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Contract Manager

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    Barry Gilchrist

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    21 days ago

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We’re looking for a Contract Manager to join an established design, engineering and construction company operating in the nuclear sector based in the Warrington area.



What does the job involve?  

· Provide guidance on contract matters during contract delivery phase.

· Ensure the contract requirements are well known and understood throughout the team and with the end client.

· Act as Lead for all commercial and contractual discussions.

· Commercial lead for preparation of suitable variations.

· Resolving of any commercial issues around rates / payments.

· Prepare and negotiate supply chain agreements.

· Assess supplier capabilities and commitments and ensure the supply chain is fully engaged.

· Develop and maintain effective supply chain relationships.

· Responsibility for preparing suitable commercial reports and attending Client meetings.

· Manage the performance of key suppliers using appropriate KPI's to improve performance and engagement.

· Provision of advice on commercial matters to meet contract criteria.

· Preparation of NEC form of contracts to ensure obligations.

· Preparation of early warnings and contract variation notice through to conclusion.



What skills and experience do you need?

· Contract Management in a technical consultancy / engineering industry environment.

· Significant experience of working with NEC3 contracts including Professional Services (PSC) and Engineering Construction Contract (ECC).

· Experience in review, drafting, implementation and management of contracts and sub-contracts.

· Procurement experience in multifaceted procurements and contracts.

· Strong experience and proven track record of contract and supplier management.

· Proven track record of working across projects to tight deadlines.



What are the pay and benefits?

  • Competitive salary & benefits (call to discuss)

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