Contract Administrator

Contract Administrator

Job Title: Contract Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: AU$100000.00 - AU$110000.00 per annum
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH6824_1609711621
Contact Name: Lincoln Gray
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 04, 2021 09:07

Job Description

Contracts Administrator - COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION

Contract Administrator required for leading Commercial Construction Company - Several new projects in the education, government and child care sectors due to start in February

  • Up to $110K Salary Package
  • Vibrant Culture - Team environment - Immediate start available
  • Varied projects and clear career progression

Based just 5 mins from the CBD my client is an award winning National Construction Company with high staff retention rates, great team-orientated environment and strong pipeline of work. Due to their reputation as industry leaders and repeat business from their impressive client base in the government and private sectors, they are looking for a Contract Administrator to join their team. With several new education and child care projects scheduled to start in February they are looking to welocome a contracts administrator with 3-5 years experience to the team.

The right person will receive a generous salary package and the opportunity to grow with a supportive, progressive team working on varied projects valued up to $30M.

Key responsibilities

  • Preparation of subcontractor packages, scopes, lettings, procurement schedules
  • Letting and Vetting of subcontractor packages
  • Progress claims and variations
  • Review, negotiate and finalise subcontracts
  • Reporting to a senior contracts administrator

Key skills required to succeed

  • A strong attention to detail
  • A Tertiary qualification in construction or a related degree with the equivalent knowledge, skills
  • Previous experience as a Contract Administrator working on commercial projects
  • Knowledge of Melbourne construction market and subcontractors
  • Excellent communication and negotiating skills
  • Current Drivers License Essential


  • Strong team of professionals in a supportive environment
  • Work on exciting, varied projects
  • Don't get pigeon-holed in your position
  • Regular social events
  • Clear career progression


If you are a Contract Administrator seeking a new challenge in a strong team environment, please don't hesitate to get in contact with me for a confidential discussion or apply online.

0424 282 697