Contracts Administrator


About us

Babcock is a leading engineering support services organisation, with a rich history of service excellence. We employ over 35,000 talented and committed people across six continents and worldwide revenues of over AU$9.5 billion. In Australia and New Zealand, Babcock operates nationally, employing over 900 staff. Operating across defence, mining and construction, aviation, ports, cyber security and engineering consultancy, we support our customers technical, programme and complex platform requirements through our proven processes, systems and people.


About the opportunity

Based in Adelaide, SA and reporting to Asset Manager, we have an opportunity for an experienced Contracts Administrator to join the Asset Management Services team.

You will provide administrative commercial and contracts support to the Asset Manager and Management Services team.

Regular interstate travel will be required.


About you

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Experience in a project administration role in a commercial or contracts environment
  • Highly developed communication skills with the confidence to liaise with diverse stakeholders
  • Strong written communication skills
  • The ability to analyse, report and provide recommendations on complex commercial issues
  • Advanced computer literacy with the ability to learn new systems quickly
  • The ability to collate and prepare confidential reports
  • An understanding of end to end contract management

Whilst not essential, experience in a similar role within the Defence industry will be highly regarded.

Being team focused, you are collaborative and communicative; you are resilient and remain calm under pressure. Being agile in approach, you adapt well to changing work place demands.

Defence security clearance is required for this role and applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain a defence security clearance.

International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are applicable and as such, your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for this role.

It’s an exciting time to join us and work within an international business!


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Job no: JZAM91784

Location: Adelaide - SA

Closing Date: Saturday, 7 December 2019