Commercial Manager - Nuclear - France

Commercial Manager - Nuclear - France

Job Title: Commercial Manager - Nuclear - France
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lille, Nord-Pas de Calais
Salary: €70000.00 - €80000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH11136_1516699454
Contact Name: Dan Bisset
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 23, 2018 09:24

Job Description

Contract Manager - Nuclear - Hinkley Point C

Lille - France

Competitive Salary + Benefits.


We are currently recruiting for a Contracts Manager to join a multinational utilities business, based from their offices in France. This would suit a UK national, well versed in negotiating NEC contracts, who has operated in the Oil & Gas / Energy / Power Generation sector.

This will be working on the prestigious Hinkley Point C Project.

The Job

As a Contract Manager, you will be responsible for…

  • Drafting, reviewing, negotiating, and ensuring the execution of the various types of contracts (confidentiality agreements, purchase contracts, subcontracting contracts, tenders, etc.) and their evolutions,
  • Providing a coordinating role and act as a point of reference for the project team in matters of contract to answer any question of interpretation,
  • Acting as point of contact with clients on commercial and contractual matters.
  • Analysing technical and business data to identify, understand, evaluate and mitigate risks associated with the project.
  • Ensure compliance of transactions (procedures, deliverables, invoicing) with internal governance polices and rules.
  • Improving the performance of the contract: generate and negotiate the corresponding amendments.
  • Negotiating payment terms with the customer.

The Candidate

Candidates will ideally hold a degree in Business Law / Management, combined with underpinning engineering knowledge / or qualifications.

You will have a solid background of working on similar assignments as part of large EPC Projects (Engineering Procurement Construction) ideally within the nuclear sector.

Candidates will be fluent in FIDIC & / or NED 3 and speak fluent English.

Besides technical skills and legal knowledge, we are looking for a passionate person, with great qualities of negotiation, facilitation, and diplomacy.

How to apply.

To apply, please call Dan Bisset on 02392 288 213 or send a copy of your CV to

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