Commercial Manager in North Ryde, Australia


Apply nowJob ID: 553071
Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: North Ryde
Categories: Management, Legal




Who we are


Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.



Position summary


A rare opportunity has become available for an experienced Commercial Manager to join one of Australias leading employers and ASX top 100 companies, Downer. Downer is one of Australias largest and most experienced providers in the renewable energy market. The Commercial Manager will be responsible for managing Downers strong pipeline of work in renewable projects, which have had an unprecedented growth over the past 3 years.

Downer requires an experienced Commercial Manager with legal or commercial major project experience, preferably with recent experience in the renewable energies sectors.

The right candidate will be offered a competitive salary and be given the opportunity to work on Australias highest value transactions, together with managing a portfolio of international clients and the opportunity to travel overseas for work. The role will come with strong mentoring and has the opportunity for immediate growth leading to management and leadership within the existing commercial team.

Reporting to the General Manager Legal & Commercial, this role is accountable for:

  • lead contract negotiations;
  • managing commercial arrangements to ensure professional standards are in place in order to drive competent contract negotiation and administration throughout all stages of the Project Life Cycle.
  • assessing and managing key risks and liabilities in renewable project contracts.
  • advising the business on pre and post contract commercial capability and consistency.
  • conducting reviews in order to educate internal stakeholders on correct use of pre and post contract procedures in order to build a strong commercial culture and reporting discipline across the group; and
  • assisting the General Manager Legal & Commercial with project management reporting.


About you;

  • Minimum of 10 years experience in the engineering and construction industry is required.
  • Tertiary qualifications in engineering, quantity surveying, law, business, finance or other relevant discipline.
  • Extensive experience in contract management practices including best practice commercial/risk policies and procedures, project management, claims management, reporting and dispute resolution.
  • Experience in different types of project and contractual structures.
  • High level of proficiency of in Risk Management and proven ability to analyse project and early identification of risk.
  • High level proficiency in contract/construction law and statutory and legal obligations for engineering design and construction in Australia.
  • High level of proficiency to train and mentor others and lead by example.
  • Ability to identify opportunities, improvements and solutions that will enable you to plan and drive continuous initiatives for organisational improvement.
  • Highly effective communication style teamed with strong inter-personal, negotiation and influencing skills.
  • Collaborative approach and demonstrated ability to influence organisational culture.
  • Proven ability to work with minimal supervision, prioritise and work well under pressure.


What we offer;

  • A fast paced, supportive team environment which facilitates innovative thinking and challenges highly intelligent and motivated people.
  • A workplace that pushes your business skills into high gear as you work on some of Australias and the worlds most interesting and meaningful projects.
  • A rare opportunity to work for a major ASX listed company.
  • The ability to build your professional career in a multi-disciplined business environment.
  • A workplace that takes responsibility and accountability for the care and protection of peers, the business, the communities in which we operate, and the environment.


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For more information please contact: Paul Kazoullis @ <email address removed>

(Please note that applications will not be accepted via email. Please submit your application via the advertisement).

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Closing Date: 31 Aug 2018 AUS Eastern Standard Time


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