Graduate / Trainee Contracts Manager

Recruiter
Axis Technical Services Ltd
Location
Reading
Salary
£20000 - £26000/annum
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client are an £11M turnover specialist concrete flooring subcontractor. They work within both construction and civil engineering. They are looking for a Graduate/Trainee Contracts Manager ,an ambitious person to come in and train as a Contracts manager.

The Role:

You will be shadowing a contracts manager on a day to day basis, the contracts manager's responsibilities will include;

Lead the site teams in carrying out projects in an effective and efficient manner
Ensure that adequate pre-contract planning is carried out including method statements, contract program and site layout
Be responsible for the health & safety plan in conjunction with the H&S Advisor
Arrange and chair internal pre-start/estimating handover meetings
Arrange external pre-contract meetings with C/A and other interested parties
Allocate, distribute and action of technical information
Maintain sufficient information to enable the progress of actions
Prepare internal and external progress reports
Oversee the day to day management of the contracts
Provide training, support and mentoring to staff
Recommend improvements to existing systems or procedures as appropriate
Monitor the quality of work to ensure that all works comply with the relevant standards
Monitor and check the costs in conjunction with the surveying department to ensure the projects are kept within budget

To be successful in the role you will possess the following skills and attributes:

Degree within construction management or working towards one.
Enthusiastic and professional approach towards work.
Eager to learn
Aspire within and be passionate about the construction industry