contracts administrator in Melbourne

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melbourne, victoria
job type
working hours
au$ 80,000 - au$ 110,000 per year
reference number
neil powell, randstad
03 9252 2124
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job description

My client is a construction company with a long 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, apartment, 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 2 or more years experience working on projects to $20m to join the team and administer 1-2 project.

Working closely with a Senior Project Manager who is great and mentoring and developing their project team, 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 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 dependent upon experience.

Please apply online using the links below or email your application direct to For a confidential chat about this exciting 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