Contracts Advisor

About the role

Based in our newly renovated South Bank offices, we have a great opportunity for a Contracts Advisor to join our Procurement team supporting our mining contracts within Australia. As Contracts Advisor you will implement and maintain effective management and administration of subcontract/supply packages to control spend and limit risk.As a key member of our team you will be responsible for: Drafting contract tender packages to gain competitive pricing from suppliers/subcontractorsInitiating, comparing, and reconciling tender submissions to enable stakeholders and senior management to understand costs or risks with the worksSupporting the operational function to develop a business case, and provide recommendations and justifications to obtain approval to proceed with the worksAnnual rate reviews, letters of extensions, variations, amendments with justifications as requiredAssisting to resolve any contract disputes between the supplier and the businessPrepare a detailed handover pack for new projects upon Contract AwardSupporting internal stakeholders with contract procedures, and general administration of contracts to maintain a professional standard of work About you Demonstrate your understanding of procurement and contract facilitation in mining necessary to achieve the confident and rapport in dealing with internal stakeholdersPossess strong knowledge of JDE (preferable) Current industry knowledge would be an advantageStrong analytical and problem solving skillsExcellent written and oral communication skills What Thiess can do for you Thiess commitment to ongoing training & developmentFlexible working hours and hybrid working office/homeHealth & wellbeing rewards program through AIA VitalitySalary continuance insuranceSalary sacrifice options Novated leasing super and vehiclesRange of corporate discounts including health insurance (Medibank), travel & retail products.Referral bonus program earn $5k for a successful referral
queensland, QLD, AU