Director, Construction Disputes & Advisory (Caldwell)

  • Caldwell, NJ


: $139,660.00 - $203,790.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Construction

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Add your resume and apply to jobs with your Glassdoor profile. Create Profile. Job. Ankura is a team of excellence founded on innovation and growth.. This position supports the Ankura Construction Disputes & Advisory practice - one of six practices focused on client delivery services across the Firm.. Responsibilities:. Supporting detailed analyses of project schedule delays, cost overruns, productivity, contracts, change orders and other issues related to design and construction. Assisting in the research and analyzing project cost records. Analyzing financial statements and other pertinent documentation. Reconciling claim amounts to accounting systems and to insurers' calculations. Using Ankura's proprietary tools in the development of claim methodology and work product. Developing computer models of schedules, contractor production rates and costs using various software packages. Assisting with data gathering activities including document review and supervision, and quality control of data entry activities. Supervising appropriate personnel including analysts, less experienced associates, client personnel, clerical support, and others as appropriate. Demonstrating proper documentation of work product. Limited engagement planning. Preparing client communications for senior level review. Coordinating administrative functions including time tracking and bill preparation. Supporting recruiting efforts through participation in campus events and office interviews. Supporting development efforts of the Construction practice. Monitoring individual chargeability and proactively seeking assignments to maintain projected chargeability. Qualifications:. Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in Engineering, Management, Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Mathematics, or related discipline. Experience in the construction and engineering industries. Proficient in MS Office products including Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Access. Proficiency with Primavera Project Planner and project scheduling technique experience is highly preferred. Experience in damages and investigative work focused on contractual disputes, claims, and litigation. CPA or desire to obtain; CA, CFE or CFA certification is a plus. Ability to research, including the use of the internet and other information sources, and a solid knowledge base in their course of study. Effective written and verbal communication skills. Strong project management skills and attention to detail. Efficient, flexible, and creative problem-solving skills, a high level of motivation, and excellent analytical and organizational skills. Willingness to travel and work overtime when needed. Ankura 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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