Contracts Manager [FIT-OUT]

  • Location:

    Surrey, England

  • Sector:

    Construction

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Conor Boyd

  • Contact email:

    conor.boyd@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/533422

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

CONTRACTS MANAGER
AWARD-WINNING FIT-OUT SUB CONTRACTOR
SURREY BASED

The role is for one of the UK's most successful and well known sub contractors. With a positive trading history and a secure project pipeline for the next few years, they are involved in some of the UK's most notable and prestigious projects. Their ethos is based on the inclusiveness and development of their workforce, ensuring that teams function cohesively and endorse a positive work culture; resulting in them receiving numerous industry accolades and being certified as one of the south-east's top sub contractors in the UK.

You will manage 3-6 projects depending on size and complexity, assisting the Construction Director by managing, leading and supporting Project Managers and staff in the delivery of construction activities ensuring project completion meets all targets and the enhancement of project profitability. You will be responsible for ensuring projects are set up correctly at the outset and for monitoring progress against the project and company policies and protocols. Other responsibilities include:
* Ensure the operative workforce is planned and transferred across sites, meeting the resourcing needs, experience, skills and qualifications required for the successful delivery of each project
* Ensure the operative workforce is planned and transferred across sites, meeting the resourcing needs, experience, skills and qualifications required for the successful delivery of each project
* Consider Innovative ways of working - through tools, IT, people or other means; develop means
* Carry out full and comprehensive site safety inspections and reporting.
* Develop new business opportunities; through the development of strategic and personal relationships
* Plan, arrange and attend site meetings ensuring cross functional representation and ensuring that teams are productive in both functional and emotional outputs
* Ensure Supply Chain Strategies are implemented to maximise the benefits on all Projects
* Support, develop, train all direct reports

Essential requirements:
* Proven competence as a Contracts Manager, ideally within the dry-lining sector
* Highly motivated, with a passion for the fit-out construction industry
* A relevant degree qualification, or equivalent - OR
* Level 7 NVQ - Construction Site Management), or equivalent
* Construction qualification membership (e.g. CIOB)
* CSCS Management Qualified (Black Card)
* Excellent IT and written communication skills
* Experienced in co-ordinating trades and departments
* Customer focussed - able to develop partnerships and client relationships

On offer is a competitive salary & benefits package with a company that continually invest in their workforce. If you feel that this role suits you skillset and ambitions then please apply.

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