We are seeking a highly motivated candidate with an excellent ability to grasp legal and business issues quickly, communicate well and operate closely with Operations Managers across E&I’s global business. Equally important, the candidate must be willing and able to provide practical and constructive advice to Operations Managers in a fast-paced, dynamic business environment.
Skills / Qualifications
The successful candidate will be expected to bring the following credentials and understanding to the position:
5+ years experience as a contracts analysis with an engineering or construction company
Degree from an accredited college or university
Demonstrated capability in drafting, reviewing and negotiating complex construction and engineering contracts
Excellent negotiation skills
Practical and proactive problem-solving skills
Strong business acumen and excellent judgment
Personable, critical thinker able to partner with Operations Managers globally
Driven to achieve excellent results and win-win negotiations for Operations and Clients
Ability to work independently and under time pressured deadlines
Highest Ethics, mature, confident and able to manage multiple priorities in a dynamic business environment
Competent computing skills
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors. Employing around 35,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2016 revenues of £5.4 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry - from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative product...s - and in the mining, power and process, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology.
Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.