Contract Manager

Vega Consultants AS
Contract Manager
  • Title: Contracts Manager
  • Location: Stavanger, Bergen, Trondheim or Oslo
  • Duration: 12.05.24 – 29.04.2026, with possibilities for extension. 


On behalf of our client, we are seeking a Contracts Manager to oversee project procurement of subsea, engineering and/or construction projects. Assignments could be in the following portfolios: 

  • Marine & fabrication contracts
  • Subsea Operations/Inspections, Maintenance & Repair contracts 
  • Electrification projects
  • Newbuild projects

Main responsibilities

  • Perform demand and market analysis in both global and local markets. 
  • Lead and participate in a cross-functional teams for the establishment of specific procurement strategies both locally and as part of a global sourcing team.  
  • Prepare and issue enquiries, manage and conduct bid evaluation, negotiations and prepare award recommendation. 
  • Drive and perform contract management from award to contract close-out with a focus on minimizing value leakage, risk and promoting safety. 
  • Enhance company’s supply chain by ensuring compliance with our governing Supply Chain Management processes, with specific focus on Integrity Due Diligence, Human Rights assessments, Safety and Commercial Risk.
  • Proactively ensure high quality stakeholder management both internally and towards suppliers.
  • Maintain extensive dialogue with external suppliers and stakeholders to build strategic relations. 

Competence Requirements 

  • Experience with project procurement within the energy sector is required, herein minimum 5 years’ relevant experience.
  • Relevant Bachelor or Master’s degree is beneficial, but relevant experience can compensate. 
  • Strategic and commercial mindset with strong negotiation and interpersonal skills. 
  • Experience with establishment and management of major contracts. 
  • Stakeholders management skills, both internally and externally. 
  • Flexible in taking on new tasks and challenges. 

This is a contract lasting until end of April 2026, with good possibilities for extension, and can be lead from Stavanger, Bergen, Trondheim or Oslo. Regular travel between locations will not be required. 

As a consultant with us, you will receive favourable compensation and benefits, and regular follow-up throughout your assignment. 

Candidates will be reviewed continuously, so don’t hesitate to send us your CV. For questions regarding this role, please contact Leah Jespersen at 413 32 939. 






Candidates reviewed continuously.


Leah Jespersen
41 33 29 39