Contract, Program and Project Administrators

Contribute to staff selection, training and development, contract variation, conditions of employment and other staffing issues within an organisation.

Contract, Program and Project Administrators

Contract Program and Project Administrators

Roles and responsibilities

As a Contract, Program or Project Administrator, you will:

  • develop, review and negotiate variations to contracts, programs, projects and services
  • respond to inquiries and resolve problems concerning contracts, programs, projects, services provided, and persons affected
  • manage paperwork associated with contracts, programs, projects and services provided
  • work with project managers, architects, engineering professionals, owners and others to ensure that goals are met
  • advise senior management on matters requiring attention and implementing their decisions
  • oversee work by contractors and reporting on variations to work orders
  • prepare and review submissions and reports concerning the organisation's activities
  • collect and analyse data associated with projects undertaken, and report on project outcomes
  • review and arrange new office accommodation.

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics

As a Contract, Program or Project Administrator, you will:

  • develop, review and negotiate variations to contracts, programs, projects and services
  • respond to inquiries and resolve problems concerning contracts, programs, projects, services provided, and persons affected
  • manage paperwork associated with contracts, programs, projects and services provided
  • work with project managers, architects, engineering professionals, owners and others to ensure that goals are met
  • advise senior management on matters requiring attention and implementing their decisions
  • oversee work by contractors and reporting on variations to work orders
  • prepare and review submissions and reports concerning the organisation's activities
  • collect and analyse data associated with projects undertaken, and report on project outcomes
  • review and arrange new office accommodation.

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics

Undergraduate Courses To Become

Contract Program and Project Administrators

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Postgraduate Courses To Become

Contract Program and Project Administrators

Course work courses to pursue this career
Postgraduate study is not necessarily required for this occupation, but may be helpful for career advancement

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