Senior Claims Specialist

Canada - Oil, Gas & Mining - Oil & Gas - Project Management & Services - Other

Our client is currently undertaking a large expansion to
the West White Rose field and is searching for a Senior Claims Specialist to
join their team. The ideal candidate will have 10+ years experience in Claims
Resolution and Defense Management strategies in large complex construction
projects, ideally within the Canadian oil and gas industry.

Feel free to contact

Tori Pearson, Account manager

Apply now

About this role

  • Develop and lead the claim avoidance and defense
    management strategies, protecting Husky’s commercial interests;
  • Conduct thorough analysis and investigations necessary
    to determine claims exposure and proposes appropriate settlement strategies and
    action plans;
  • Handles claims consistent with Husky’s corporate
    policies, procedures and best practices and in accordance with any statutory,
    regulatory and ethical requirements;
  • In conjunction with Husky Legal supports the project
    team as Subject Matter Expert when dealing with contracts;
  • Supports the SCM Manager(s) and the Project Team with
    contract termination, claims or dispute settlements;
  • Review and evaluation of project documentation including
    contracts, specifications, drawings, schedules and various other documentation
    including meeting minutes, daily site reports, change orders, requests for
    information contemplated changes, etc.;
  • Discerning analysis of technical, schedule and cost
  • Identification of root cause and responsibility,
    assessments of impact and quantum caused by disruptions, delays, changed
    conditions and circumstances to construction projects;
  • Preparation of reports and claims documentation to
    summarize and support findings.

About you

  • Degree in Civil or Mechanical Engineering; OR
  • Degree in Cost Engineering; OR
  • Degree in Quantity Surveying;
  • 12+ years of Change Management, claim avoidance and
    defense experience with complex construction EPC/EPCM projects;
  • Ability to analyze contractual entitlement and
    accordingly determine defense obligations;
  • Solid understanding of claims processing and the
    construction business;
  • Skilled in analysis of change order requests and capital
    project documentation;
  • Proficient use and analysis of computer models and
    development of dynamic spreadsheet applications;
  • Experienced in conducting contract compliance audits;
  • Skilled in claims and schedule delay analysis;
  • Understanding of construction project schedules;
  • Experienced in cost estimation;
  • Master’s in Business Administration (M.B.A.);
  • Master of Laws or a degree in Alternative Dispute
    Resolution (ADR);
  • Ability to register as a P. Eng. in Canada;
  • Project Management Professional (PMP);
  • Background in oil and gas industry.


  • Vacancy number: PUB170535
  • Location: Canada
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Other
  • Area of Expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Closing date: Sunday, September 2, 2018
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Tori Pearson

Account manager Brunel Energy Canada Calgary

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