Contract, Program and Project Administrators


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

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Contract, Program and Project Administrators
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This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks

  • 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

Job Titles

  • Contract Administrator
  • Program or Project Administrator

VET (Vocational Education And Training)

  • Certificate IV in Project Management Practice
  • Diploma of Project Management, Diploma of Government (Project Management)
  • Advanced Diploma of Project Management


  • Bachelor of Project Management
  • Doctor of Project Management

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