contracts administrator in melbourne

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AU$ 80,000 per year
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melbourne, victoria
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working hours
AU$ 80,000 per year
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03 9252 2124
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job description

In the 10+ years I have been recruiting in the Melbourne construction sector this company stands out as one of the most professional, ethical and supportive commercial builders I have worked with. Located in the inner eastern suburbs, out of modern new office with easy parking access, they have an impressive repeat client list across institutional clients, universities, public and independent schools as well as undertaking a select range of their own developments encompassing apartments and townhouse developments.

With a refreshing attitude to sub-contractors, clients and employees alike this is a builder where you will be given full support and mentorship to develop your CA skills and work towards a PM role in the medium term. Working alongside one of the groups Senior Project Managers, the successful candidate's role will include:

  • Tender trade packages to contractors
  • Sub-contractor negotiations
  • Assisting preparation of budgets
  • Preparation of progress claims
  • Administering progress payments and contract variations
  • Cost management and reporting
  • Playing a key and active role in PCG meetings and liaison with consultants and client representatives.

The successful candidate will hold tertiary qualifications in construction/building and have proven skills in the role of Project Co-ordinator or Contracts Administrator within a commercial build environment. 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.

A salary package in the $80k - $110k range is available, dependent upon experience.

To find out more about this role and company feel free to contact Neil Powell on 03 9252 2124 or simply apply online using the links below or email your application direct to

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Contracts Administration, Cost Management, Projects Coordinator


Bachelor of Construction Management or equivalent

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree