Contract Operations Manager (VIC)

Title Contract Operations Manager (VIC)
Categories VIC Opportunities
Location Altona
Job Information


About McColl’s Transport  

McColl’s Transport is one of Australia’s leading Tanker Transport companies, operating throughout Australia, specialising in the transportation of Bulk Food, Farm Milk and Bulk Chemicals, employing over 450 people nationally.

At McColl’s, we value our employees and strive to provide a supportive workplace where people genuinely enjoy what they do.

Some of the benefits you will enjoy at McColl’s include:

  • Interesting and challenging work, with a focus on commercial decision-making and adding value to the business
  • Organic career growth opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • A dedicated employee wellbeing program run by our Health and Wellness Coordinator, including healthy eating programs and group fitness classes in our on-site gym
  • 24-hour employee assistance program
  • Long service award recognition program
  • Free annual flu vaccinations
  • Modern, open plan office facilities with ample onsite parking


About the role

We are currently looking for a customer focused, highly motivated Contract Operations Manager to join our team, on a full-time basis, based in Altona.

The key focus of this role is to work closely with key stakeholders as you develop progressive partnerships with clients and customers to provide future focused solutions.

Reporting to the General Manager of the Bulk Chemical Division, the Contract Operations Manager will respond to all project operational requirements while searching and developing business improvement and commercial opportunities.

This role will entail but is not limited to:

  • Providing analysis, reporting, monitoring and support to the GM on insights into the portfolio’s financial movements, customer updates and business opportunities to achieve fiscally sustainable outcomes.
  • Managing and monitoring daily Service Level Agreement to deliver cost effective solutions that meet customer requirements and maximise business opportunity within the portfolio.
  • Optimising product supply and demand schedule in response to customer inventory levels and direct customer orders.
  • Providing support in managing all key contractual relationships as they relate to the customer portfolio;
  • Ensuring that adequate fleet is available to support the operational needs of the customer contracts;
  • Assisting in the management of resources to deliver excellence in safety and effectiveness.


About you

You will be a very passionate, highly motivated individual with a strong work ethic and pride yourself on your “can- do” attitude and exceptional customer service skills.

To be successful in this dynamic role you will have:

  • Solid experience in a business improvement or operational role, ideally within transport and logistics.
  • Demonstrated experience managing complex business issues and workplace planning needs.
  • Proven contract management experience, advanced negotiation and influencing strategies/skills.
  • Strong customer focus and the ability to build cross functional relationships and collaborate effectively with all internal and external stakeholders.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • The ability to work within a team environment as well as autonomously.
  • The ability to problem solve and take initiative.
  • Proven time management, planning and organisational skills.
  • A high level of computer literacy, including sound knowledge of MS Suite and ERP systems.
  • Continuous improvement mind-set delivering on measurable outcomes.


If you have the above attributes, or would like further information on the current opportunities, please email or submit your application via the APPLY NOW button below!

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