Bombardier Manager, Contracts & Legal (PPP/3P) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Manager, Contracts & Legal (PPP/3P)-TAME-USPA01182755





Bombardier Transportation is a world-wide leader in rail technology. From mainline to metro, light rail to locomotives, our strategy is one of continuous development that provides the most effective and innovative rail solutions for today and tomorrow!

At Bombardier Transportation (BT), 35,000-plus employees work together worldwide to move people and ideas forward. We don’t stand still, so why should you?

The Manager, Contracts & Legal will play a key role in preparing, submitting, and negotiating proposals for turnkey and public-private partnership (PPP/3P) projects for rail construction. In this role, you will determine contract structure and strategy for terms and conditions of bids, work in collaboration with the bid team to negotiation agreements with BT partners, and prepare contract documents in relation to the bid process. Position may be based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania or Mississauga, Ontario.

In your role you will:

  • Negotiate terms and conditions with partners and customers, liaise with Group Legal for proposed terms and conditions, and secure mandates necessary to bid;

  • Collaborate with business functions which include sales and marketing, finance, engineering, claims management, etc. to ensure consistency, compliance, and achievement of optimal positions for BT;

  • Support Project Management during project implementation through timely interpretation and application of contract terms and conditions, including supply contracts;

  • Recommend and implement opportunities to realize gains and minimize exposure to commercial risk;

  • Conduct legal analysis and advise on ad hoc matters;

  • Enforce, defend, and manage Company claims in compliance with Corporate Governance and approved budget, strategy, and time table.


As our ideal candidate:

  • You hold a Juris Doctor (J.D. or JD)

  • You possess ate least five (5) years of experience in bid and project work related to complex commercial environments, including infrastructure / systems / construction work;

  • You demonstrate experience with PPP and Turnkey projects;

  • You have the ability to manage large amounts of information;

  • You demonstrate the ability to operate independently while establishing strong working relationships with co-workers and cross-functional teams;

  • You possess strong organizational and prioritization skills;

  • You demonstrate critical attention to detail and deadlines, and are self-motivated;

  • You possess the ability to adapt well to change in direction and priorities in a project and deadline-oriented environment;

  • You demonstrate strong written and verbal English communication skills.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Your ideas move people.

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.

Job: Legal Counsellor

Primary Location: US-PA-Pittsburgh

Other Locations:CA-ON-Mississauga

Organization: Transportation

Schedule: Full-time

Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:* 17.10.2016, 9:53:47 AM

Unposting Date

16.11.2016, 10:59:00 PM