contract administrator and senior contract administrator in melbourne

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AU$ 2,000 per year
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melbourne, victoria
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AU$ 2,000 per year
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03 9252 2124
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job description

My client is a Melbourne construction industry heavyweight, with an unrivalled reputation built over decades and an award list that cannot be matched. They work on a diverse range of projects across all commercial sectors and completed high quality new build projects to a broad base of loyal clients. Current projects include projects to $30m in Education, Aged Care, Commercial, Retail and Health. Due to ongoing project wins they are seeking to appoint 2 additional Contract Administrator resources - at Intermediate and Senior level.

Working collaboratively with one of the groups Senior Project Manager, the successful candidates roles would include:

  • Tender trade packages to contractors
  • Sub-contractor negotiations
  • Assisting preparation of budgets
  • Preparation of progress claims
  • Liaising with management regarding contracts
  • Administering progress payments and contract variations
  • Cost management and reporting

The successful candidates will hold tertiary qualifications in construction/building and have proven skills in the role of Project Co-ordinator or Contracts Administrator at intermediate level and at senior level high level cost reporting and risk management skills with the ability to manage and/or mentor support CA staff. Solid communication, negotiation and organisational skills are essential coupled with the ability to work effectively in a team environment will be key to success in this role.

At senior level a package to the value of $160k is available, dependent upon experience whilst at intermeidate level a package up the $120k is available. With career options in both Commercial Management and Project Management available with this progressive group this company is a standout option in the busy sector.

Please apply online using the links below or email your application direct to For a confidential chat about these exciting roles please contact Neil Powell on 03 9252 2124 for a confidential chat.


Contracts Administration, Cost Management


Bachelor of Construction Management, Construction Economics or Equivalent

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree