Senior Contracts Manager - Tier 1

Job Title: Senior Contracts Manager - Tier 1
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $250k
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: T1SCM
Contact Name: Alex Mitchell
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 03, 2021 15:31

Job Description

The company:
The business is widely regarded as one of Australia's best builders nationally having delivered high quality, large and complex projects time and time again. 
Desired experience:

Operating as the right hand person to the Commercial Manager this role comes with a lot of responsibility and therefore someone who has worked in a Contracts Manager or Senior Contracts Manager role for a Tier 1 or 2 business on large construction projects in excess of $250m is sought after.

In this role you will be responsible for:
  • The provision of contract and commercial management services to ensure effective implementation across the business to manage commercial risk.
  • Mentor, coach, train and develop project teams in best practice contract management, legislation and internal systems compliance.
  • Maintain, identify improvements and contribute to the refinement of commercial systems and processes.
  • Plan and conduct commercial workshops, ensuring our project teams are inducted into the head contract conditions.
  • Provide advice and direction to project teams and management with regard to the effective management of contract and commercial matters.
  • Manage the Group’s suite of subcontract agreements and make amendments to include updated legislation, procedures, etc.
  • Conduct training and auditing across relevant legislation, codes of practice, contract management and relevant systems to ensure Group compliance and development.
To be considered for this opportunity you will have:
  • 10 years+ experience in commercial, contract management, senior contract administration or project management roles
  • Understanding of commercial construction processes
  • Expertise across contract management, construction law and general contract administration processes
  • Proactively building relationships with key stakeholders
  • Developing, coaching and mentoring teams
  • Tier 1 or 2 experience with an Australian business
If this sounds like the role for you please click apply or contact me direct: / 0450 576 774