Contract Manager

Added: March 6, 2024
At ClearSpace, we believe in reusability, in affordability driving disruption, and that no progress is real unless it is sustainable.

Our company was founded in 2018 out of the realization that in-orbit servicing and space debris removal are vital services for the future of space exploration and operations. Today ClearSpace has assembled an expert engineering team and is leading the way toward sustainable space operations. We are seeking an experienced Contract Manager to join our team.

From our office in Switzerland, we now operate across Europe and the US, and are working with world-leading institutions and companies to bring our dream of a sustainable space ecosystem to life.

Motivated to join us and make a difference beyond earth? We are currently looking for Contract Manager .

The Role

We are seeking an experienced Contract Manager to join our aerospace industry team. As a Contract Manager, you will be responsible for managing contracts, negotiating agreements, and ensuring compliance with legal requirements. Our ideal candidate will have a background in aerospace, engineering, or in the automotive industry, along with strong contract management and negotiation skills .

Required Experience

  • 10 years of experience in contract management, preferably in aerospace or a related industry, experience in automotive field would be a plus.
  • Proven track record in managing complex contracts and negotiations.
  • Knowledge of subcontractor agreement negotiations and familiarity with PPP, institutional, and private client contracts.
  • Knowledge of compliance requirements, including GDPR and NDA.
  • Familiarity with intellectual property matters, such as patents and trademarks.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills.
  • Analytical mindset and problem-solving abilities.
  • Proficiency in contract management software and tools.

Desired Experience

  • Experience in space industry and in the automotive a plus
  • Understanding of export control regulations.
  • Experience in occupations with an increasing workload or responsibility rate.

Desired Education

  • Qualified lawyer

Desired Strengths

  • A motivated team player, willing to happily collaborate.
  • Agile, flexible, and able to work across a geographically distributed team.
  • A great communicator.

ClearSpace Offers

  • T he possibility to evolve and grow within a team of experienced specialists.
  • The opportunity to be a key player in some of the most exciting space missions.
  • A caring and collaborative working environment.
  • The possibility of partial remote working and flexible hours (dependant on role and responsibilities)