Contracts Manager

Contracts Manager

Macquarie Park NSW
Australia
Freyssinet Australia & New Zealand has an exciting position available for an experienced Contracts Manager in our Commercial and Legal department based out of our Head office in Macquarie Park, Sydney. The position of Contracts Manager provides expertise and advisory to the ANZ business. In particular, this position ensures the business establishes the best possible commercial arrangements for projects to optimize profitability, mitigate risk and ensure compliance and good governance.

This position has the following primary accountabilities:

  • Review a variety of contacts (including NDAs, Service Agreements, Subcontracting Agreements and Main Contracts based on our defined standards.
  • Act as a lead in negotiation of such contracts with relevant counter parties, both clients and suppliers, with support from key business stakeholders where required.
  • Perform risk assessments of proposed contractual terms and conditions, and develop recommendations to minimise their potential risk to the business.
  • Act as a trusted advisor to the business on all contractual matters, providing sound advice and supporting the management of claims.
  • Notify company management of relevant contractual non-compliance issues.
  • Refine and further develop contractual positions for your area of responsibility.
  • Train and provide guidance to business personnel on contracting policies and procedures.
  • Potential other related tasks to meet business needs.

 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in law degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management
  • or Quantity Surveying or Bachelor of Laws combined with one of the previously mentioned.

 

Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in similar position
  • Solid contracts administration background
  • Microsoft Project skills essential
  • Understanding as planned impact analysis and as built impact analysis
  • Excellent written and oral communication in English
  • Ability to multitask, priorities and manage time efficiently

 

Freyssinet Australia Pty Ltd is a multifaceted specialist contractor providing innovative solutions for structure remediation, post-tensioning and specialist civil engineering and a member of the Soletanche Freyssinet and Vinci Groups present in 100 countries around the world. The Freyssinet name is synonymous with post-tensioning, but we also offer diverse and significant work opportunities in the fields of bridge construction methods, bridge products, heavy lifting, structure strengthening/monitoring and renewables.