A Project Administrator reviews the recent project status report for the Project Manager

Contract, Program and Project Administrator

Contract, Program and Project Administrators plan and undertake administration of contracts, organisational programs, special projects and support services.

Overview

Contract, Program and Project Administrators plan and undertake administration of contracts, organisational programs, special projects and support services.

Day-to-day

  • developing, reviewing and negotiating variations to contracts, programs, projects and services
  • responding to inquiries and resolving problems concerning contracts, programs, projects, services provided, and persons affected
  • managing paperwork associated with contracts, programs, projects and services provided
  • working with Project Managers, Architects, Engineering Professionals, owners and others to ensure that goals are met
  • advising senior management on matters requiring attention and implementing their decisions
  • overseeing work by contractors and reporting on variations to work orders
  • preparing and reviewing submissions and reports concerning the organisation's activities
  • collecting and analysing data associated with projects undertaken, and reporting on project outcomes
  • reviewing and arranging new office accommodation.

Considerations

  • stressful.

Occupation snapshot
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$1,660 / week
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Stable
Apprenticeships may be available

To become a Contract, Program and Project Administrator

  • You usually need relevant industry experience to work as a Contract, Program or Project Administrator. Formal qualifications might be useful but aren't essential. Some workers have Vocational Education and Training (VET) or university qualifications in areas such as business and management, project management, engineering, ICT and accounting.

    Find a Diploma or Certificate in Project Management

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