Commercial Manager, Brisbane City

Australia, Queensland, Brisbane City
Last update 2023-09-22
Expires 2023-10-22
ID #1844085212
Commercial Manager, Brisbane City
Australia, Queensland, Brisbane City,
Modified September 14, 2023


We’re changing the way Australia generates its energy, are you ready for a change? The Project UGL and CPB Contractors have been awarded the early works contract to support Powerlink’s delivery of CopperString 2032. This $5 billion iconic project will initially be approximately 840 kilometres of new transmission line running from just south of Townsville to Mount Isa that will connect Queensland’s North West Minerals Province to the national electricity grid. The project scope includes: • 500 kilovolt (kV) transmission line from just south of Townsville to Hughenden • 330kV transmission line from Hughenden to Cloncurry • 220kV transmission line from Cloncurry to Mount Isa • up to six new substation sites. This exciting project will commence construction in 2024 and we are currently looking for an experienced Commercial Manager to join the team. The role will be based in Brisbane and will involve regular visits to site. What will a day in this role look like: Reporting to the Commercial Director, you will be accountable for developing and delivering on commercial strategies, financial and commercial management, contract reviews and formation, and provide authoritative advice to senior management to ensure financial success of the project. Some key responsibilities of this role will include: • Evaluating head contract legal and commercial risks • Providing commercial support to project managers and contract administrators Reviewing and reporting on the commercial positions of the project • Full management and delivery of all project related cost control activities including earned value analysis, forecasting and monthly reporting • Provide direction and support to project team for the management and negotiation of claims and disputes with subcontractors and Clients The following qualifications and experience are highly desired, but if you don’t tick all the boxes you could still be a perfect fit for this role. Please apply, all applications will be considered. What are we looking for you to bring to the team: • Previous experience in commercial and contractual management of lump sum major projects in an engineering and construction environment • Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Surveying, Engineering, Commerce, or Law or proven commercial experience equivalent • An ability to handle tight deadlines and pressure professionally Attention to detail and a solution-oriented attitude. • Strong leadership, people management and communication skills to manage and mentor commercial and project team resources and key management and stakeholder engagement. Why Unite with the Very Best… • A competitive salary working in a rewarding, supportive and successful team • Back yourself and your development, and UGL will back your growth • Flexible and blended work environment; make use of flexible working and our impressive employee benefits, including: o A rewarding Wellness Program with AIA Vitality – earn cashback for gym shoes o We’ll give you access to a multitude of rewards: Through our partnerships we can offer you discounts across shopping, food and wine, insurance, health and wellbeing, leisure and entertainment. o You can also take advantage of our salary sacrifice options including cars, eligible portable electronic devices and professional memberships. UGL – Big projects. Big careers. We keep Australia moving through our transport manufacturing, maintenance and operations offering, and we support the energy sector through our renewables, power generation, resources and transmission operations. We are an end-to-end engineering and services provider (one of Australia’s biggest inhouse design houses) We’re the people behind communications, transport, utilities, power, oil, gas, Defence and renewables. We build tunnels under rivers and flyover roads. We’re the people who take on the problems that have never been solved. The ones that stretch you outside of what’s known, where your true genius is challenged and shines. Diversity & Social Inclusion UGL is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment where each employee feels safe to bring their whole selves to work. We encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, Women, Military Veterans, those from diverse cultural backgrounds, people with a disability and our friends in the LGBTIQ Community. UGL respectfully acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land in which we work and pays our respects to elders past, present and emerging. As part of the recruitment process, there are a number of checks which may be conducted to demonstrate an applicant’s suitability for a role including police / criminal background checks, medical, drug and alcohol testing, due diligence checks, right to work checks, and/or reference checks. It’s good to know that UGL does not discriminate based on a Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Check. What can I earn as a Commercial Manager? Find out the average salary for a Commercial Manager acrossAustralia

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Per annum
Occupation: Commercial manager
Min. Salary: 5.000

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