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Contract Manager - ICT

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This role is pivotal to a major business transformation project aimed at uplifting portfolio and contract management capabilities within a leading educational infrastructure division. The successful candidate will have the chance to make a significant impact, working closely with top-tier consultancy resources and stakeholders across the division. This role offers an unparalleled platform to showcase your expertise in contract management, process improvement, and stakeholder engagement.

Key role in a major business transformation project within an educational infrastructure division
Opportunity to collaborate with top-tier consultancy resources and influence stakeholders at all levels
Chance to drive change and optimise contract management practices

What you'll do:

As a Contract Manager in Information and Communication Technology, you will play a crucial role in driving change within our client's organisation. You will be responsible for analysing existing contract management practices, identifying areas for improvement, implementing standardised practices, and fostering better processes. Your ability to understand complex contractual requirements will be key as you work towards improving supplier performance monitoring. Furthermore, your skills in training, guidance, mentoring, and record keeping will contribute significantly to the overall success of this role.

Analyse current contract management and administration practices, identifying areas for improvement across process, technology, capacity, and capability
Identify capacity and capability requirements across the portfolio to provide uplift
Implement standardised practices regarding contract management/administration and delivery
Acquire and develop an understanding of multiple contract requirements and terms agreed with suppliers
Implement improved ways of working with the Portfolio Office and contract management staff to monitor supplier performance
Provide training, guidance, and mentoring regarding contract management practices and administration
Articulate the linkages between contract management/administration and financial reporting requirements
Design and implement contract management records ensuring they are retained in accordance with the Records retention and disposal schedule

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Contract Manager position brings a wealth of experience in infrastructure contract management. You have a proven track record of driving improvements within complex organisations or public sector environments. Your excellent communication skills complement your meticulous attention to detail. You are known for your ability to drive practical change and deliver tangible results. As an effective team player with strong problem-solving abilities, you thrive in challenging situations. Your strong presentation skills enable you to communicate complex ideas clearly and effectively.

Proven experience in infrastructure contract management
Experience in contract improvement within complex organisations or public sector environments
Excellent communication skills with attention to detail
Ability to drive practical change and deliver results
Effective team player with strong problem-solving abilities
Strong presentation skills with the ability to communicate complex ideas clearly

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a leading player in the educational infrastructure sector, making significant multi-year investments to address growth needs and optimise existing assets. They are committed to fostering an inclusive work environment that values diversity and encourages collaboration. Their focus on continuous improvement and innovation makes them an employer of choice for professionals seeking to make a difference.

What's next:

Ready to make a difference? This is your chance to be part of something big!

Apply today by clicking on the link. Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity!

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply.
To apply please click apply or call Noah Young on +61 7 3032 2283 for a confidential discussion.

Contract Type: TEMPORARY

Specialism: Procurement & Supply Chain

Focus: Consultancy

Industry: Purchasing and Procurement

Salary: AUD98.71 - AUD98.72 per hour

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Brisbane

Job Reference: 1975830/001

Date posted: 27 May 2024

Consultant: Noah Young

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