Contracts Manager

  • Construction Jobs
  • Exeter, Devon
  • Sep 28, 2020
Permanent Construction

Job Description

£40k - £45k, 20 days holiday + BH, pension, parking,mobile, laptop, £5k car allowance after successful 3 month probation period. Starting immediately Commercial refurbishments & Fit outs The company From concept to completion. Established in 2003, we are a rapidly growing Building Services company with a wide range of capabilities. Our offices are located in London, West Sussex, Hampshire, West Yorkshire, Worcestershire, Devon and County Durham. The company is committed to non-discrimination and equal opportunities for all applicants. Employment decisions are based on merit and legitimate business needs of the organisation. Day-to-day duties and responsibilities will include: * Surveying of works and production of quotations * Leading or assisting in the pricing and submission of tenders * Assisting and completing PQQ and SQ submissions * Production of project H&S information including CPPs and RAMS in liaison with H&S Management team * Producing and managing project programmes and timelines * Management of directly employed staff and sub-contractor * Management of on-site H&S including undertaking of site audits/inspections in line with company standard procedures * Attending project meetings and production of various reports and project documentation required * Contributing to work planning, and briefing project teams, contractors and suppliers * Managing and carrying out of commercial valuations on projects and agreement of project accounts * Work closely with other internal departments (commercial. H&S) and external (client, design team) to ensure the contracts are delivered on time and within financial budgets. * Role will be office based however there will be a requirement to make regular site and client visits (within a region, nationally or internationally, depending on the construction project). The ideal Candidate * Ideally minimum of 5yrs proven track record of managing numerous contracts with values between £100k-£4m * Ideally degree qualified in construction management and/or commercial background and experience/knowledge in quantity surveying would be useful. * Main contracting background * Experience of working with building contracts (JCT, NEC etc.) * The ability to manage multiple projects concurrently * Strong maths and IT skills * Commercially astut * Good problem-solving skills * Excellent communication, presentation and negotiation skills Qualifications and training required * Degree qualified (industry relevant degree) is desirable * SMSTS * First Aid at Work * Asbestos Awareness * CSCS