Contract Manager

Job Locations BE-VBR-Grimbergen | BE-VBR-Grimbergen
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(19/02/2024 16:34)
Project Managers-Other
Primary Location : Location

Job Description

Equans is currently seeking a Contract Manager for its offices in Grimbergen.


Your responsibilities

  • you will be involved in all contractual briefings, issues, risks, processes and procedures related to the engagement contract, the consortium agreement and the subcontracts by exchanging with other contract managers of Equans
  • you develop close working relationships with the project management and purchasing teams (and sometimes in tendering processes)
  • you maintain a positive business relationship with the client’s contract management team by regularly communication and coordinating with them
  • you engage with the client to resolve issues even before they arise
  • you ensure that the project management staff is fully aware of their contractual obligations and the commercial impacts of their actions. In particular you conduct contract briefings, advise in responding to contractual queries, and assist proactively in the resolution of the issues
  • you anticipate, monitor, manage and/or mitigate contractual risks
  • you identify opportunities to enhance the performance of the project, and advice on the setting-up of contract management processes and tools
  • you draft letters, reports, minutes, and you advice on the contractual implications of proposed changes and ensure that any contractual changes that result from change requests are drafted and approved by the client


What do you need?

  • master degree in law, engineering, cost control, or economy
  • solid experience in contract management
  • knowledge of FIDIC and LOGIC model contracts as well as an experience in international (western Europe) context is a bonus (BE, NL, LUX, DE, FR)
  • strong affinity with managing technical and financial aspects of projects
  • hands-on mentality and are very business minded
  • excellent analytical skills, written communication and synthesis capability is one of your strong points
  • team player, yet you are able to work independently and duly manage your workload and priorities
  • communicate easily and efficiently with your colleagues, clients and third parties
  • fluent in English, Dutch and French, with a thorough knowledge of the legal vocabulary, knowledge of German is a bonus


Want to tackle tomorrow’s multi-technical challenges with us?

Then join our experts in the various innovative and exciting projects of Equans. You get the opportunity to use your technical skills as well as to discover cutting-edge technologies and help customers in the 3 major transitions of today: the energy transition, the industrial transition and the digital transition.

Joining Equans is more than that! You also get:

  • a competitive salary in line with your education and experience
  • interesting training and career opportunities
  • group-, hospitalization-, disability insurance
  • eco & meal vouchers, representation allowance, 13th month, holiday pay
  • concessionary travel, lease car (with fuel card), parking, bicycle lease plan
  • smartphone with subscription, internet fee
  • additional paid leave, seniority leave, homeworking


We are looking forward to meeting you!

Does this job interest you and would you like more information? Please contact our HR colleague Erwin Verniers - erwin.verniers@external.equans.com - linkedin.com/in/erwin-verniers/


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