OVERVIEW : Contract manager is responsible for maintaining the relationships and contracts between the company and the suppliers. This would ensure that quality and quantity of production of the company is not compromised. Specified targets and goals are achieved.
JOB DESCRIPTION : They select the right type of vendor based on quality and technical considerations. They also manage the competitive bidding and selection process. They solve all the issues between suppliers and the management of the company. They have to ensure the smooth functioning of the relationship between the two.
JOB OUTLOOK : According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of administrative services managers, a category in which contract managers come, is expected to grow 15 percent from 2010-20.
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