Contract Manager

Are you looking for an exciting career in the wind industry?

We are seeking an ambitious and highly motivated Contract Manager to support our growing business. As Contract Manager you will have a broad interface to internal and external stakeholders and a wide range of responsibilities within contract management including assessing contractual risks and opportunities and advising the business to optimize execution and administration of contracts with customers and contractors considering risk mitigation, internal bidding and contracting standards to maximize customer satisfaction and commercial results.

You will join an experienced team in a high-impact and challenging role dedicated to making a difference for our customers. Our projects span from lump sum projects to large complex manning projects where technical skills and business acumen are key to succeed.

We offer you a challenging position in a growing and dynamic company with a unique opportunity to play a central role in its development.

The position can be managed from our offices in Aberdeen, United Kingdom or Aarhus, Denmark.


Your responsibilities

You will be responsible for leading the efforts associated with the contract life cycle management for sales contracts including reviewing, drafting, revising, and negotiating contracts, monitoring of contract performance and compliance, recommending improvements as well as monitoring contract process and ensuring contract accuracy.

Your tasks include:

  • Apply formal, best practice methodologies to develop and implement contract strategies to support the sales process
  • Assess legal input on terms and conditions of contracts based on knowledge and experience and translate all input into practical contractual terms and conditions
  • Provide guidance, advice, and support on contractual matters during tender, awarding and handover phase of the contract by preparation on, alerting and dealing with possible claims and variations
  • Manage formal communication with customers, key partners and key subcontractors
  • Collaborate with the sales & tender teams as well as technical and project managers during contract negotiations and execution
  • Prepare, issue, and review supplier and subcontractor proposals and pricing
  • Improve and simplify legal and contracting processes


Your profile

To succeed in this role, you have minimum 5 years of experience with contract and risk management during tender and procurement processes, preferably from the renewable industry and/or industrial projects. You have successfully provided broad-based and thorough commercial contract management applying your commercial skills. You have a master’s degree or equivalent probably within legal, commercial, or engineering fields. You have worked in an international environment and you must be fluent in both written and oral English on a very high level on which you are able to hold contractual discussions.

You are a strong communicator and networker with the ability to establish and maintain effective relationships to gain trust and respect.

With a strong commercial mind-set, you have the ability to react to business opportunities. You are result-oriented and able to handle complex situations without losing focus on the important issues and are structured and analytical with a pragmatic outlook.


What we offer

We offer a position in a growing company, great colleagues and a working environment that inspires you to grow both professionally and personally.



For questions about the position, please contact Head of Commercial Nils Leseberg on email If you have any questions about terms and conditions of employment, contact HR Assistant Rikke Agerholm Wiik on email

Send your CV and motivational letter today via the “Apply”-button. Note that we do not accept applications via e-mail.

We process applications on an ongoing basis and will close the process once we have found the right candidate. However, deadline for application is no later than 24th of August 2022.




About Swire Energy Services

Swire Energy Services is a global provider of services supporting the energy industry. Operating in 28 countries and employing over 500 staff globally, people are at the centre of our business. We provide a wide range of value and performance driven solutions including offshore containers, integrity services, aviation services and specialised wind services. Supported by our global experts we strive to be the easiest company to work with, bringing smart connected services to our customers.

At Swire Energy Services, people are our greatest asset. We are constantly on the lookout for new talent and experienced professionals to join our dedicated team.

Working closely with leading energy companies across the world, we employ highly skilled and dedicated people who can truly make a difference and know the importance of safe project execution.

Safety is the most important factor in everything we do, therefore you must have the safety of yourself, your colleagues and the project as top priority. 

It is our policy to provide an environment free from any form of discrimination against our employees, customers or clients, all are entitled to be treated with respect and dignity.

We believe in equal opportunities for all our employees and recognise that our businesses benefit from the diversity of our people.

For more details, please visit our website

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