Contract Administrator - Commercial Construction - Canberra

Canberra Permanent
  • Join one of Canberra's leading Commercial, main building contractors
  • Solid pipeline of landmark, prestigious projects in Canberra

About Our Client

Our client is a national, main building contractor, established over 35 years ago. The company has completed numerous prestigious, landmark buildings across the country. The business specialises in the delivery of high quality, award winning projects across the commercial, residential (Apartment), industrial, leisure, health, governmental, retail and education sectors. The company's management executives believe that the foundation of their success lies within their people and the strategic selection of high performing and experienced construction professionals who have successfully managed and delivered projects for Australia's leading property and commercial construction organisations.

Job Description

  • Prepare subcontractor procurement schedules, scopes, lettings and packages
  • Strong procurement
  • Review, negotiate and finalise subcontracts
  • Manage and track project expenditure inclusive of subcontractor claims
  • Progress claim assistance and external variations
  • Administration of RFIs to internal and external stakeholders

The Successful Applicant

  • Have 3+ years' experience working on medium to large scale Commercial and / or Residential (Apartment) projects
  • Hold relevant qualifications in construction management
  • Have experience working on projects valued circa $5Mil - $15Mil+
  • Be well organised with a keen eye for detail
  • Communicate effectively both written and verbally
  • Have experience dealing with suppliers, negotiating and finalising contract agreements

What's on Offer

  • Attractive, above market, salary package
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment
  • Exposure to prestigious projects
  • Strong pipeline of new projects
  • Market leading training and development for career progression
Jonathan MaGrath
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+61 2 8292 2059

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Jonathan MaGrath
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+61 2 8292 2059
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