Senior Contract Manager (RRR)

Rail Projects Victoria (RPV) is the Victorian Government body responsible for the delivery of the Metro Tunnel Project, Regional Rail Revival, Melbourne Airport Rail and the Western Rail Plan including fast rail between key regional cities and Melbourne. RPV is responsible for all aspects of the projects including planning and development of the project reference design, site investigations, stakeholder engagement, planning approvals and procurement, through to construction delivery and project commissioning. Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (MTIA) comprises of Level Crossing Removal Project (LXRP), Rail Projects Victoria (RPV, MTIA), North East Link Project (NELP), West Gate Tunnel Project (WGTP) and Major Road Projects Victoria (MRPV).
Job Details
Department: Rail Projects Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1645889
Closing Date: 28-Aug-2022
Salary Range: $127,467 - $170,579
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: RPV - VPS6 Senior Contract Manager (RRR) - Position Description.pdf (PDF, 196KB)

Contact: Kia Lee

Position Details

About the opportunity

The Senior Contract Manager reports to the Commercial Manager and supports the commercial, contractual and financial management for the Regional Rail Revival Program of works.

Responsibilities include providing commercial and contractual advice through the tender preparation, evaluation, negotiation, contract award and delivery phases of a project. The role will interface with similar roles on other Regional Rail Revival (RRR) projects and with external commercial advisors and legal advisors to ensure a consistent and agreed approach is taken on commercial and contractual positions which support project implementation.

About you

You will be a highly focused and driven person who is passionate about contributing to the delivery of public infrastructure, working within a high-performing project team to drive exceptional outcomes. You will be a qualified in Commerce, Economics, Engineering, Finance, Law, Project Management or similar discipline with experience working within large projects. You will enjoy a fast paced, performance focused workplace where you will have the opportunity to work autonomously and develop your career.

If you are looking to step up in your career, this might be just the right opportunity for you!

Why join us?

  • An emphasis on work / life balance
  • High-performing team environment
  • Equal opportunity employer
  • Personal & Professional development opportunities
  • Committed to safety & wellbeing
  • Training & development opportunities

How to apply

Please include a Cover Letter, CV and response to Key Selection Criteria. We want to know why you want to work for Rail Projects Victoria, why you are interested in the role, and, taking into account the Key Selection Criteria as a whole, how your skills, knowledge, experience and qualifications are applicable to the role.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Kia Lee, Senior HR Advisor at

Applications close 11:59 pm - Sunday 28 August 2022.

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