Contracts Manager

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Contracts Manager
Construction – Built Environment
East Sussex & Surrey


A construction company based in East Sussex are looking to add a contacts manger to their team due to continued growth. Carrying out projects throughout the South East they are planning to expand their operations to in excess of £60m over the next few years.
Reporting to the Construction Director, you will be responsible for successfully leading projects (usually between 3-6 depending on size and complexity) in collaboration with all disciplines within the business. The desired result is to produce good quality products on schedule, safely and profitably, resulting in satisfied clients.


To provide the Board with regular project performance reports
To achieve the net profit agreed
To work within the timeframes scheduled in order to achieve the agreed cash flow
Provide information for inclusion within tender submissions
Attend tender adjudications
Understand and deliver contracts within the agreed contract conditions
To sustain the Company’s reputation with its existing client base
To recognise and develop business growth opportunities with both existing and new clients
Line management of Site Managers. Providing leadership, direction and guidance, ensuring training needs are met
To provide a link and share knowledge between office and site staff
To ensure that the management of the various processes involved in running the Contracts comply with all policies and procedures
To ensure diligent pre-contract planning is carried out
To liaise with materials and sub-contract procurement teams and labour manager to ensure the correct resources are available
To prepare internal and external progress reports
Planning of the works in conjunction with the site team
Direction of resources including both direct and sub-contract labour
Establish and implement safe and proper working practices
To interpret and implement company style and ethos
Set realistic targets and monitor progress against them to ensure projects are completed on time

Qualifications required
Construction related Higher National Certificate, Degree or equivalent
Previous contracts management experience of at least 5 years
Worked with a variety of project disciplines within the built environment

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