Contracts Manager - Telecommunications

Job Title: Contracts Manager - Telecommunications
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 186258_1531356182
Contact Name: Colby Zurlini
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2018 10:43

Job Description

The company:

Our client is seeking an experienced contract manager to join their contracts team. The team is responsible for working with a third-party customer and ensuring the services being provided are being charged accordingly. This is an energetic and supportive team under the guidance of a very approachable manager.

The role:

  • The role involves contract negotiation and working with one large external customer
  • Pull information from various department and work with the customer. Eg, procurement, finance and project teams
  • Ensuring all project costs are accurately captured, allocated, forecasted and reported.
  • Lead the contract variation process. Review, challenge and consolidate all inputs into a coherent proposal for submission. Ensure all internal stakeholders are consulted throughout the process and proper approvals obtained.
  • Provide analysis, collate documentation and decision support on Liquidated Damages calculations.
  • Participate in the resolution of contractual and commercial disputes by researching and clearly articulating contractual obligations and facilitation of legal advice.
  • Ensure contractual commitments are met by their due dates and ongoing compliance with the contract generally.
  • Maintain a strong and constructive relationship with the Customer and Subcontractors.
  • Attend customer meetings.
  • Monthly & weekly progress reporting.

The candidate:

  • Several years contract management experience
  • Willingness to get hands dirty. Eg, write own change notes and variations, update excel
  • Degree qualified and have a commercial awareness of he dollars
  • Good understanding of finance and accounting concepts
  • Contract management and contract interpretation skills
  • Understanding of project management
  • Open to industry background, construction and telco ideal but not essential
  • Confident to work with external customers

Please submit CV in WORD format ONLY.