For our client we are looking for a Contract & Legal Manager


  • as a Contract Manager you will be involved in all contractual briefings, issues, risks, processes and procedures related to the engagement contract. You will rely on and exchange with other Contract Managers of Fabricom
  • your strong communication skills enable you to develop close working relationships with the Tendering, Project Management and Purchasing Teams. You maintain a positive business relationship with the client’s contract management team by regularly communication and coordinating with them and engage with the client to resolve issues even before they arise
  • one of your main responsibilities is to ensure that the project management staff is fully aware of their contractual obligations and the commercial impacts of their actions. In particular you conduct contract briefings, advise in responding to contractual queries and assist proactively in the resolution of the issues. You monitor, manage and/or mitigate contractual risks. You advice on the contractual implications of proposed changes and ensure that any contractual changes that result from change requests are drafted and approved by the client
  • you establish and maintain the engagement’s contractual compliance processes and procedures, identifying non-compliance issues and supporting their resolution. You assure that all legal documents are correctly maintained and updated

Functie eisen

  • you have a Master degree in law or economy
  • you have solid experience in contract management. Knowledge of FIDIC and LOGIC model contracts is essential
  • you have knowledge of European law
  • you have strong affinity with managing technical/legal/financial projects
  • you have a hands-on mentality and are very business minded
  • you are fluent in English and Dutch, with a thorough knowledge of the legal vocabulary, knowledge of French or German is a bonus
  • you are a team player, yet you are able to work independently and duly manage your workload and priorities
  • you communicate easily and efficiently with your colleagues, clients and third parties
  • you have excellent analytical skills and written communication is one of your strong points


Gitte Nietvelt / Bart Van Oevelen / Lynn Bouton / Natasha Abrams
+32 3 650 09 25