The Client Our client specialises in high-end, bespoke landscaping projects with large multi-phase landscape installations and smaller projects. Due to the large growth in the company they are currently seeking a Contracts Manager to join their team based in Chelmsford. Salary is around £30k depending on experience.
Responsibilities: - Ensuring that projects are managed effectively and safely to comply with all aspects of the current health and safety regulations - Production of contract programmes; monitoring, amending and updating project operations accordingly and advising of any potential delays to the senior management and client team - Maintain an in-depth knowledge of active projects including, the scope of works, programme, tender documentation and contract particulars - Leading the supervisors in presenting and mentoring on the delivery of toolbox talks - Preparation of Method Statements and Risk Assessments - Sourcing of materials, negotiating keen prices and placing orders as required - Ensuring that sites are managed in a clean, safe and tidy manner - Work closely with QS department to ensure margins are met - Produce technical specifications - Assisting with plans and estimates, including budgets and timescales - Contributing to work planning, and briefing project teams, contractors and suppliers - Negotiation with clients / potential clients
Qualifications & Experience - Valid CSCS Card - Management - SMSTS (Essential) - First Aid (essential) - Excellent communication skills - Previous management experience is essential - Computer literate in all Microsoft office applications - Experience within Landscaping and/or Construction Industry
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