Contract Manager Execution

  • Farnborough (UK)
  • Presence / Mobile
  • Work experience
  • Commercial professions (other)
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About us

Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global market leader in energy from waste (EfW) and renewable gas. HZI acts as an engineering, procurement and construction contractor and project developer, delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological EfW recovery. HZI is an equal opportunities employer, for full details of our policies please see our careers page.

Your responsibilities

  • ​​​​​​Support project procurement and help develop project specific purchasing conditions
  • Establish contract summaries and briefings for use by the project execution team
  • Establish a sound and cooperative relationship with counterparts in client / consortium
  • Participate and act aligned with Project Director and business management during regular and commercial meetings with client and/or suppliers
  • Proactively pursue the optimal resolution of internal and external commercial challenges and opportunities.  Take the lead in any formal dispute with legal support.
  • Prepare and ensure that contractual correspondence is maintained and that HZI's contractual position is protected.
  • Primary point for project contract and legal support, and all commercial aspects - coordinate project matters with legal, insurance, tax and accounting experts
  • Advise on payment procedures in accordance with the contract and applicable legislation (Client and subcontractor)
  • Manage project bonds, guarantees and insurance.
  • Contractual administration of change management under client and consortium partner contracts and preparation of commercial notifications
  • Manage and coordinate commercial claim activities to or from client in alignment with the business.  Advise on claims for subcontract packages, in coordination with relevant work package holder and procurement.
  • Analyse and report on project risks and proactively participate in the identification of risk reduction measures
  • Review budgets and cost to complete together with project team

Your experiences

  • Legal or contract management qualified
  • 5 years of experience in construction of industrial plant project delivery
  • Proficient with standard form and bespoke contracts - NEC and FIDIC an advantage

We offer

  • Very competitive salaries with annual performance reviews and bonus awards
  • Pension scheme, life insurance and disability insurance
  • Private medical insurance for you and your family
  • Inclusive, values led culture
  • Responsibility and challenge within multi discipline field of activities
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international Company
  • Tailored learning and development opportunities
  • Career path options 


Do you have any questions? Please contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application.
  • Namratha Subramani