contracts administrator - expanding tier 3 group in Inner Suburbs Melbourne

apply now

job details

inner suburbs melbourne, victoria
job type
working hours
au$ 90,000 - au$ 130,000 per year
reference number
neil powell, randstad
03 9252 2124
apply now

job description

My client is a construction company with a well established Melbourne presence who has continued to expand, win awards and grow market share over the past 5 years. .With numerous projects underway across the a full range of commercial, institutional, government, commercial industrial & retail sectors this group continues to win work thanks to its repeat client base, and strong track record in delivering projects under Design & Construct, Fixed Lump Sum and Construction Management methods. Their continued growth and development is reflected by a move to new offices in Malvern in the next 4 weeks - a great new workplace to match their progressive culture and working conditions.

They are now seeking to appoint an experienced Contracts Administrator at intermediate/senior level. Working closely with a Project Manager, the successful candidate's role 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 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. Construction project experience working projects in the $1m-$10m range is a must. 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 up to $130k is available.

Please apply online using the links below, or email your resume to For a confidential chat about this role please contact Neil Powell on 03 9252 2124.

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