The Client Our client is a Tier 1 UK Top 50 Main Contractor, working on a diverse range of general building projects scaling general works through to £50m major projects. They're a respected name throughout the national construction industry and are at the forefront of many iconic projects in East Anglia. Due to the large growth in the company they are currently seeking a Contracts Manager to join their team based in Ipswich. Salary would be up to £75k depending on experience.
The Role As Contracts Manager, you'll have overall responsibility for programming, monitoring and overseeing the delivery of an exciting range of specialist residential and commercial works to high end properties across East Anglia and London. You'll be the focal point of leadership for the delivery teams within the business and operate directly with the end-client and external consultants, offering technical guidance on complex schemes from pre-contract through to delivery.
Responsibilities: - Leading all project-based delivery for a growing business, offering site based leadership and technical advice through the lifecycle of the work - Build programmes and schedule for works offering expert opinion on timescales and offering solutions to deliver client's needs. - Mentor, develop, train and support existing and new members to the team, both within delivery teams and across the wider business. - Attend and host key meetings internally and externally, maintaining professional standards and promoting the company's standards and values at all times. - Be aware of, and take the lead on, contractual issues and ensure that delivery teams are at all times advised and aware of key requirements
Qualifications & Experience - Degree qualified or equivalent, with accreditation from relevant bodies (RICS, CIOB) - A demonstrate background within residential and commercial, with a track record of delivering complex projects - Experience in two stage tenders would be preferred.
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