contracts administrator - first class tier 3 builder in Melbourne

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melbourne, victoria
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AU$ 80,000 - AU$ 110,000 per year
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neil powell, randstad
03 9252 2124
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job description

My client is a construction company with an established Melbourne presence who has continued to expand, win awards and grow market share.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. They are now seeking to appoint an CA with 3 or more years experience working on projects to $10m to join the team and administer 2-3 projects concurrently.

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. Project experience working on mixed commercial 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 $110k is available.

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


Contracts Administration, Cost Management


Diploma or Bachelor of Construction, or equivalent