Senior Contract Manager

Posted 26 April 2022
Job type Permanent
DisciplineOffice & Management

Job description

For one of our international clients based in Brussels and active in the payments solutions industry we are looking for a Senior Contract Manager.


Your mission will be to support the account teams by providing contractual advice, contract negotiations and helping business teams to deploy preventive measures and processes which help to protect the company's revenues and reputation and to minimize commercial disputes and litigations.

Your responsibilities will be the following:

  • You ensure a professional administration and effective management of the overall contracts through all stages of the lifecycle to ensure compliance with all contractual requirements and obligations;
  • You maintain a deep understanding of all contracts in order to mitigate risks and prevent penalties;
  • You conduct complex contract negotiations with the clients;
  • You advise internal teams about contractual rights, obligations and risks;
  • You identify and analyze legal issues connected with business and operational matters;
  • You draft, amend and review contracts with customers in close cooperation with the legal department;
  • You build a close cooperation with internal departments on the topics of governance, management of change requests and contract issues;
  • You are the expert on questions about the interpretation of contracts and support in the settlement of legal disputes.


  • You have graduated from university, preferably in law or economics;
  • You have gained minimum 5 years in-depth experience working in a similar legal counsel, contract manager or commercial manager position;
  • You have sound experience in contract management, ideally in a comparable industry;
  • You have a strong understanding of contract issues, regulations and terms and conditions within the financial and IT services industry;
  • Excellent writing skills experience and a talent for contract writing, factual writing or user documentation;
  • High customer and service orientation;
  • You are highly proficient in spoken and written English and French language and fluent in spoken Dutch language


  • Location: Brussels
  • Permanent contract

Regarding this role, Kelly Services acts as the official mediator. When you decide to apply to this role your personal information will be processed in accordance with Kelly's Privacy Statement.

In keeping with the Law regarding discrimination and equal opportunity in Belgium, Kelly Services welcomes applications from any and all eligible candidates regardless of ethnicity, gender, disability, religion, sexual orientation or age.


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