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Title:  Commercial Manager

Job Number:  12818

Melbourne, VIC, AU, 3054

About John Holland

We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia. 

While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.  Are you up for the challenge?

About the Role

John Holland Infrastructure in Victoria & NSW is an already well-established top tier contractor and is growing and developing to reflect the enormous State and Federal Government investment into Infrastructure and Construction throughout Vic & NSW.

As part of this continued growth John Holland are now looking to engage with established Commercial Managers and Senior Commercial Managers looking to join a top tier contractor where you will be encouraged to provide leadership, guidance and influence through the full life cycle of project within this large and diverse business unit.

This role will see you work on projects ranging from $250M - $1.5B dollar projects in an easy to reach location, you will work with a very experienced and supportive senior leadership team to lead the financial and commercial success of this project.

To be successful in this role:

  • You will see yourself as an established Contracts Manager or Commercial Manager looking to further their career in a key leadership role within a top tier contractor on major projects.
  • You will have a clear drive to achieve quality commercial outcomes and have demonstrated success in a similar role, we are interested in your skill base and potential not the size of your past projects.
  • You will provide commercial and contractual support on pre-contract and post-contract matters and issues to ensure financial success
  • Supporting Project Directors and Project Commercial Managers, including providing advice to site teams about contractual issues and mentoring of Site Contracts Staff in regard to contractual issues and strategies
  • Providing commercial guidance to the Infrastructure business unit on contract and risk management, including costings and programming strategies
  • You will respond to commercial and contractual requirements as this secured project kicks off.

Some of the benefits of the role include:

  • Joining an established and successful business working throughout Australia and New Zealand
  • Being part of a high performing team of committed and talent delivery experts
  • John Holland is ‘people first’ company we will work on you’re the development of your career and also provide a very competitive salary package and employer benefits program.


As part of the team, you help us deliver on our promise to transform lives.

Your success is reflected in ours, so we’re committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success.

We’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority.

Please use the links to apply of for a confidential discussion please contact Michael on 0438579476

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