Contract Manager

Application deadline 2018-01-10
Position description For our Contract Management Team within Operations, 2-Stroke Engine Services, we are looking for a Contract Manager in Winterthur, Switzerland.
Responsibilities - Manage communication with customer on contractual topics
- Contract planning and target setting
- Deliver according to contract performance indices/ KPI’s
- Manage assigned maintenance responsibilities in accordance with Wärtsilä Services guidelines, the Contract Management process and general management practices in a safe and cost effective way in order to exceed the customer expectations. Implementing preventive and corrective actions as necessary
- All activities relating to the maintenance management of the contracted equipment of assigned vessel fleets
- Communicate effectively with on-site team relative to the condition of the equipment and performance and to provide suggestions for improvements
- Establish and implement standard maintenance policies and procedures in accordance with the Contract Management process
- Prepare reports, plans and budgets as instructed by direct superior
Identify and actively seek to improve maintenance reliability and availability
- Interaction: Relevant Wärtsilä offices and personnel
- Contribute to a competitive and motivated team of maintenance personnel
- Trigger procurement of materials and services for maintenance
Requirements - Sea-going engineer with 2nd or Chief Eng. Certificate. Alternatively MSc or BSc in Engineering (Mechanical) or similar technical education (both educations combined with commercial knowledge/ experience)
- 8+ years of 2-S engine technology knowledge
- 5+ years of 2-S engine maintenance knowledge
- Several years of working experience with commercial responsibilities
- 4-stroke experience as an advantage

You like to work very closely with our customers? You keep the overview even when things are getting turbulent? You feel comfortable with all the requirements of this demanding position? Don't hesitate and apply today! Still unsure whether this is for you? Just get in contact and we will discuss it in detail.
Contact person to give further information For additional information about this position please contact
Mr Konrad Huber (+41 52 2622348)

If you are interested in this position, please fill out the application form and add the following elements:

• Name of position
• Reference number WCH 739
• Motivation letter
• Curriculum Vitae
• Certificates of education, if available, certificates of employment or reference letters from previous employers.

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Country Switzerland
Job area Contract Delivery