Senior Contract Administrator

Building Personnel

A site based role on a large scale apartment project with a well known commercial builder in located in a inner city suburb.

  • Well Structured Commercial Builder
  • High Rise Apartment Project
  • State Of The Art Systems
The Company
This company is arguably Melbourne`s most well established tier two commercial builder and is known for delivering landmark apartment projects with high end finishes.
The business has been in operation for longer than most with an extensive portfolio of completed projects and a highly experienced and stable senior management team. These attributes have seen them become the builder of choice for many of Melbourne`s most prestigious developers.
The Project
Typical projects consist of large-scale apartment projects with high end finishes between $70m - $150M in value. This role will see you spend the next two and a half years on a $150M project located in one of Melbourne`s inner south eastern suburbs.
This project is considered as a complex design and construct project by apartment standards with complex mechanical services that requires additional attention to detail throughout the lifecycle of the project.
The Role

This role will see you work within a highly collaborative project team. You will report directly to an experienced Project Manager that will provide guidance and ongoing mentorship.

You will also have the support of another CA in your project team to lighten the workload and ensure that a good work life balance is maintained even in busy times.

Main duties will involve all the responsibilities that you have become accustomed to as an experienced CA and will include.
  • Letting and vetting of subcontractor packages
  • Compiling scope of works
  • Negotiating subcontractor packages
  • Processing progress claims
  • Developing strong relationships with sub-contractors
  • Providing support to the Project Manager through the life cycle of the project
What's on Offer
A competitive salary package to match your level of experience.
  • A clear career path to Project Manager and beyond
  • Company incentive structure
  • Structured training and mentoring program to ensure career progression
  • Comfortable and modern work environment
About You

This role has been created through organic growth and they are fortunate to be running a proactive rather than reactive recruitment process. They are therefore in a position where they can look at both junior and senior applicants and mold the role and career opportunity around the successful candidate.
To be considered you will have the following;
  • Relevant tertiary education such as a Construction Management or Civil Engineering Degree or Diploma
  • At least two years relevant CA experience with a commercial builder in Australia
  • Well developed verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong contract negotiation skills
  • A collaborative attitude and strong work ethic.
For more information please apply now or contact Philip Fourie on 0438122363 / or apply now.