Contract managers identify, secure and manage projects and contracts.
Salaries typically depend on location, employer and level of responsibility. Salaries and career options improve with chartered status.
There are no set qualifications, though employers will usually look for an HNC/HND or a degree in a subject such as project management, construction management or engineering.
You could also be considered from other industries if you have a background in project or contract management.
You would need to carry out continued professional development through seminars and training events.
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