Commercial Specialist

Job Description

About the role

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced individual to join our team as a Specialist Legal and Commercial Support person. The successful candidate will provide expert assistance to Babcock Australasia’s business units and corporate functions, focusing on legal, commercial, procurement, and administrative support. This role involves a wide range of responsibilities, including but not limited to contract management, compliance assurance, and supporting various project activities. Supporting the team with corporate governance, risk management, digital records maintenance, reporting, insurance, and business-winning activities will be a day in the life for the successful candidate, along with working collaboratively with our internal team and stakeholders.


About you

With a minimum of 5 years experience within the commerical, legal or subcontracts space, you will be a highly motivated, team member to intergrate with an exisiting collaborative team. You will possess exposure to fast paced commerical enviornments with ideally a working knowledge of ADF contracting. Having a high level of verbal and written communications skills and the ability to interact condifentially with multiple stakeholders and internal teams, you will be provided with support, mentoring and endless career growth opportynities. In addition to the years of experience,  you will ideallt have teritary qualifications in the Commerce, Law or Finance fields. 


What we offer you

  • We provide an agile work environment where you’re able to work onsite and remotely, and to set you up for this we provide a laptop and working from home kit if required, in addition we offer a compressed week which can provide you even more flexibility;
  • Our work life integration policy brings together leave entitlements which include annual leave, wellbeing leave, paid parental leave, defence reservist leave plus more;
  • We will provide you with a supportive and engaging environment where you can grow your career, supported by our capability framework plus ongoing access to self-led learning modules through LinkedIn Learning and access to study leave;
  • You’ll have access to beRewarded which will provide you with endless discounts across retail, health, entertainment, travel and much more, plus novated leasing options and corporate shares plan;
  • Your wellbeing is supported through our online wellbeing program Munch, Mind, Move, Money, access to our employee assistance program plus you can access two days annually from your personal leave as wellbeing days;
  • You’ll be able to participate in our weRecognise program which is an opportunity to recognise the outstanding work our people do each and every day in living our principles which are Be kind, Collaborate, Be Curious, Think Outcomes, Be Courageous and Own & Deliver.


Who we are

Babcock International Group, the aerospace and defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services for over a century.

Across Australia and New Zealand, Babcock has grown to a team of over 1,600 talented people, and we are on a path of continued growth and expansion. We operate across sectors such as defence, commercial marine, aviation, airports, communications, emergency services and engineering consultancy.

Some of the programs our team across Australia and New Zealand are proud to be a part of involve:

  • Providing emergency medical and search & rescue aviation services through our Aviation & Critical Services business;
  • Designing and supporting key systems for submarines and surface ships through our Marine business;
  • Providing fleet wide through life support and asset management services for Navy customers;
  • Managing critical assets for a range of sectors through our Land Business.


So, if you would like to join us and help create a safe and secure world, together, please apply via the ‘Apply Now’ button below.


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We welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds and experience however, due to the defence orientation of this role, the successful candidate must be eligible to obtain an appropriate level of Commonwealth Personnel Security Clearance, as defined in the AGSVA guidelines.

Please note, should your application progress you may be required to complete pre-employment checks. These checks may include but not limited to, reference checks, police check, security check, qualifications and right to work.


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