Contracts Administrator

Job Title: Contracts Administrator
Location: ACT
Salary: $90,000 to $120,000 + Super
Start Date: 3/5/2021
Reference: 476324_16
Contact Name: Jimmy Sammut
Job Published: March 23, 2021 13:00

Job Description


This Canberra construction company has gone from strength to strength in 2021 and have won multiple projects resulting in restructuring of their current employees, allowing an extensive recruitment drive; they pride themselves on loyalty, teamwork and mateship. This company offers all projects from multi resi, commercial and fit-out projects.  


Our client is looking for a well-rounded Contract Administrators looking to work on a portfolio-building project. This is a prestigious project with an important client, and high-end finishes are paramount. Along with this, the administration of the contract must be at the same level of sharpness. With an influential client and multiple projects in the pipeline   


  • Assisting teams with procurement
  • Understanding and complying with Head Contract & Subcontractor conditions
  • Manage document control
  • Setting up a subcontractor preamble database
  • Assist in cost forecasting and reporting of projects in accordance with the reporting timetable
  • Assist in the production of Project Control Group reports, Internal reports as required by the Project Manager


  • Diploma in Construction Management or Building and Construction 
  • Min 3 years' experience in Contracts Administration
  • Strong technical base with experience working with similar project size
  • Experience in all stages of subcontract management 


This company believes in high-quality workmanship, not cutting corners and getting the job done the first time correctly. Senior managers have a keen eye for detail, and shoddy work quality will be identified very quickly. The site team is extensive. Thus requiring someone that works well within the team and supports the project are going to be favoured over knowledge. 


  • Attractive salary package
  • Variety of projects to work on across all sectors of construction
  • Opportunity for rapid promotions and career development 

Click "Apply for this job", or for a confidential discussion, please contact Jimmy Sammut on 0406 501 050 or send your CV to