Establishing and maintaining variations and claims registers. Evaluating all variations, additional works, field changes, additions and omission, and incorporation of the same with the monthly cost reports. Preparing and pricing change orders and negotiating agreement with the client and contractor as necessary. Negotiating contracts with the contractor. Conducting viability studies and cost estimates. Chairing and recording cost review meetings with contractors. Implementing and maintaining all required cost control and audit procedures for all project cost control Activities designed to measure the project status. Assessing, evaluating and making recommendations related to any financial claim, and providing the necessary input with regards to settling such claims.