Contract Manager, Lyon

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Building & Construction

Linum Consult’s is working hand in hand with an international cost consultancy to provide Contract and Cost Control services to a large, multi-national group operating across Europe. They are involved in a complex construction project and are urgently looking to hire a Contract Manager to join their team in Lyon. This is a contract role with a duration of 12-18 months.


  • Monitoring the budget and expenses of your assigned projects
  • Defining and validating personnel/materials/subcontracting and purchasing requirements
  • Controlling the work of subcontractors
  • Ensuring the validity of technical and administrative documents
  • Overseeing contract monitoring, following up on contract milestones, contractual alerts if necessary
  • Managing the contract files and updating the documentation
  • Identifying commercial improvements for the contract’s margin
  • Assisting and advising the project operational teams and the management when necessary (contract amendments, pre-litigation situation, etc.)
  • Providing feedback and regular communication to all stakeholders and senior management


  • Master’s degree or Engineering degree qualified
  • Minimum of 6-10 years’ experience on complex construction projects
  • Technical knowledge of contracts and cost controls for industrial buildings
  • Fluent in French and basic English, and currently based in or near Lyon
  • Immediate availability is preferred
  • Team player with excellent communication skills


If you think you have the experience for this role, please send your CV for the attention of Neill Donald at

Please note, only suitable candidates will be contacted

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+44 (0) 161 518 3266