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kta naval systems is now looking for a highly motivated

Commercial/Contract Manager

Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Commercial responsibility inside a project includinginterface to procurement, finance and legal support
  • Support Project Manager in all commercial and contract topics
  • Responsible for project calculation within the company’s calculation guidelines
  • Responsible for commercial terms & conditions within the company’s guidelines
  • Prepare and being responsible for all commercialoffer documents in projects e.g. with national and/or international end-customers
  • Negotiate commercial topics with customers inside the supply chain and towards end-customers
  • Responsible for project controlling
  • Responsible for commercial topics towards all suppliers
  • Responsible for commercial topics including claimmanagement during project execution phase and internal reporting for own task
  • Raising/ follow-up of invoices project milestones
  • Reporting in line function to finance manager of the company and reporting towards the management board for project

Desired profile of the candidate:

  • Senior Person (At least 3 years working experience in a comparable position or another relevant position)
  • Masters degree in finance, economics or law
  • Project management certificate IPMA or comparable preferred (can be done in parallel to the job if not applicable before starting)
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Team leading experience preferred
  • Knowledge/ know-how/ experience IFRS accounting
  • Knowledge in public price law/ rules in particular for Germany and Norway
  • Business oriented
  • Travel amount app. 20-30 % expected
  • Language skills:
  • – Fluent in written and spoken English is a must
  • – German would be a plus
  • – Norwegian would be a plus
  • IT: Excellent MS-office skills, skills in ERP software
  • (Navision, SAP, etc.)


  • Positive. Focused on outcome rather than issues
  • Hands-on, pragmatic person, able to work in start-up environment in an international context
  • Problem-solver: Able to solve problems independently
  • Team oriented
  • Willing to take responsibility
  • Good communicator
  • Energetic and motivated
  • With ability to keep up with tight deadlines

We offer:

  • Work with designing the Combat System for the market leader for conventional submarines
  • Interesting and challenging position with good opportunities for development
  • Highly motivated and skilled colleagues in an intercultural team
  • Competitive conditions

Candidates will have to be eligible for a Norwegian security clearance.