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Contracts & Commercial Manager - Newcastle

Job Title: Contracts & Commercial Manager - Newcastle
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newcastle, New South Wales
Salary: AU$100000 - AU$122000 per annum + 17.5% Leave Loading
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH4415_1567379597
Contact Name: Michael Cutting
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 02, 2019 09:28

Job Description

The client:
Our client is a highly regarded Government organisation looking to engage a professional on a permanent bassis for a large scale program of works. Highly strategic pieces of work and the opportunity to be a part of a pivotal project within the area.

The role:
The Contract Manager is responsible for the overall management and control of the operation of formal contracts for supply of products and services. Specifically, the role is focused on securing the best deals, leading complex negotiations and using modern procurement techniques such as small contracts and performance/reward based contracts. Furthermore, the Contract Manager is accountable for the end to end contract management lifecycle processes and performance management of vendors.


  • Extensive experience in negotiating complex contract deals
  • Extensive experience in IT contract management and project management
  • Experience in IT contract governance including managing contract risks and mitigations
  • Experience in managing multiple and complex formal contracts
  • Strong negotiation, influencing, conflict resolution and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to build strong relationships and communicate effectively with stakeholders
  • Knowledge of information technology and industry trends

The Benefits:

  • Newcastle location
  • High level project - highly regarded local program of works
  • Great work life balance for people living in or around Newcastle.

How to apply:

  • Please click on the APPLY button and we will happily review your application against our clients' requirements.
  • Please note: we prefer MS Word formatted resumes please.