Contract & Commercial Analyst

Full-time, ongoing position

PTV4 $81,354 - $92,304 + Superannuation

Docklands location, close to Southern Cross Station

For further information on Public Transport Victoria, please visit the PTV Website

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Department: Public Transport Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Consulting and Strategy
Classification: PTV 4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/FOMCCAPTV4
Closing Date: 21-Feb-2018
Salary Range: $81,354 - $92,304
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD - FOM - RRSCS - Contract & Commercial Analyst - PTV4.pdf (PDF, 340KB)

PTV Capability Framework - 1 Page Summary.pdf (PDF, 208KB)

Contact: Kate Matson

Position Details

About Public Transport Victoria (PTV)

What is PTV? It is a single point of contact for you to gain information on Public Transport services, fares, tickets and initiatives. We here at PTV manage Victoria's train, tram and bus services. Our team here at PTV develops and nurtures a strong, vibrant culture encouraging innovation to drive a high-performing Government organisation. We build on the hard work, passion and creativity of our people to promote excellence in our industry, and greater mobility for all Victorians.

PTV helps hundreds of thousands of Victorian's make their way to and from life's events. That may be arriving at work or school, visiting family or friends, attending sporting or entertainment events, whatever it is, WE PLAY A ROLE.

About the role

The Contract & Commercial Analyst supports the Manager, Commercial, through the provision of technical and analytical expertise and support with the primary objective of holding service providers accountable to their performance requirements and commitments, ensuring the delivery of high quality services.

The role will review, compile and assess service providers' performance data on a regular basis for commercial review and assessment and will review trends and assist on the proactive identification and resolution of performance risks and issues.

The Contract & Commercial Analyst will ensure key activities are delivered in accordance with the Branch's Quality Standards, processes and procedures, including the Better Contracts Management Framework.

What we're looking for

Essential (must have to be considered for the position)

  • Well-developed research, conceptual and analytical skills, including the ability to identify emerging issues, trends and risks, and understand their potential applications and impacts.
  • An understanding of contract obligations, to provide advice on contact and commercial matters balanced with operational delivery concerns, particularly in relation to operator performance.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills required including the ability to determine priorities and effectively manage competing demands, including providing support to the branch.
  • Strong written communication skills, including the ability to highlight key risks and issues for Ministerial briefings, CEO briefings and monthly reports.
  • Exceptional administrative practices to ensure appropriate documentation is maintained for the purposes of governance and risk management.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage the flow and processes surrounding varied information sources with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail. 



  • A tertiary qualification in a related area.

How to apply

Please click the ‘Apply Now' button below.  Your application must include a cover letter and separate resume (MS Word compatible).  For further information about the role, please refer to the attached position description and capability framework documents. If you have any questions specific to the role, please email

Applications close 11:59 P.M. Thursday, 22 Feb 2018.

Emailed applications will not be accepted.

Unsolicited recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Public Transport Victoria is committed to fostering a work environment that is inclusive and supports diversity and flexibility. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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