Contracts Manager - BMS - Data Centre - Frankfurt

Location: Germany

EUR 80,000 - 100,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2307-33551

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Senior Project Manager / Contracts Manager with a strong technical background in HVAC installations within the Data Centre Sector?

Would you like to work with a global multinational HVAC company with data centre projects based in Frankfurt, Germany?

If you are interested in this role, contact Sam on 01 7978720 or email your CV to for review.

Contracts Manager - HVAC - Data Centre - Frankfurt

Job Description

Our client, a Leading International Multi-Disciplinary Air Climate Company has an urgent requirement for an experienced Contract Manager to manage recently secured Data Centre projects in Germany.

The Contracts Manager will drive data centre projects including the scheduling, planning, forecasting, resourcing, and managing technical activities to ensure project accuracy and quality. 

The candidate is responsible for the engineering and technical disciplines of ongoing projects and has the ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline. 

Prepare and develop project programme and ensure its milestones/targets are achieved within the scheduled timelines

Determine and define project scope and objectives

Predict resources needed to reach objectives and manage resources in an effective and efficient manner

Prepare budget based on scope of work and resource requirements

Track project costs in order to meet budget

Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan

Provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders about strategy, adjustments, and progress

Manage contracts with vendors and suppliers by assigning tasks and communicating expected deliverables

Utilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout entire project execution

Monitor project progress and make resource adjustments as needed

Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement

Interacting with clients, interpreting their needs and requirements. 

Performing quality control tasks on budgets, schedules, plans, and personnel performance and reporting on the project's status.

Reviewing the engineering tasks and initiating the necessary corrective actions.

Developing specifications for the project's needed equipment.

Creating frameworks to measure the project's metrics and data collection.

Ensuring the project's compliance with the applicable codes, practices, policies, performance standards, and specifications.

Preparing technical submittals and following detailed project approval processes. EG: Pharmaceutical. 

HVAC design work including drawing updates and modifications. 

Ordering of parts and equipment. 

Completing health and safety documentation as required. 

Assisting on site works such as snagging, pre commissioning and commissioning and ensuring all the associated paperwork is completed to the highest standard.


Third Level Engineering Qualification. Preferably electrical engineering/ building services. 

5-8 years of project management and related experience

Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred

Proven ability to solve problems creatively

Strong familiarity with project management software tools, methodologies, and best practices

Experience seeing projects through the full life cycle

Excellent analytical skills

Strong interpersonal skills and extremely resourceful

Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline

Microsoft Suite of products including Excel, Outlook, Word, and PowerPoint CAD 

BIM/ REVIT would be an advantage. 

Must have strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment. 

Responsibility for follow-up on actions based on various team projects. 

High organization and time management skills in managing multiple tasks simultaneously. 

Ability to perform and manage technically complex projects using judgment and personal initiative. 

Build strong internal and external relationships using effective verbal and written Communication skills. 

Work independently without regular direct supervision. 


Competitive salary package which is negotiable based on relevant experience and qualifications

Permanent Contract with an immediate start, this role offers a great opportunity to work on high profile Data Centre projects in the UK, Nordics, Central and Southern Europe, India, Africa and APAC


Sam Peters is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Contracts Manager interested in roles based in Europe, you can contact Sam by e-mail or phone +353 -1-7879720 for a confidential chat.

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