contracts administrator/junior project manager in Melbourne

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contact
neil powell, randstad
job type
permanent
salary
AU$ 90,000 - AU$ 130,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
melbourne, victoria
specialism
construction
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
AU$ 90,000 - AU$ 130,000 per year
reference number
90M0374942_1549262405
contact
neil powell, randstad
phone
03 9252 2124
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job description

This prominent construction group operates Australia-wide and has a high profile Melbourne presence. Working on projects from $5m to $50m they are seeking to appoint a Contracts Administrator/Junior Project Manager to work on interesting and diverse projects in the commercial, industrial and retail arena. With a flat management strucutre you will have core expertise and responsibilities in Contracts Adminisration but will play a role in the management of the project through Design Development, Pre-Contract Management through to Project Delivery and Post-Construction close out. This company is currently running up to 10 projects concurrently from $1m right through to $50m, on a national basis.

In this role you will be involved at every stage of the project life cycle, with core duties in Contracts Administration and Project Management through the delivery phase. As a Contracts Administrator/ Project Manager within this group your core skills and responsibilities will include:

  • Client liaison & management
  • Manage design meetings with consultants and architects.
  • Coordinating with relevant authorities i.e. councils, utilities for duration of the project
  • Preparing tender documentation.
  • Evaluating potential tenders including estimating quantities
  • Issuing Purchase Orders/ Contract agreements.
  • Assessing/preparation of monthly progress payment and variations for subcontractors
  • Managing project tasks – reporting project based costs monthly to management including profit, revenue and forecast costs.
  • Manage ad-hoc administration tasks of a project.

With a client list that includes some of the best blue chip companies in Australia this is truly an outstanding opportunity to work with a market leader on challenging build projects whilst also gaining exposure on the whole project life cycle. and enhance your skills and experience in commercial construction. Applicants are sought with tertiary qualifications in building/construction management and you must have proven skills in Contracts Administration with a commercial builder. A salary package in the $90k-$130k range will be negotiated, dependent upon your skills and experience.

Please apply online using the links below, or email your application to neil.powell@randstad.com.au. For a confidential chat about this exciting opportunity 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.

skills

Contracts Administration, Cost Management, Projects Coordinator

qualification

Bachelor of Construction Management or equivalent

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree