Contract Managers | NV1 (min.) | Join VSG in supporting the National Intelligence Community!

Posted 01 August 2023
Salary / RateAUD $0.00
Job type Contract
Contact nameLynette Cardinal
Contact email

Job description

Are you an experienced Contract Manager with an in-depth knowledge of and compliance with legislative frameworks?

Do you want to accomplish a fulfilling and rewarding career in supporting Defence and the National Intelligence Community?

Then this is the role for you!

The Vertical Scope Group (VSG) are continuing to grow our team and our people and are now taking expressions of interest for high calibre individuals. We want high performing, highly experienced Contract Managers to work within our professional services team in delivering capability for our National Intelligence Community customer!

Join VSG Professional Services Division today and receive:

  • Flexible working arrangements - Permanent, Casual, Contracting offered
  • Attractive base salaries and rates (commensurate to experience, SFIA level, suitability)
  • Long term engagements, some of the programs we are delivering are 10+ years

About You

The successful person will join team VSG to work within one of our sections to manage a large contract. You will need to have previous experience, notably within Defence.

Ideally, you will possess:

  • In-depth knowledge of and compliance with legislative frameworks, notably those associated with Defence, and government decision-making
  • Experience in actively managing key stakeholder relationships and will be required to identify relevant stakeholders’ expectations and concerns
  • Experience in managing schedules and budgets
  • Experience in managing highly complex contract
  • Minimum NV1 Security Clearance

About the Role

You will:

  • Prepare request for tender documentation
  • Creation of contract documentation
  • Perform or support contract negotiation
  • Manage the day-to-day running of the contract
  • Monitor deliverables and contract adherence
  • Provide support and coordination relative to the reporting requirements

About Us

Why work for Vertical Scope Group?

Vertical Scope Group are an award winning, security cleared, ICT and cyber specialist with over a decade’s worth of experience providing end-to-end consulting, professional services and recruitment services nationally to Australian Government and industry.

We are searching for exceptional consultants to join us in providing capability to multiple government panels and global supply chains including the ICT Provider Arrangement (ICTPA), NSW TAS SCN0012 – Talent Acquisition Scheme, Defence, Science and Technology Group (DSTG), BuyICT, People Panel (all categories, all locations, APS1- SES Band3, and Board Placements!)

We are proudly 100% Australian owned and run, possess a Defence Industry Security Program (DISP) Level 3 membership, and have won multiple peak body awards including the Recruitment, Consulting and Staffing Association (RCSA)’s 2021 ‘Excellence in Social Purpose’, RCSA’s 2022 ‘Excellence in Client Services’, and the 2022 Prime Minister’s National Veteran Employment Award for ‘Excellence in Supporting Veteran and/or Partner Employment’ for VSG’s WorkPath Australia Training and Employment Program.

We invite you to contact us for a confidential discussion around your career and to learn how we can work together. We offer our permanent consultants a list of perks that range from:

  • Birthday day off
  • Additional Superannuation Contribution
  • Annual Company Conference
  • Paid for attendance at award and industry events
  • Generous Defence Leave
  • Part-time, remote, flexible work options (when available)
  • Attractive salaries
  • Fortnightly payments
  • Diverse programs to work on
  • Professional upskilling with RTO partners including budget for commercial qualifications

We believe people are our greatest asset, and we will work with and support you throughout your career.

If you are security cleared and would like to discuss other security cleared opportunities available to you, please also apply and a dedicated consultant will contact you to advise.

If you want to join a trusted, reputable, expert consulting firm, and work on exciting defence and national security programs, apply here!

Vertical Scope Group encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, veterans, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

Apply now by submitting your CV and or cover letter and a dedicated recruitment consultant will be in touch.

Know someone who is suitable for this role? VSG have a $1,000 referral program! Head over to for further details. Referrals warmly welcomed and rewarded!