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  • Job reference: RMS0182413

Lead Contracts Advisor

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Perth CBD, Western Australia
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 29/11/2017
  • Duration: 3-4 years
  • Time left:
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The Role:
An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Lead Contracts Advisor/Engineer to join a major greenfield mining project.

The position will be based on a 12 month contract with the intention to be extend throughout the project life cycle estimated at 3-4 years. The role will be Perth based for the first 12 months with the need to visit site regularly as the project moves in to construction phase.

Key responsibilities includes:
* Hands on contracts management
* Pre and post award contracts management
* Leading a team of between 2-5 contracts advisors/specialists
* Handling the tender development, tendering, negotiation and award of construction contracts
* Post award ongoing contract administration and close out of the construction contracts

The Company:
Our client is a leading mining company with a global project portfolio. This is an exciting time to join the company as they embark on a major project in Western Australia.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* A minimum of 15 years' experience working on large projects within the resources sector with a minimum of 5 years in a similar leadership position managing major contracts
* A demonstrated track record of successful management of multi $100 million contracts from pre-award through to contract close out in a hands on capacity
* In depth commercial understanding in a major project environment
* Experienced in site based work.
* Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering, Quantity Surveying, Construction Management, Business Law or equivalent.
* Extensive knowledge of Australian Construction Contract T&Cs.

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