Contract Specialist

Location: Perth
Job Type: Full time
Reference: 4941
Position Title: Contract Specialist
Position Number: 3519997
Tenure: 2 years, fixed term, full time
Salary Range: $86,897 to $93,413 (G07)
Location: Bentley
Description: As Contract Specialist, your primary focus in this role will be creating a suite of contract templates and a summary matrix that provides guidance to contract users, particularly in regards to capital works projects and procurement. You will also assist in advising users on contract specifications and compliance with University risk management programs and policies.

To be successful in this role, you must have significant previous contracts experience in either construction, facility management, or maintenance.

You can demonstrate your ability to draft and interpret contracts and have the ability to understand, manage, report and advise on contractual risk.

You can demonstrate knowledge of and extensive practical experience in procurement activity, including interpreting and administering asset development and infrastructure-related contracts with extensive practical experience in identifying and applying an appropriate compliance approach, compliance performance indicators and where required, compliance risk treatments for a diverse range of programs (i.e. safety, risk, contracts etc.).

You can review work practices that will ensure ethical decision-making and compliance with legislative, regulatory, policy and procedural requirements and have the ability to analyse and identify the service needs and expectations of a diverse customer base in order to translate creative ideas into practical business solutions.

To be considered for this role, submit your resume and a cover letter addressing the above essential criteria.
Benefits and Remuneration: The salary ranges presented are those which are contained within the University's Enterprise Agreements; as are the employee benefits which include employer superannuation contribution at the rate of the current Government Superannuation Guarantee amount up to 17 percent, study assistance, a comprehensive salary packaging and wellness programs and flexible and family friendly work practices.
Contact Person: Rachel Massey, Portfolio Manager, Administration & IMS , on telephone 92662450
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Valuing Diversity and Affirmative Action: Curtin University embraces diversity and inclusion and invites applications from women, men and intersex individuals who share the University's values, ethics, international outlook, value diversity and have an informed respect for indigenous people. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive workplace, therefore, if you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application. We will then work with you to identify the best way to assist you through the recruitment process. All personal information will be kept confidential in compliance with relevant privacy legislation.
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