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EPC Contract Expert

Country/Region:  ET
Field:  Engineering

Ethiopia, ET

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  15-20 years

The global leader in public transport infrastructure, SYSTRA has specialized in the mass transit and rail market since 1957. The main shareholders of SYSTRA are SNCF and RATP. Its ambition is to serve emerging needs for collective and sustainable mobility throughout the world. With a presence in 80 countries, SYSTRA manages over 3,000 projects for high-speed systems, traditional rail lines, metros and tramways throughout the world.


Operating in the Middle East for more than 40 years, SYSTRA has established itself as a benchmark in public transport engineering, involved in the region’s major projects.


Understand better who we are by visiting www.systra.com.



  • Administration of an EPC Contract (FIDIC Silver book)
  • Management of all contractual issues in close collaboration with the Project Director
  • Employer’s Requirements follow-up
  • Project Risks Management
  • Interim Payment Certificates
  • Variation Orders issuance
  • Variation Orders Request Management
  • Dispute and Contractor’s Claims Management
  • Contractual Recommendations to the Employer (in case of Amendment to the EPC Contract)
  • Propose an analysis of contract risks.
  • Manage the flow of information, to organize exchanges and keep a record of all events.
  • Monitor and lead contract, ensuring that activities comply completely with contracted
  • Provide regular training to Systra Team regarding Systra Scope of Works in a FIDIC Silver book



  • BSc or Master’s qualifications
  • Minimum 15 years’ experience in contract
  • Experience in African countries appreciated
  • Experience within railway systems is an added
  • Strong background in contract administration
    principles, as well as some exposure to contract
  • Knowledge of FIDIC
  • Knowledge of general principles of contract law
  • Fluent in English

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