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Contracts Manager

Job Details

$520 - $570 per day
Job Type
Jarrodd Edwards
9 months ago
The Company

Our federal government client is undertaking a large-scale business transformation overhauling the disability sector.

The role

As the Contract Manager, you will be responsible for leading a small team of contract management specialists and the assurance and performance management of contracts within a portfolio of third party service providers. Key duties will include:
  • Providing team leadership, driving process and performance improvement whilst managing a portfolio of contracts
  • Undertaking ongoing contract management activities including host organisation or header organisation establishment, performance management and reporting, contract administration, variations and extensions management and contract close out activities
  • Monitor and drive performance and compliance, including undertaking performance conversations and negotiations, reporting, taking corrective actions, ongoing issues and risk management
  • Maintaining rigorous governance and assurance and record keeping over agreements within the allocated portfolio
  • information management, financial management, risk management and operational management requirements
  • Leading the implementation of continuous improvement projects
  • Establishing and maintaining strong business relationships with stakeholders, including host organisations and internal stakeholders
  • Undertaking ongoing reviews of host organisation agreements within the portfolio  

About you

The successful applicant will have:
  • Strong contract and vendor management experience within community, health and/or government
  • Team leadership experience in a similar function
  • Strong reporting and contracts administration capabilities
  • The ability to manage a large portfolio of contracts, and manage performance of third parties
  • Strong interpersonal and stakeholder engagement capabilities
  • Excellent negotiation skills

This is an EL1 level role offering $520+super per day, for an initial long-term contract period to June 30th 2021, and can be optionally based in either Geelong or Melbourne CBD.

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