vendor/ contracts manager in Sydney CBD

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job details

posted
location
sydney cbd, new south wales
specialism
engineering
job type
permanent
salary
AU$ 600 - AU$ 650 per day
reference number
90M0359119_1535450050
contact
melanie risse, randstad
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job description

  • Sydney
  • Contract role until 30 June 2019
  • Managing major contracts

The organisation

Working in partnership with one of Australia’s leading energy providers and NSW Government, this organisation is responsible for the management of a range of infrastructure assets and data.

The role

The Contract Manager is responsible for the overall management of the contractor performance. You will work closely with Vendors to ensure that contract KPI’s are met, pricing and process changes are implemented and followed out as per agreement. You will be instrumental in driving change, reducing costs, optimising current and future performance and processes. Working in the Utilities industry, your previous experience within this sector will be highly regarded.

Key responsibilities

  • Managing relationships with vendors
  • Maintaining live data records, interpreting service progress data by vendor and region
  • Managing weekly reports and leading regular meetings with vendors
  • Addressing vendor performance issues
  • Escalation of non performance issues
  • Developing sound business relationships with key stakeholders
  • Reporting and continuous improvement
  • Interpreting data from analysts and developing improvement initiatives to reduce costs and improve productivity

Skills / Experience Required

  • Demonstrated experience in managing vendor contracts; large scale infrastructure deployment
  • Proven ability to develop strong working relationships within a B2B environment
  • Experience working in a highly regulated environment
  • Proven ability to work within a demanding environment and effectively manage conflicting deadlines and priorities
  • Direct experience working with field technicians
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and mentor a small team
  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering, Science, Business or relevant area
  • Relevant industry experience within Energy or Utilities
  • Significant and demonstrated Vendor Management experience
  • Experience implementing and executing schedules

To express your interest in this role, please apply now or contact Kanika Fehr at kanika.fehr@randstad.com.au



At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

Vendor Manager, Engineering, Utilities, Field Operator, Sydney, Field Maintenance, Contractor Management, Contracts Management

qualification

Tertiary qualifications in Engineering, Science, Business or Commercial related field
Relevant industry experience within Energy or Utilities
Significant and demonstrated Vendor Management experience

responsibilities

The Contract Manager is responsible for the overall management of the contractor performance. You will work closely with Vendors to ensure that contract KPI’s are met, pricing and process changes are implemented and followed out as per agreement. You will be instrumental in driving change, reducing costs, optimising current and future performance and processes. Working in the Utilities industry, your previous experience within this sector will be highly regarded

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree