Senior Contracts Manager

Senior Contracts Manager

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Sydney, Australia. , Hong Kong. Malaysia Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Singapore I, Singapore.
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As Contracts Manager, you will:

  • Have experience on major infrastructure works, ideally with some exposure to Airport or Construction projects to value of Euro 100-250 million +
  • Have detailed experience working for a Project contracting organisation within a Contract Management role
  • Preparation, negotiation and finalization of subcontract agreements, ability to liaise with technical staff to compile concise and accurate Scopes of Work – subcontract packages >20 Euro.
  • Development and implementation of sound contract management processes for the project execution.
  • Review of contract terms and risk identification of these terms, develop Rights and Obligations
  • Claim management expert >Preparation and management of progress claims / variations / time-related claims up to 20 – 50 million  i.e.  EOT claim / reduction of scope claim
  • Development and implementation of successful commercial strategies to ensure the Company is rightfully paid for works completed and costs incurred.
  • Work with the project team and ensure contract compliant implementation of the contract works
  • Prepare negotiations of claims and variations and support the PD during negotiations (APAC)
  • Attend to contractual correspondence
  • Support the team in identifying deviations from the plan

You will have: 

  • At least 7 years contracts management experience in the construction, mining and engineering industry.
  • Strong interpersonal and motivational skills with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels throughout the organisation.
  • Significant customer and supplier relationship management experience.
  • Strong time management and organisational skills to meet deadlines.
  • The ability to produce, disseminate and understand information in project environment.
  • An attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • The ability to synthesise complex or technical information into simple terms and narratives.
  • The ability to quickly adapt to any given circumstance.
  • A passion to specialise in contract management within the Construction and Engineering Industry.
  • A positive outlook and be solution focused. 
  • Non project related contract review i.e.  lease agreements, insurance contract renewals, etc.


  • Previous site experience within the Construction and Engineering Industry.
  • Tertiary qualification in a relevant field is preferable.
  • A basic understanding of Contract Law
  • Construction project procurement experience.
  • Scheduling experience.
  • Strong negotiation, problem solving and conflict resolution skill. 


  • Tertiary qualification in a relevant field is preferable.
  • A basic understanding of Contract Law