Contract Administrator/ Junior Project Manager
One of Queensland’s largest construction groups has an exciting opportunity for a Contract Administrator or Junior Project Manager to join their Toowoomba office. This company has an impeccable reputation for the work they do, servicing clients from a variety of sectors including civil, commercial, health, education, retail, residential, hospitality and tourism, as well as community projects. Furthermore, they are known for their fair, cooperative and flexible approach to contractual relations, as well as being a national employer of choice.
Due to forecasted growth in 2018, our client is interested in meeting with any experienced contract administrators who are looking to be part of an industry leading organisation in a challenging and rewarding role. We are also seeking applications from individuals looking to step up into a Project Manager position, who will be given the training, support and practical experience to make their dream a reality.
Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
- Preparing contracts at the pre-contract stage;
- Tender response evaluation;
- Subcontractor negotiation and selection;
- Subcontractor liaison and management;
- Certification and payment of progress claims;
- Coordinating final payments;
- Mentoring and training others; and
- Assisting with adhoc duties as required.
A university or trade background will be highly regarded and the successful candidate must have previous office experience. We are ideally seeking candidates with the ability to run jobs independently, with demonstrated experience working on medium to large scale projects. You will also be a positive team player focused on outcomes with a natural ability to mentor and supervise others where required. No two days will be the same in this role, as the diversity of work you will be assigned to will keep you challenged, whilst constantly supported by a passionate and professional team.
This is a rare opportunity to join an employer of choice and fast track your career. If this role is of interest, please submit an application including a written or video covering letter by clicking “Apply”. For all enquiries, please contact Sophie Mexted on 07 4659 7400 quoting reference number 2664868.