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About the Position:

WorkPac are currently seeking an experienced Contracts Specialist- Assets to join our leading Mining & Resource client based based within their South Brisbane head office. Reporting to the Contracts Manager- Assets, the successful applicant will provide specialist support and knowledge to the Capex and supply chain contracts function.

Responsibilities will Include:

  • Assist to deploy a sophisticated contract management strategy for capex

  • Engage and negotiate with Suppliers/Subcontractors for capex related activities supporting new projects and project expansions

  • Assist to prepare and issue tender packages of work to negotiate competitive pricing and business savings from reliable suppliers

  • Compare and reconcile tender submissions to enable Senior Management to have an understanding of costs and/or risks with the works. Review completeness, conformity, price variance, commercial departures, technical departures, H&S management, environment management, quality management, HR and IR management, local content, diversity and innovative ideas.

  • Support the function in developing a business case, recommendations and justification to obtain approval to proceed with the works

  • Record and maintain Contract Register to control Contract numerical system and contract expiry

  • Negotiate with Suppliers on terms and conditions to maintain Company standards

Skills and Experience

  • Proven procurement, contract and commercial experience

  • Experience in Procurement and Contract Administration and strategic disciplines necessary to achieve the confidence and rapport in dealing with internal stakeholders

  • Analytical and Problem solving skills

  • Industry knowledge current practices and standards

  • Excellent communication skills -Able to interface with senior leaders (suppliers and internally)

  • Ability to engage stakeholders and influence them

  • Some understanding of procurement drivers -procurement/financial/commercial

  • Full working rights within Australia

Apply Now

Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:

Hayley Slater- Principal Consultant on (07) 4979 8659 or

Reference no: 6123J20211044

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country???s leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Contract type: Casual
Location: Brisbane
Industry: Other Mining, Oil and Gas
Job expiry: 2021-10-14
Reference: 6123J20211044