Contracts Specialist
US-NV-Las Vegas

Job Title: Contracts Specialist

Location: Wynn

Job Description and Responsibilities:

Wynn Resorts is a Fortune 500 company led by hospitality industry visionary Steve Wynn. Currently operating in the top two casino gaming markets in the world, Wynn is financially stable and growth oriented. Our 12,000 employees at our Wynn Las Vegas and Encore properties have helped us win more Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Awards than any other independent hotel company in the world. Wynn resorts are known for their innovative design, luxury offerings, and exceptional guest service. Joining Wynn means working for a leader in the global resort industry, one that has set today’s standards and will likely define them tomorrow.

Wynn Design and Development is a wholly owned subsidiary of Wynn Resorts Limited and is responsible for the design, construction and management of all Wynn Resorts construction projects. This is not a position that require sourcing/purchasing skills; rather, it is legal and administrative in nature.

Job Responsibilities:

* Review contract, change order, and construction purchase order requests along with supporting documents and draft appropriate contract using existing approved templates.
* Work with Corporate Risk Management and Project Management to establish appropriate insurance requirements.
* Communicate and work with Project Management, Corporate Legal, Corporate Risk Management and the Service Provider as necessary to expeditiously facilitate resolution of contract red lines.
* Prepare and disseminate information to appropriate team members regarding contract preparation, approvals, execution and distribution.
* Assist in the enrollment and tracking of contractors and subcontractors into Owner Controlled Insurance Program.
* Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

* Bachelor's degree, preferred in Accounting, Finance, Construction Management or related field.
* At least 5 years of experience with construction contracts administration, preferably in a high volume and large project environment.
* Understanding and working knowledge of matters pertaining to construction including but not limited to, construction cycle, construction terminology, contracts, insurance certificates, waiver or liens, bonding, and other activities pertaining to the contacting and construction industry.
* Experience and working knowledge with different types of construction, design, and professional services agreements.
* Capable of minor redrafting and editing of construction language and agreements.
* Skill in managing the review, negotiation and execution of contracts and agreements involving general contractors, subcontractors, and professional service provider's.
* Must be organized and capable of working in a fast paced environment with ability to multi*task efficiently and effectively.
* Must possess excellent attention to detail and superior oral and written communication skills.