Senior Director, Construction Disputes & Advisory (Quantum)
Ankura
  • locationSydney, NSW
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time 24 February 2021
  • locationSydney, NSW
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time
Job Description

Ankura is a team of excellence founded on innovation and growth

.This position supports the Ankura Construction Disputes & Advisory practice - one of seven practices focused on client delivery services across the Firm.We will consider candidates based both in Sydney or Brisbane.Our construction dispute resolution professionals provide expert advice and independent professional opinion: developing efficient, practical solutions as well as robust delay and cost/quantum analysis, presenting conclusions in a clear, concise and objective manner relied upon by the courts, corporations or tribunals to navigate through and decide on difficult matters. In the process, we remain committed to other cost-effective solutions and remedies for effectively resolving complex matters.Applications should include a current CV, identifying relevant experience, and must be accompanied by a covering letter outlining why you would like to be considered.All information provided will be treated in strict confidence and used exclusively for consideration in relation to this position. No agency’s please.Responsibilities:A Director will primarily be involved in dispute resolution, litigation support and providing support to an expert witness, cost and damages analysis, claims assessment, schedule analysis, technical issue analysis and account evaluation services.An individual is required who can perform advanced data research, management and analysis. This role will involve frequent client interaction and may require the successful candidate to prepare and makes presentations to communicate results.We anticipate that the successful candidate will have a good academic record and be able to demonstrate how they have distinguished themselves within their chosen field. We require an individual with significant quantity surveying experience and ideally the successful candidate will be MRICS or equivalent. A post-graduate degree would be considered an advantage.QualificationsExcellent verbal and written communications skills in EnglishProfessionalism and client facing abilityA strong technical underpinning in Quantity SurveyingVery strong IT skills in Microsoft Word and ExcelA flexible approach to their workAn understanding of demands of project-based workA sense of personal responsibility for the quality of their workBSc in Quantity Surveying, construction management or similar from a leading universityMembership of RICSA post graduate qualification in Construction Law (or similar) is desirableFluency in one other language would be beneficialAnkura is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment where mutual respect and collaboration is paramount. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other legally protected status.

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Senior Director, Construction Disputes & Advisory (Quantum)

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Job Description

Ankura is a team of excellence founded on innovation and growth

.This position supports the Ankura Construction Disputes & Advisory practice - one of seven practices focused on client delivery services across the Firm.We will consider candidates based both in Sydney or Brisbane.Our construction dispute resolution professionals provide expert advice and independent professional opinion: developing efficient, practical solutions as well as robust delay and cost/quantum analysis, presenting conclusions in a clear, concise and objective manner relied upon by the courts, corporations or tribunals to navigate through and decide on difficult matters. In the process, we remain committed to other cost-effective solutions and remedies for effectively resolving complex matters.Applications should include a current CV, identifying relevant experience, and must be accompanied by a covering letter outlining why you would like to be considered.All information provided will be treated in strict confidence and used exclusively for consideration in relation to this position. No agency’s please.Responsibilities:A Director will primarily be involved in dispute resolution, litigation support and providing support to an expert witness, cost and damages analysis, claims assessment, schedule analysis, technical issue analysis and account evaluation services.An individual is required who can perform advanced data research, management and analysis. This role will involve frequent client interaction and may require the successful candidate to prepare and makes presentations to communicate results.We anticipate that the successful candidate will have a good academic record and be able to demonstrate how they have distinguished themselves within their chosen field. We require an individual with significant quantity surveying experience and ideally the successful candidate will be MRICS or equivalent. A post-graduate degree would be considered an advantage.QualificationsExcellent verbal and written communications skills in EnglishProfessionalism and client facing abilityA strong technical underpinning in Quantity SurveyingVery strong IT skills in Microsoft Word and ExcelA flexible approach to their workAn understanding of demands of project-based workA sense of personal responsibility for the quality of their workBSc in Quantity Surveying, construction management or similar from a leading universityMembership of RICSA post graduate qualification in Construction Law (or similar) is desirableFluency in one other language would be beneficialAnkura is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment where mutual respect and collaboration is paramount. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other legally protected status.


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