Associate Director/ Director – Delay Analysis

Due to the successful growth throughout our Canadian region we have exciting opportunities for Associate Director or Director level candidates.
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HKA is one of the world’s leading privately owned, independent providers of consulting, expert and advisory services for the construction, manufacturing, process and technology industries.  As trusted independent consultants, experts and advisors, we deliver solutions amid uncertainty, dispute and overrun, and provide the insights that make the best possible outcomes a reality for public and private sector clients worldwide.   

HKA continues to excel and grow, we pride ourselves on our reputation for quality forensic analysis and Expert Witness services which are at the forefront of our industry.

Due to the successful growth throughout our Canadian region we have exciting opportunities for Associate Director or Director level candidates, who are already established within the field of delay analysis.  We pride our self on our development and mentoring of our staff, providing them with the right opportunities to grow their career and achieve their aspirations.

As part of the HKA team you can expect:

  • A strong collaborative culture focused on growing the dispute practice and our team together
  • The opportunity to be a part of a rapidly growing team and be part of driving the future success and development of our Canadian business.
  • The ability to leverage HKA’s strong brand in the construction space and reputation for exceptional expert witnesses to accelerate career development and connections within this space


  • BS or higher degree in construction management or engineering with 10+ years’ experience within the construction industry in project management or in claims consultancy
  • Detailed knowledge and experience of critical path method concepts with project control scheduling software such as: Primavera P6, Microsoft Project required, Acumen or similar schedule analyzer program preferred.
  • Technical certification as a CCM, PMP, EVP or PSP preferred.
  • Technical knowledge of forensic delay analysis technics and analytical approaches for advancing or defending construction claims preferred.
  • Experience of preparing Expert reports- writing high quality technical and client-focused reports
  • Construction budgeting, estimating and cost accounting experience is a plus.
  • Strong and successful track record in business development is a plus.


  • Preparation of expert reports and presentations on delay analysis
  • Evaluate project schedules and records to determine cause, effect and liability      for construction delays
  • The ability to analyze construction estimates and costs
  • Perform delay analysis using various standard methods.
  • CPM schedule review, evaluation, development, and maintenance
  • Recognize and use techniques such as collapsed as-built, impacted as-planned and windows analysis

We strongly believe that our people are critical to our ongoing success. If you are a talented self-starter with the desire to succeed, we would love to hear from you.  

All HKA employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation or any other basis as protected by the Equality Act 2010 or in compliance with local legislation.  

Once you have submitted your application a member of our Recruitment Team will be in touch. Please be aware that the timing can vary dependent on the volume of applications that we receive for each role and in some cases.

If you require more information on the above position prior to applying, please contact Laura Oliveira, our Recruitment Manager based in the UK, for an informal, strictly confidential discussion initially by E-mail at


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