1+ months

Director, Claims and Contracts - CT

Cheshire, CT 06410

The Lane Construction Corporation is one of Americas leading construction companies, specializing in large, complex civil infrastructure. For nearly 130 years, it has contributed to the development of the countrys vast network of roads, highways, and bridges, including the Interstate Highway System. Lane also specializes in tunnels, metro and railway systems, as well as airports and water and wastewater treatment plants

Job Description

The Director of Claims and Contract Management (DCCM) is a member of Lanes Corporate Legal & Contract Management Department and shall report directly to the Assistant General Counsel For Claims and Litigation. The DCCM shall be responsible for the management of project level claims, which include, but are not limited to, change orders, PCOs, REAs, TIAs, certificated claims, non-certified claims, and other similar disputes, with Owners, subcontractors and other parties, in the large and complex heavy highway road, bridge and underground tunneling construction sectors in the U.S. The DCCM shall manage Contract Managers (CMs) who are staffed to Lanes various projects around the country. The DCCM along with the CMs shall engage with project operations teams, corporate partners, outside consultants and other third parties to successfully manage all aspects of the claims lifecycle. The successful candidate will have substantial experience in this arena developing and prosecuting claims, managing others, and leveraging diplomacy skills to obtain positive outcomes, in a face-paced, ever-changing environment. The DCCM must be highly familiar with scheduling, delays, disruptions, damages, revenue, cost, quantities, bidding, risk allocation, liability & causation analysis, and claims focused contractual and legal concepts.


-15 plus years of extensive experience in a similar role with a multinational and/or U.S. construction company

-Civil engineering, Legal background, Contract management background.

-P&L management background (cost, quantities, revenue, bidding, scheduling, forecasting and budgeting).

-Knowledge of relevant project delivery methods including, bid-build, design build, P3, CMGC and others.

-Contract negotiation, claims development, prosecution and negotiation background.

-Deep understanding of project delays, disruptions, damages, lost labor productivity, cumulative impacts and cardinal changes.

-Insurance and risk management background.


Lane Construction offers a comprehensive benefits package with an excellent opportunity to grow and be part of one of the most respected names in the construction industry. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Lane is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.


Posted: 2021-07-30 Expires: 2021-12-28

Share this job:

Director, Claims and Contracts - CT

The Lane Construction Corporation
Cheshire, CT 06410

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account