LJA Associates

Senior Consultants - Commercial / Contractual / Legal - QATAR

   Senior Commercial / Contractual / Legal Consultants - QATAR

Our Client, an international consulting practice, has opportunities for top achievers keen to apply their knowledge and experience to ever-changing tasks.  They provide specialised contractual, planning and commercial support, including the use of high-end multimedia, to its construction clients at all stages of their projects.  Significant expansion of operations in the Middle East and Asia has created the following vacancies:


Senior Consultants - Commercial / Contractual / Legal



Consultants to work with limited supervision on a variety of construction projects.  Minimum 15 years of relevant, similar experience and must have acquired.  Experience and enthusiasm for unravelling problems, evaluating their effects and case presentations.


   Job Description:

The investigation of Client’s project problems, identification of relevant issues and the implementation of measures to correct the problem.  Investigation is likely to include the interrogation and distillation of records to identify relevant trends and comparisons that may be used as evidence of the problem.  The identification stage will also require the development of the link between the events and the provisions of the contract.  The implementation phase will involve presenting the case in a clear and concise way together with supporting evidence and evaluations.

A Senior Consultant can expect to work either with only intermittent supervision or within a small team for larger or more complex assignments.  Responsibilities may include the supervision and direction of more junior staff employed to perform investigative or analysis tasks.

Assignments may be in UK or overseas.  The work may be performed either in their Client’s office (site) or from our Client’s office.  In the case of overseas assignments, these will either involve working on a regular rotation basis or involve intermittent visits to the location according to the demands of the project.  Where work can be performed remotely, working from the Consultant’s home will be feasible for some of the time.



Either a Civil Engineer degree qualified and preferably Chartered (CEng and MICE) or, a Quantity Surveyor with formal qualification and preferably MRICS or equivalent.



An experienced professional Civil Engineer or Quantity Surveyor with a minimum of 15 years post qualification experience of working on major civil engineering, petrochemical and/or building projects.  The person must have a good working knowledge of various standard contract forms together with experience in the preparation and resolution of construction claims.



The applicant must be a first class communicator both orally and in writing and computer literate comfortable with the day to day use of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and MS Outlook .  This will include the ability to distil large amounts of data and to use the findings to develop a well structured and logical argument.  Accuracy and an attention to detail are essential qualities.


A competitive package is available for the right person.

These are permanent appointments.

      nb. These are ongoing requirements.

This is an opportunity for career development and long term employment in a very exciting construction environment.


Please include your availability / notice period (if applicable) in your Covering Message.


   Senior Consultants - Commercial / Contractual / Legal - QATAR.


   This advert is being advertised by lja associates Limited. The services advertised by lja associates are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, sex, gender, race, religion, disability, colour or sexual orientation and we gladly accept applications from all sections of the community. Furthermore, all qualifications listed are indicative and we confirm that we are willing to accept applications from persons holding equivalent qualifications. 

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   Senior Consultants - Commercial / Contractual / Legal





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