Contract Manager

Imagine a future where you create a world that runs entirely on green energy by means of delivering dedicated and best in the industry contract management

Join us in this role where you’ll contribute to building our renewable business and the carbon-neutral energy production at our world-class power plants by handling a portfolio of contract, claims, and warranty management services in the execution and operation phase. The team is overall responsible for providing strategic contract and procurement support to our bioenergy business.

Welcome to OF Global O&M and Bio Procurement

You’ll be part of our Bio Procurement team where you, together with your colleagues, will make a significant difference for the global energy transformation and our business. You’ll be part of an innovative working environment with a dedicated focus on personal development and well-being. The Bio Procurement team manage all sourcing and contract management tasks related to our Power Plant assets and Renescience assets and has a significant impact on the success of the bioenergy business.

You’ll play an important role in:

  • developing close relationships with internal stakeholders and engage in continuous dialogue with key suppliers
  • managing milestones and supplier deliverables, handling bonds and guarantees, managing claims and disputes, and various administrative contract management tasks
  • developing and executing contract management strategies and negotiation strategies with the project teams as well as undertaking negotiations of commercial terms and conditions
  • undertaking supplier performance management (SPM) on key suppliers
  • strengthening our contract management services within the team
  • engaging with sourcing managers to ensure lessons learned and the development of our procurement services.

To succeed in the role, you:

  • have knowledge of contract law and preferably worked with contract formats such as FIDIC, COIN, the AB-regime, or similar
  • have a cross-disciplinary background based on a bachelor’s or master’s degree in economics, law, or engineering
  • have experience with negotiations
  • speak and write English and Danish fluently at negotiation level
  • have extraordinary people skills to facilitate communication and cooperation with colleagues and stakeholders
  • have some experience with contract management preferable in relation to large EPC contracts, civil or construction industry.

Join a world leader in green energy

Ørsted is a global leader in offshore wind energy and ranked the world’s most sustainable energy company. To be a frontrunner, we invest significantly in employee development, and from the moment you join us, we’ll support your personal and professional growth. Here, you’ll get the opportunities that will unleash your full potential, and you’ll experience a collaborative, diverse, and dynamic work environment.

Shape the future with us

Send your application to us no later than 18 May 2022. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis and reserve the right to take down the advert when we have found the right candidate.

Please don’t hesitate to contact Mikkel Toft Ditlevsen, Head of BIO Procurement, on +4599555624 if you’d like to know more about the position. If you need to request any adjustments to working practices, working patterns, or the assessment or interview process we're happy to discuss alternative arrangements.

We offer a flexible workplace, and in this position, you’ll be working in an office set-up.

Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages and answer the screening questions relevant for your country.