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Contractor Management Excellence

Overhauling your Processes to Reduce the Risks Associated with Contactors

21-22 May 2015
venue to be confirmed, Johannesburg, South Africa

Why You Should Attend

Contractor Management Excellence

Southern Africa is currently experiencing an infrastructure booms and there is currently heightened competitiveness in this market, because of these development in the region. With this, comes an increase in the amount of projects and contractors being used to drive achieve successful projects. But with the acquisition of contractors, comes increased risks. Contractors essentially need to be considered as an extension of your company and your company is at risk of reputation damage, financial losses, project delays, and health and safety concerns, if the contractors are not managed effectively.


For this reason contractors need to be hand selected and thoroughly investigated before being hired for a project. A comprehensive due diligence needs to be conducted on the potential contractors before agreeing to any work and thereafter, carefully managed throughout the lifecycle of the project. To ensure that excellence is achieved on every project, you need to lay a solid foundation of trust, communication and transparency.


Take concrete steps in perfecting contractor management; attend this two day training to gain comprehensive insights into picking the right contractor and aligning them to your organisations principles. Boasting a well versed trainer with over 15 years experience in the project management industry, the training will provide you with the practical toolkit you will need to effectively select and manage the key drivers of your project.


Key Topics

  • Pre- Qualification and Due Diligence: Conducting a Thorough Assessment to Know that you have the Right People for the Job
  • Mitigating the Risks Associated with Contractors through Effective Risk Management Techniques
  • Sticking to the Budget: Heightening the Financial Management Aspects of the Project
  • Overhauling Health and Safety Compliance through Strict Compliance Checks with your Contractor
  • Heightening Communication Management with Contractors and the Professional Team for Successful Project Management
  • Previous Attendees Include

    Tokologo Local Municipality, Group Five Construction, Hatch Goba, Billion Group, Scribante Africa Mining, Royal Haskoning DHV, Eskom, Tubular Holdings (Pty) Ltd, Department of Economic Development, Murray and Roberts, Stefanuti Stocks, North West University, Hitachi Power, Zimbabwe Power Co., Murray and Roberts Projects, Stefanutti Stocks Marine, Schneider, Redeployable Camp Systems, Kumba Iron Ore, DRA

    Why Choose marcus evans?

    marcus evans specialises in the research and development of strategic events for senior business executives. From our international network of 63 offices, marcus evans produces over 1000 event days a year on strategic issues in corporate finance, telecommunications, technology, health, transportation, capital markets, human resources and business improvement.

    Above all, marcus evans provides clients with business information and knowledge which enables them to sustain a valuable competitive advantage and makes a positive contribution to their success.

    Voice of Our Customers
    • “ The Presenter was knowledgeable about all topics” – Murray and Roberts
    • “Presentations were good” – Zimbabwe Power Co
    • “All the areas were covered well and satisfactory” – Tokologo Municipality
    • “ The trainers knowledge of this topic was excellent” – North West University
    • “ The presenter was very well – knowledge in the subject matter” Hatch
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    Event Contact

    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Emily Nnamani

    FL11/1, 11th Floor The Pinnacle, Corner Strand
    2 Burg & Castle Street

    +27 (0) 21 431 3099
    Fax: +27 (0) 21 431 3010