Legal, Commercial and Contracts Manager – Sandton

  • Contract
  • Ref #414977NAM
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Building Project Managers, Civil Contractors - Civil, Roads, Earthworks, Construction & Engineering, Project Management - All Engineering Disciplines, Property Developers, Renewable Energy, SMEIP Contractors
Employer Description

Integrated Engineering, Procurement, Construction (EPC) and Management (EPCM) Company.

Job Description

This is a 2 year fixed contract.  Candidate needs to be proficient in JBCC, FIDIC (Red, Yellow, and Silver), New Engineering and Construction Contract (NEC) – All suites, General Conditions of Contract (GCC SAICE).  Be conversant with the procurement process of contractors to perform services under the relevant EPC and O&M agreements and be conversant with PPAs.

Responsible for:

  • Ensuring that all contract communication is conducted in accordance with the relevant contract agreements including for but not limited to notifications and claims.
  • Manage communication with internal and external stakeholders on Legal, Commercial and Contractual matters.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory standards and best practices.
  • Ensure compliance with local regulations, codes, and standards related to the appointment.
  • Effective contractual management of the Company’s sub-contractors and clients
  • Ensure that the organisation operates in line with all applicable legislation,
  • Advise the company on steps to be taken to achieve compliance.
  • Where there is lack of compliance in the processes, introduce systems that are subordinate to legislation and statutory requirements.
  • Take the lead in managing all contractual issues related to all relevant laws and regulations.
  • Ensure that all relevant procedures and reporting obligations are complied with.
  • When required, assume advisory roles in the Marketing and Communications, Human Resources and Finance departments with regards to legal, contractual and commercial matters.
  • Handle procurement process of contractors to perform services under the relevant EPC and O&M agreements and be conversant with PPAs.
  • Preparing reports and presentations to Senior Management and Clients
  • Prepare management presentations and generate periodic reports with the progress status of the company’s Commercial and Contractual position

Any Recognised South African Membership Board is a essential. 



  • BCom, (Law) /BSc (QS), /LLB /LLM National Diploma in related


  • 10 - 15 Years Experience
  • Registered Professional Contracts Manager or similar.
  • Knowledge of Construction and Project Management.
  • Must have knowledge of the built Industry Must have exposure to either of the following industries: Electrical/Mechanical Civil Engineering
  • Knowledge and understanding of business and legal fundamentals.
  • Applied sales management, negotiation and conflict resolution skills.

Salary / Package

R80K - R1 Million per month