Contracts Lawyer/Contracts Specialist

Development and ongoing management of key commercial contract portfolio, 12 month fixed term contract basis, Excellent Perth headquartered mining company.


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A leading mining company headquartered in Perth.  


A 12 month fixed-term contract for a Perth based Contracts Specialist or Contracts Lawyer. You will contribute to and help develop comprehensive and robust "go to market" strategies and tender methodologies. 


  • You have significant experience as a contracts specialist or contracts lawyer
  • You have experience in the procurement of services, goods, equipment and facilities
  • You are based in Perth 
  • You can hit the ground running  You have at least 3-4 years broad experience, ideally within the resources sector, drafting and negotiating contracts in mining services/ labour hire/ construction.
  • You are a high achiever and eager to learn - Experience in the development of sourcing strategies & tendering including conduct of tender clarifications/negotiations/evaluation
  • You get it commercially  Demonstrated success in achieving best value and commercial outcome throughout a contract life cycle. You have the aptitude to manage work priorities and the expectations of diverse stakeholders.
  • You fit culturally  You are self-aware; grounded; have excellent written and verbal communication skills; proficiency in technology; an energetic self-starter; comfortable operating autonomously; calm and considered; practical with common sense; and prepared to take ownership.


  • Work with a world class leader in their field
  • Increase your professional and technical capability by working and learning from people at the top of their game


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20/04/2021 $0 Perth 1 Mining, Resources & Energy
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