Bigge is looking for a Contracts Manager with experience in the construction industry. This person will collaborate with department personnel to complete contracts review and execution. The Contracts Manager will personally complete the contracts review and /or formation in coordination and approval of the Division Vice President. You will need to have a thorough understanding of contracting, risk management, and insurance; and how they will affect our business decisions.
Manage contracting, subcontracting, and risk management efforts, in support of the various business lines, divisions and branches.
Assure basic contract terms meet company standards, and seek and obtain appropriate executive approval for any exceptions.
Assist with negotiating with insurance carriers and brokers to obtain cost-effective insurance policies that balance risk, coverage, deductibles, and limits against programs and budgets.
Draft Various Standard Contracts and Update based on Lessons Learned.
Train personnel on Contract Terms and Conditions.
Coordinate with departments and management in negotiation of contract Terms and Conditions
Negotiate contract terms and conditions directly with customers.
Track and Report status of contract review and execution.
Advise management on legal effect of contract terms and conditions.
Resolve insurance and bonding issues.
Confirm insurance coverage applicability for various projects with insurance broker and obtain insurance riders and pricing when necessary.
Review incumbent contracts and evaluate Company’s exposure.
BA/BS degree is required.
7+ years’ experience contracting, contract formation, subcontracting, in the construction industry with at least 2 at the management level.
Excellent communication and negotiating skills.
Sound knowledge of federal and multi-state regulations affecting insurance and contracts.
A relevant industry designation, such as CPCM is preferred.
Experience in the construction and/or heavy equipment industries is preferred.
Bigge provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, military or veteran status.
Bigge Crane and Rigging Co. (www.bigge.com) is one of the Nation’s leading crane rental, sales and service companies in the United States. We’ve been successfully growing our business since 1916. Our growth and success is the result of having a deep heritage of hiring the best people and giving them the best training and equipment in the industry. We do big things in a big way and we are determine...d to be the best at what we do. Our goal is to engage and retain the brightest minds and hearts in the industry to achieve the potential we are capable of.
As we enter our second century, Bigge is leading the transformation of the crane and rigging industry with a unique approach to maintaining the best experience, equipment and technology in the market. Leveraging our innovative technology platform, we are forging new ground in the areas of safety, equipment utilization and employee growth.