Commercial And Contracts Manager

Job Description

 

 

 

 

  • Full time, Permanent
  • Great company culture and pay rates for skilled, experienced people
  • Demonstrate your capabilities and progress your career

The Business

A civil and mining construction company working across many major infrastructure projects such as port, rail and main roads. The business has been providing industry-leading services to these sectors for over 20 years.

Our client is a well-established, highly values-driven commercial business, driven by a set of strong core values, which enable the business and it's team to not only achieve for themselves but for their clients and the wider community. 

The Opportunity

Our client is seeking an experienced and driven Commercial and Contracts Manager to manage their commercial and contractual arrangements that support cost effective project delivery and to review contracts to ensure that the commercial and contractual interests are protected.

The key responsibilities of the role will be:

  • Develop and embed the commercial and contractual systems, standards, processes, procedures for projects managed by the company
  • Analyse and structure project administration tools in accordance with project requirements, including budgets and allowances
  • Oversee adherence by Project Managers to the company’s commercial and contractual standards and processes
  • Monitor and evaluate contract administration performance on projects
  • Assist Project Managers/Estimators in negotiating major contracts
  • Undertake contractual risk mitigation through review of tender contracts and negotiation of final award
  • Upkeep contract forecasts to ensure proactive action towards outstanding securities, bank guarantees, defects liabilities and substantial completion are reached
  • Deliver integration and scheduling of programs, business initiatives and work between operations and functions
  • Provide support to the CEO and management team, as required

About you:

  • Proven track record in consistent cost management, commercial and contract management of projects between $1m to $25m (ideally civil construction or earthworks)
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in the building, mining, earthworks and/or civil construction industry
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Competent use of Microsoft Office Products especially Excel
  • Experience using the Viewpoint construction and ERP software solution is seen as an advantage

Your Reward:

  • Full time, Permanent
  • Great company culture and pay rates for skilled, experienced people
  • Demonstrate your capabilities and progress your career
  • Great work culture and join a values driven, performance-focused

Next Steps

For more information and to apply for this role, click the “Apply for this job now” button and upload your Resume or contact Kieran Moran on 0438 146 819 for a confidential discussion.