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Vacancy information

Seaway 7 is a global leader in the delivery of bottom-fixed offshore wind farm solutions, committed to contributing to an efficient and sustainable energy supply for the future.  As a competent and experienced partner, Seaway 7 offers specialist foundation, offshore substation, submarine cable and wind turbine installation services and heavy transportation for the renewables sector.

With capabilities and an extensive expertise in project management, engineering, procurement and fabrication, Seaway 7 can deliver these services in a comprehensive array of contractual structures including Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI), (integrated) Transportation & Installation (T&I) and Balance of Plant (BoP) to our clients in the offshore wind industry.

Our people are at the heart of our business and are the key to our success. Together we operate a high-end fleet with enabling capabilities and scale, allowing efficient worldwide operations, while providing vessel flexibility and optionality to clients. The active fleet comprises ten vessels with two more high-specification assets, designed for the installation of next generation of wind turbine generators and foundations, under construction.


We are looking for a fulltime Contracts Manager to join our Legal team.


Contracts Manager (m/f/d)

As a Contracts Manager you are part of our Legal Department and report directly to the Legal Counsel, and whilst working on specific projects, you will also report to the respective Project Manager. 

Position overview:

  • Support of specific projects in contractual and legal matters during the execution of the Project, especially with regard to compliance with contractual requirement
  • Advising the Project Manager and the project team members in contractual and legal matters
  • Support/manage proactively project specific as well as company related interfaces to inter alia Finance/Cost Control, QHSE, Technical Department, Operations Department, and Planning
  • Preparation and drafting of Variations, Subcontracts and other contractual documents as required in collaboration with other project team members
  • Advising and supporting SOC Management and Project Management/Project Team on contractual matters
  • (Support of) Conducting contract negotiations with Employers, Subcontractors and Suppliers both during tender phase and during project execution phase
  • Preparation of own claims and defending claims from other parties

Authority / Dimensions:

  • Operate within the Business Code of Conduct
  • Operate according to Subsea 7's Management Principles
  • Support standards and procedures for the relevant Function
  • For level of authority see Expenditure and Authorization Specification

Key qualifications/experience:

  • University degree
  • Preferably experience in the marine and offshore installation industry and  in large engineering and/or construction projects
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Adaptive, accurate and resourceful

We offer an informal work atmosphere and interesting challenges with opportunities for further development in a dynamic international environment and secondary benefits. 


If you wish to apply or if you want to learn more about Seaway 7, please visit our website and . You can also contact Ronald Kajuiter (HR Department) on +49 491 91243-257 with any questions you may have.

Join our team now!