Manager Commercial

Date: 09-Sep-2021

Location: Perth, WA, AU

Company: Civmec

About the Company


Civmec is an integrated multi-disciplinary heavy engineering and construction provider to the metals and minerals, oil and gas, infrastructure, as well as marine and defence markets. Our diversification enables us to operate extensively across the nation.

The Opportunity



Expressions of Interest


Civmec is currently looking to expand its Commercial team to assist in the delivery of a major upcoming project within its Construction Division. We are seeking your expression of interest as a suitably experienced Commercial Manager to join our project team to drive commercial outcomes and project delivery.


You will be a key member of the project management team with the opportunity for development and long-term career growth. This exciting opportunity will allow the successful candidate to add value to the team by using your experience and commercial acumen to drive commercial and project outcomes whilst managing key relationships with project stakeholders. You will take a proactive and pragmatic approach in the management of risk, contractual obligations and relationships between Civmec and its Clients and Suppliers.  


You will already have hands on project experience in delivering major Contracts with an established record of successful commercial outcomes that focus on contract compliance and relationship optimisation.

Duties and Responsibilities


To provide leadership and manage all aspects of the project commercial and contract functions, including but not limited to:

  • Implement and manage the project commercial strategy across upstream and downstream aspects of the project;
  • Coordinating and leading Head Contract compliance to ensure that notices and claims are communicated within specified timeframes;
  • Drive the successful closeout of project variation, extension of time and remeasurement claims;
  • Management of engagement of suppliers and Subcontractors ensuring that risk mitigation requirements are considered and implemented;
  • Provide guidance and training on commercial risks and compliance requirements under the Head Contract and Subcontracts to members of the Project Team;
  • Provide guidance and oversight of project cost tracking and reporting including the preparation of the end of month forecast, cash flow and supplier liability reports;
  • Ensure that systems and processes are implemented to manage and control the recovery of variations and Contract adjustments throughout the course of the project;

About You


Your experience should include the following:


  • Tertiary Qualification in Law, Quantity Surveying, Engineering, Construction Management or similar field;
  • Prior experience in a similar lead commercial role focusing on successful project outcomes;
  • At least 5 years’ experience in the delivery of major construction / mining projects;
  • Strong, clear and effective communication skills, both written and verbal;

Civmec + You


At Civmec, we offer an inclusive workplace with a ‘Never Assume’ culture, sustained by our experienced and supportive management team. Our Reward and Recognition program acknowledges our employees’ achievements and contributions to Civmec’s success. Staff employment benefits start with income protection, and go on to include access to novated leasing, and offers from our corporate partners such as health insurance and holiday travel discounts.

How to Apply


If you feel this role is for you, please click the “Apply” link to start your application. We look forward to hearing from you and starting the pathway to your career with Civmec.

Civmec is an equal opportunity employer, and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
We respectfully request no agency submissions

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