Commercial Claims Manager

OldCastle   •  

Oakville, ON

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 34 days ago

This job is no longer available.


  • Evaluate contract requirements and rights
  • Evaluate project schedules and records to determine cause, effect and liability for construction impacts and delays
  • Critical Path schedule review, evaluation, development, and maintenance
  • Analyze construction estimates and costs
  • Perform productivity analysis and identify inefficiencies and other issues
  • Recognize and use techniques such as collapsed as-built, impacted as-planned, and windows analysis
  • Assist with and guide the preparation of claims submissions, reports and presentations
  • Interaction with client personnel, other team members, contractors, design team (if applicable) and other professionals from other firms involved
  • Organizing information to facilitate effective data access and analysis
  • Maintaining detailed working paper records of reflecting assumptions, methodologies, and sources of information employed during the performance of all analytical tasks
  • Preparing draft written analyses and other reports for third parties, as necessary, on the project scope and/or results of activities within established timeframes
  • Preparing PowerPoint presentations and quantitative exhibits on the project scope and findings
  • Prepare report exhibits and graphics to support analysis.
  • Assist with the preparation of presentations for mediation, arbitration, trial and/or internal training seminars or management updates.
  • Manage and develop claims support staff as required.

Educational & Experience Requirements:

  • Post-secondary degree or diploma with a focus in Construction Management, Architecture, Engineering, Law or other related subjects and/or equivalent experience.
  • 5 -10 years of experience with either:
  • Administering large civil construction services contracts, including managing complex change orders and claim negotiations; or
  • Analyzing delay impact and productivity loss claims in the construction field as a Senior Claims Consultant.
  • Proven capability with MS Office Software with a strong emphasis on Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access and/or other analytical software (e.g., Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Corel Draw, MS Project, AutoCad, Microstation,) is beneficial.
  • Previous experience with Primavera scheduling is desired.

Position Dimensions:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Results oriented, highly organized with effective time management skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Ability to work within a fast-paced, high-pressure, deadline driven environment.
  • Cultivates networks with people across a variety of functions and locations within and outside the organization and encourages collaboration with others.

Why work for us?

  • With parent companies in Concord, the U.S. and Ireland, your growth potential is limitless!
  • Work with a team of dedicated professionals who are there to support your professional growth!
  • Flexible benefits plans, Defined Contribution pension plan, annual bonuses and merit based increases ensure that your hard work and dedication will be rewarded!