Senior IT Contract Manager (APS6 equivalent)

Senior IT Contract Manager (APS6 equivalent)

Job Title: Senior IT Contract Manager (APS6 equivalent)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Reference: 2927740
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 24, 2019 17:02

Job Description


The Corporate and Governance Section operates within the Information Technology Branch and are the primary owners and administrators of all corporate IT responsibilities, including procurement, contract management, resourcing, governance, financial management, and processing/invoice payment. 

Job Description: The Senior IT Contract Manager is responsible for the ongoing management of the Department’s simple and complex ICT vendor contracts. Working with internal and external stakeholders, including the Department’s IT Procurement Team and General Counsel Branch, and providing consistent and reliable support to the Assistant Director IT Contract Management, the role manages all aspects of vendor contract administration and management. This includes, but is not limited to, providing high quality contract advice, facilitating governance processes, developing strong relationships with vendors, managing SLA’s, vendor performance and contract variations.

Necessary Experience/Qualifications: Experience managing complex ICT contracts and / or commercial contract law experience in a multi-vendor environment is highly desirable. Strong stakeholder engagement skills, a strong client focus and attention to detail are equally important qualities. An understanding of ICT in an enterprise environment and how it contributes to Departmental outcomes is also considered highly desirable.

Contract Terms - the successful applicant to be offered roles as non-ongoing APS officers for a period of six months with further engagement subject to internal approval and ongoing performance.

Security Requirements - Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply. A baseline security clearance is preferred or the ability to obtain.

How to apply - Applications close 2 May please upload your resume to apply

Call Kelly Shockley 1300 944 936 for any further information