Industry: Fit-out, General Construction, House Building, Maintenance, Refurbishment, Trades
Working Hours: Full-Time
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + plus package
Start Date: ASAP
Based from the companies Warrington Office, client is looking for a Contracts Manager to join their team to support regional frameworks, fit out and construction projects.
Supporting the Operations Manager in the management of all operational issues with overall responsibility for the management of a number of contracts (or high volume contract/s).
£50,000 - £55,000 basic salary plus car allowance, pension, free company gym, and holidays.
My client are a leading Contractor in the UK, who operate across three key divisions (Fit out, M&E Services and Maintenance). Although each division is an independent business, all three work together and to give their clients a complete service.
The company work on a number of National Frameworks, fit out and construction projects as well as undertaking Design & Build Construction projects in a variety of sectors.
As a result of recent and sustained expansion, they are currently looking to recruit an experienced & motivated Contracts Manager with a mixture of Fit Out & New Build Construction experience who can run a number of contracts across the country.
The Contract Manager will be a key role for the Framework that you are working on therefore, prior experience in a senior operational role within the fit out and construction sector is paramount to lead and manage delivery of the contracts.
As a Contracts Manager, you will have first line management responsibility for a number of Site Managers and Project Managers and also be responsible for:-
Working with the Commercial team, managing the contracts' finances and budgets as well as procurement and management of sub-contractors and materials.
Regular site visits on a weekly basis making sure all Site Managers and projects are running to programme
Be commercially aware of contracts to maximise profitability
Provide tailor-made services to assist clients in developing and managing their projects
Offering clients added value to provide quality from start-to-finish of the project.
Managing effective meeting with site team and attending meetings where necessary: including pre-start, hand-over meetings, sub-contractor progress, contract progress and internal team meetings.
Monitoring of progress against programme and taking appropriate action to ensure programme is maintained
Acting as the first point of contact for direct reports
Responsible for all aspects of onsite Health & Safety to ensure compliance with legislation and company procedure.
A full comprehensive job description can be provided on request.
The ideal candidate must have a minimum of 5 years' experience with evidence of a stable career within an Operational role running a number of large contracts across the fit-out and construction sector.
Reporting and working from the Warrington office if you are a successful candidate you must be willing to work out of alternative office bases and site as and when required.
You must also have:-
Valid and clean driving licence;
Be fully IT literate in Microsoft Word & Excel to an advanced level;
Be skilled with Asta Power Project or MS Project Programme
Hold previous line management experience
If you are shortlisted for this vacancy you will be requested to provide references.
The salary is negotiable depending on experience, starting at £50K plus an attractive benefits package consisting of:-
Private Healthcare Scheme
25 days holiday plus bank holidays
Free gym on site (Warrington)
How to apply?
If you are interested in this vacancy and would like to apply, please send a copy of your CV to Laura Murphy at Bromak using the contact details provided below.