First listed on: 31 March 2024

Senior Manager Governance and Commercial

About us
We are a large and fully integrated business that provides services that are pivotal to the success of Queensland and its people. Our culture is one based around safety and performance.
With a growing investment in rail it is an exciting time to be a part of the changing landscape of SEQ.

What Queensland Rail has to offer

  • Competitive remuneration package plus 12.75% super contributions.
  • Permanent position based in Brisbane’s CBD.
  • Free rail travel to and from work + discounted rail travel for off-duty travel.
  • Long-term career and stability with an industry leader.
  • Access to our new Fitness Passport - a discounted workplace health and fitness program giving you and your family access to a wide range of gyms and pools throughout the state. 
  • Access to QR's competitive Employee Benefits + 1 Team Values, Diverse and Inclusive working environment.
  • Employee Assistance Program providing employees with holistic and contemporary health and wellbeing programs.
  • Salary packaging and novated leasing options.

About the role
Queensland Rail have an exciting new opportunity for a Governance and Commercial Senior Manager to join our SEQ Integration team based in Brisbane CBD on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in supporting QR to develop and drive strategic commercial initiatives and ensure robust governance frameworks are adhered to. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and experienced professional to make a significant impact in a fast-paced and innovative environment.

Day-to-day responsibilities of this role will include

  • Develop and implement robust governance policies and procedures to ensure compliance with relevant regulations and industry standards.
  • Build and develop complex product plans that will support QR to deliver key project pillars.
  • Scrutinize all corporate documentation / governance ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Oversee the negotiation, drafting, and management of contracts, agreements, and stakeholder relationships.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify opportunities for process improvements.

For further details please click here to view the Position Description
About you

  • Previous experience in a similar governance and commercial management role, preferably in government or transport.
  • Proven track record of developing and implementing effective governance frameworks and commercial strategies.
  • Strong negotiation and contract management skills, with the ability to drive favourable outcomes in complex negotiations.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a strategic mindset and a focus on driving business results.
  • Exceptional communication skills, with the ability to influence stakeholders at all levels of the organisation.

Sounds great, what’s next?
If this position interests you and you feel you have the knowledge and experience, please apply via our website by clicking onto the "Apply" button. Please submit a resume and covering letter outlining your relevant experience by 11:59pm Sunday the 14th of April 2024.

The recruitment and selection process for this position might require shortlisted applicants to undertake Psychometric Assessment, Pre-Employment Health Assessment and background checks that might also include Criminal History and Credit Checks.

External applicants applying for roles within Queensland Rail will be subject to Alcohol and Other Drugs pre-employment testing.

As Queensland Rail is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace, we encourage women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from non-English speaking backgrounds, and members of other diverse groups to apply.

To learn more about this Queensland Rail career opportunity please contact Louisa with your specific enquiry via email Please do not email your application. We can only accept applications received via our website.

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