Senior Contract Administrator (Cost Manager)

Senior Contract Administrator (Cost Manager)

  • Location

    Amsterdam, North Holland

  • Sector:

    Construction and Development

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    €80000 - €90000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alexandra Wood

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


Senior Contract Administrator

€80,000- €90,000 per annum plus benefits

Amsterdam (EU passport holder)

Capstone Recruitment are working with a global construction consultancy to find a Senior Contract Administrator who will work in secondment with one of their Data Centre clients, who happen to be a universally recognised brand. This role is based in Amsterdam. Previous data centre experience is not a pre-requisite but candidates who have worked on large-scale projects (£200m plus) will get a closer look in.

Ideally, as a Construction Contract Administrator you will already have experience of such duties, offering service delivery excellence on significant projects.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Contract administration - manage and respond in a timely manner to all contractual processes including Technical Submissions, Contract Instructions, Change Controls etc.
  • Chairing and accurately recording meetings, such as risk reduction meetings, progress meetings, cost control meetings etc.
  • Writing all formal communications required by the contract.
  • Co-ordination between Designer Team's and Main Contractor's.
  • Change management.
  • Providing expert NEC knowledge.
  • Monitoring project progress against agreed
  • Liaising with multiple teams and team members, e.g. client, users, design team, specialists, construction, change, quality, planning etc.
  • Critical analysis of compensation events against contract requirements.
  • Monitor and ensure compliance against contract requirements.
  • Manage cost control

Key Desirables:

  • has worked client side with a consultant undertaking the contract admin role on D&B contracts;
  • is able to be client facing;
  • articulate and numerate;
  • can handle spreadsheets;
  • can write a cogent report;
  • understands funding and drawdown processes;
  • understands how to manage the document management process team;
  • is commercially astute and collaborative;
  • can maintain a bigger picture strategic perspective

If you are an EU citizen based in Amsterdam and fit the criteria above, please get in touch today- a.wood@capstone-recruitment.com

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