Contract Claims Expert (f/m/d)

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Contract Claims Expert (f/m/d)

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Entry date: immediately Job No.: 116326
  • DB Engineering&Consulting GmbH
  • Infrastructure, Rail Transport, Projects, Engineering
  • Full Time (Duration: Permanent)
  • İstanbul

Railways for the world of tomorrow​.

Deutsche Bahn’s expertise is in high demand all around the world. As a leading engineering and consulting company in the rail sector, DB Engineering & Consulting offers that knowledge – starting with an idea and continuing all the way to operations. We advise our customers in Germany and around the globe, develop technically sophisticated and customized infrastructure, mobility and transport solutions. With sustainable concepts, we ensure the future success of economic regions, make important contributions to the protection of the environment and help shape the world of the future. ​

Since 1966, DB Engineering & Consulting has implemented thousands of projects of any size and complexity in over 100 countries. About 5,000 employees from 84 nations are currently realizing the projects of our customers with professional knowledge and intercultural experience.


  • Continuous review of correspondence to ensure compliance with the amended FIDIC contract conditions and FIDIC procedures

  • Fact-finding and detailed analysis, quantification of delay and damages and ability to carry out delay analysis reports autonomously

  • Monitoring the progress of the work for interim and final payments in accordance with the contract

  • Maintaining financial records of all payments and projected costs for inclusion into appropriate reports

  • Preparing and/or defending claims including drafting and conducting critical path delay analyses

  • Prepare cash flow forecasts

  • Measure the work and certify payment certificates

  • Assess and recommend on applications for extensions of time (EOT), claims for additional payments, contract variations, changes in scope, etc.

  • Review all claims and provide advice on validity, their effects on the construction schedule and the cost of project

  • Advise with respect to arbitration and litigation relating design and construction work


  • Preferably 15+ years of general professional experience

  • Preferably 8+ years’ experience in Contract and Claim Management for construction projects implemented under FIDIC Conditions of Contract;

  • Demonstrable experience as contract and claim specialist for at least 1 successfully completed transport infrastructure projects implemented under FIDIC Conditions of Contract; and,

  • Experience on providing Technical Assistance Services to the Contracting Authorities in the management of projects implemented under FIDIC Conditions of Contract in internationally financed projects.

  • Have as a minimum B. Sc. in Civil engineering / Architecture or comparable degree documented as equivalent.

  • Excellent command of English language.

  • Command of Turkish language to be an asset


International career opportunities
As a global company, we offer attractive career opportunities - worldwide. We provide a work environment that encourages growth and creativity. You will work on complex and innovative projects with international teams across all continents. Your impact brings markets and people together – around the world.

Intercultural teams
With more than 5,000 employees from over 80 countries across all technical and engineering disciplines worldwide, we are shaping railways for the world of tomorrow. We offer an inspiring environment for personalities who are open-minded, curious, and committed. A strong team spirit, an intercultural mindset and engagement at work are essential parts of our success.

Professional onboarding and development
We invest in the development of our employees. To ensure the best start for you, we provide a global onboarding program and intercultural training and support you in preparing for the next career step.

Attractive employment conditions
We offer you attractive working conditions and a competitive compensation package based on country conditions.

Mobilization & relocation support
To ensure a smooth and successful start for your international employment, we assist you with relocation and immigration.

Work safety
Our international security support ensures safe working conditions worldwide and provides you with relevant information for a safe living around the globe.

Thank you for considering DB Engineering & Consulting as a prospective employer!

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