Perform independent claims review and determinations and conduct detailed CPM schedule delay analysis.
Analyze baseline schedules against an executed schedule to determine the accuracy of the claim and any delay impact upon the schedule.
Analyze all alleged delay impact and determine whether caused by the contractor or other principal parties.
Analyze escalation costs caused by labor wage rate increases and material increases.
Present analysis and advice regarding claim issues including schedule delay, productivity, labor and material escalation, design issues, and contract interpretation for use in negotiations with contractors and other parties.
Closely liaise with directors, managers, their staff and other specialists, and contractors to develop claims resolution strategies.
Prepare reports, graphics, correspondence, and abstracts of contracts.
Present findings and opinions in an adversarial setting.
Conduct regular visits to the construction site.
Participate in Contract closeout process.
Attend and conduct meetings with all levels of managers and contractors.
Maintain a diplomatic demeanor in a highly stressful environment with a variety of stakeholders and clients, internal and external.