How to Enter
For most Contract Administrator roles in New Zealand’s Oil & Gas sector, there are usually no strict educational or experience-based entry requirements. However, some employers may prefer candidates with previous experience in administration, documentation and communication. In addition, possessing a relevant tertiary qualification or exposure to the Oil & Gas industry can also give you a competitive boost.
Typical job responsibilities for a Contract Administrator may include:
Providing contractual support for Oil & Gas projects
Preparing and administrating contracts
Providing document control
Reporting the budget and costs of contracts
Being the first-point of contact for stakeholders
Many people often begin their careers by becoming a Contract Administrator and work their way up towards more senior-level or specialist positions, such as a Senior Contract Administrator, Oil & Gas Project Coordinator or Project Manager.
Entry: 35K – 45K per annum (NZD)
Experienced: 45K – 62K per annum (NZD)