Senior Claims Manager

Posted 16 January 2024
ContactJohn Murphy

Job description

Senior Claims Manager - Sydney, Australia


Our Client

Our client is one of the world's largest and most specialized construction groups that are now making great strides into the Australian infrastructure market. With further expansion in the region, they are continuing to invest in their core contract and claims management function. They are seeking a Senior Level Claims Manager to work on a significant and recently awarded transport infrastructure project in Sydney. The role will involve working closely with the executive management on how they strategically take the project forward and how best to create a successful claims management structure.

As a company with a reputation for having some of the sharpest contract management minds in their space, they are seeking key experts who have worked in client-facing roles and have been exposed and involved in claims and disputes. With an annual turnover of over €14 billion EUR and over 70,000 employees, they are renowned for their involvement and leading on some of the world's most iconic civil infrastructure projects.


Your Role

The Claims Manager is responsible for preparing, drafting, and overseeing claims. This role involves collaborating with production teams, analysing and structuring claim-related information, and ensuring effective coordination with various stakeholders. You will have worked in the international construction environment.

As an experienced Claims Manager you will ideally be a degree-qualified quantity surveyor, engineer or construction professional. Therefore, you will be familiar with complex contractual claims challenges on billion dollar+ projects and have strong writing and communication skills. Key duties include contracts and claim preparation/defence and dispute avoidance as well as advising and supporting on alternative dispute resolution (mediation, adjudication and dispute boards) and arbitration and litigation support.

Project experience should include civil infrastructure including rail, metro, tunnel, highway and build.

The opportunity requires long-term commitment as the company expands and re-enforces it's contract and claims function within the Australian market.



If you have the ambition to work on the world's largest civil infrastructure contracts and projects, our client can support you in your ambition and importantly, you will share many of the same values:

  • Driven to bring value and add value to the contract management department.
  • Passionate about providing claims management advice and guidance.
  • Experience in large-scale projects.
  • Thrives in a challenging and changing environment where partnerships are international and present different approaches to finding solutions.
  • You have a curious, dynamic, and proactive attitude and you pride yourself of a strong attention to detail and great communication skills;
  • French and English are also highly desirable.
  • Believe in strong collaboration both internally and externally.


For More Details

For more details about the opportunity or company, please reach out to John Murphy, Director at E: