Senior Contract Manager to Voith Hydro in Västerås

Senior Contract Manager to Voith Hydro in Västerås

Senior Contract Manager to Voith Hydro in Västerås

Join us in shaping the future of Hydropower! Voith Hydro in Västerås is facing an exciting time and we need more employees who wants to be involved in developing tomorrow´s hydropower plants around the world with us. We are looking forward to welcoming a senior Contract Manager to our team in Västerås.

Why choose us?

Leaders in Hydropower Technology: Join a team at the forefront of hydropower technology with decades of expertise. We are committed to long-lasting solutions that harness the immense power of water to create sustainable energy.

Collaborative Environment: Work alongside experts and professionals who share your passion for renewable energy. Our collaborative culture encourages innovative thinking, professional growth and work-life balance approach.

Local and global impact: Be part of a company that is making a real difference in the world. Contribute to the global effort to reduce carbon emissions and combat climate change by managing contracts for hydropower projects both in the Nordics and around the world.

Key Responsibilities

  • Review the execution of Hydro Power Contracts according to the schedule, identify risks and design risk mitigation plans.
  • Manage commercial and contractual impacts resulting from time, quality or process related problems on the construction site.
  • Ensure together with the Project Team that all scope changes are gathered with evidence, properly documented and clearly traceable to the contractual scope.
  • Manage claims and support the development and update of the claim management mechanism for Hydro Power Projects.
  • Negotiate with contractors and clients and supporting the legal department.
  • Together with the sales team proactively develop winning proposal from a financial, commercial and contractual point of view, such as identifying opportunities and assessing risks during the bidding phase and taking care of necessary securities and export credit guarantees.

Your Profile

  • University degree in business administration, engineering or international law.
  • 5 – 10 years of professional experience in the Energy- or EPC industry, preferably at commercial and/or contract management. Track record of internationally managed projects. 
  • Strong knowledge in contracts like ABT06/AB04/Orgalime S 2022/NL 010/Kolemo/FIDIC etc. 
  • You are familiar with commercial and contractual management methods and tools.
  • Good analytical skills and conceptual thinking, keen on details and record keeping.
  • Business fluent English, knowledge of other languages is a plus.
  • Willingness to make business trips when needed.

Voith Hydro strives for diversity and welcomes applicants with different backgrounds. We value our employees’ differences and consider them as assets in our organization, making diversity and equality a resource for our development.

Welcome to Voith Hydro and an exciting position where there are great opportunities for development and job-satisfaction.

We look forward to receiving your application.

We are working on this assignment with the Skills Rekrytering recruitment agency. Apply for this post at no later than 7 of January. This is on-going recruitment, which means that the position can be filled before the application deadline, so don’t wait with your application. For questions, please contact Annika Frii, 070 – 335 52 90 at Skills Rekrytering.

Voith Hydro is a global division of the Voith Group that offers a complete commitment in the field of hydropower and has a long tradition of building hydropower plants. Projects range from the delivery of large complete hydropower plants to local modernisations and services to ensure that the customer receives an efficient, environmentally friendly and reliable product. The Voith Hydro division has more than 5,000 employees worldwide.

Voith Hydro AB in Sweden is an international competence centre focusing on generators, turbines and automation systems. We are currently about 110 employees located in Västerås and Kristinehamn. Read more about us at