Contracts Manager - High End Residential

Daniel Owen Ltd
South West London, London
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title - Contracts Manager

Salary - £60k-£75k plus package

Location - South West London

The Company:

Our client are one of South West London's leading builders of high quality, prestigious projects. Over a 30-year period, their reputation for creating outstanding residential schemes has extended into commercial developments, with a typical spend of up to £10 million.

They are involved in both new build bespoke schemes and high end refurbishment projects, all of which are in sought after locations in London & Surrey. They quality of the work and finishes are exceptional.

The Role:

Reporting to the Managing Director, your responsibilities will include but not be limited to;

  • Lead 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
  • 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 contract to ensure the projects are kept within budget

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

  • Must have a demonstrated track record in contracts management within a residential contractor/developer environment
  • Must have commercial awareness and JCT contract knowledge
  • Experience with managing large high-end residential contracts
  • CSCS Card
  • First Aid
  • Have excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Must be computer literate

If you would like to be considered for this role or any other opportunities, please submit your CV, or for a confidential discussion, please get in touch with Sam Taylor on .