Contract Manager, Lyon

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Linum Consult’s client is an international EPC contractor, urgently seeking a Contract Manager with a background in Oil & Gas projects, to join their team on a 6-month renewable contract in Lyon, France.


  • Providing main contract support and leading all contractual activities for the project
  • Preparing the technical and legal submittals, negotiating and settling change orders, claims & amendments
  • Protecting and pursuing the company’s interests and contractual rights, and building cases to defend against claims, as required
  • Tracking risks, and pursuing any opportunities to consolidate and increase the project’s profit margin
  • Keeping the company’s liability exposure under strict control


  • Master’s degree qualification in Law or suitable subject
  • 10 years’ post-graduation experience in Oil & Gas EPC contracting with an international company
  • Strong technical knowledge of schedule analysis methodologies and Extension of Time claims
  • Excellent technical English language skills and fluent in French (contracts will be written in English)
  • Excellent commercial acumen and interpersonal skills


If you fulfil ALL of the key criteria for this position, then please submit your application for the attention of Neill Donald to If your application is successful you will be contacted within 48 hours for a further discussion.

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