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Contracts Manager

Contracts Manager

Job Title: Contracts Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Industry: Construction
Reference: 3378970
Contact Name: Timothy Chapman
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 13, 2022

Job Description

About the company
Design and Build have proudly partnered with a national tier 2 business to assist in the Recruitment of a Contracts Manager
This is a business that has been operating for cover to 30 years in that time have delivered substantial projects across, healthcare, aged care, defence and education
With offices in the majority of Australian states, the business is a powerhouse in commercial construction.
In recent years the QLD operation has gone from strength to strength diversifying its capability and successfully tendering on a number of key QLD projects.
The business operates in the upper tier 2  space and focuses on Education, Healthcare, and Defence.
About you,
Ideally you will have operated within the tier 2 or tier 1 space and have a proven track record on commercial project valued at $100 Mil +

You will have strong communication, organisational and budgeting skills.
  • Take responsibility of commercial and financial risk, and reporting
  • Lead and mentor Site based Contract Administrators and Cadets.
  • Drive smart procurement strategy from EOI through to project delivery
  • Conducting monthly reviews of commercial and financial performance, head contract and subcontractors
It will be essential for you to have an open and collaborative style that allows you to build good working relationships with your trade partners.
  • Managing all commercial/contractual requirements of the project
  • Leading a contracts & procurement team
  • Extensive client interaction
  • Coordinating commercial reporting requirements and activities of JV partners
  • Management of all contractual and legal matters pertaining to the project
  • Key advisory point for the project management team
  • Comprehensive reporting across JV partners
  • Overall responsibility for project controls i.e. combining commercial & time functions
Experience required
  • Recent experience as a Contract or Commercial Manager on commercial projects from $50 million to $100 Mil +
  • A degree qualification would be preferred
  • Passionate leader with the ability to influence a wide range of project stakeholders
  • Positive influence around the project
Why Work for This Company
This builder is a top 100 Australian business that continues to go from strength to strength
You will be offered a position that will give you exposure to sizeable and exciting projects
This is a business with a collaborative approach to its sub contractors referring them internally as their partners, which is the philosophy of the business.
Projects are well resourced to ensure a successful delivery as well as work life balance for the teams
On offer is a very competitive salary package as well an attractive bonus scheme which most project teams are achieving.
Internal progression is a priority within the business as such this position has the opportunity for a pathway into the Senior Leadership Team

What Now
For any questions relating to this role or other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Tim Chapman on 0424150235  or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.
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