Contracts Manager

Expiring today

Recruiter
Direct Personnel
Location
Derby
Salary
£40000 - £50000/annum the use of a company car
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Contracts Manager job is based at our clients head office in Derby, but their contracts are at various locations across the UK.

The client's ideal contracts manager MUST have a steel fabrication and steel works background, with some experience of managing Rail and Utility industry contracts.

Must be familiar with current health and safety and environmental standards and legislation. A working knowledge of ISO9001 Quality standards is also preferable.

The contracts managers role involves liaising with both internal team members such as site operatives, operations management and administration staff as well as clients and suppliers.

The successful candidate will be self-motivated, a team player with excellent organisational skills, able to build good working relationships, completing projects on time and within budget.

Responsibilities:
• Project manage works to ensure projects are completed on schedule and within agreed budgets.
• Complete site surveys, taking accurate measurements to enable detailing of requested work.
• Assist with estimating process for job costing
• Agree specifications of work and realistic timescales with clients
• Create method statements, risk assessments and task briefings for site installation
• Ensure all project documentation is securely and correctly filed
• Authorise and administer the ordering of steelworks, materials and equipment selection and any other external services such as coatings
• Ensure all projects are produced and installed to required quality standards

Skills/Qualifications:
The successful candidate must have
• Steel industry and steel works background
• Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal
• A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Project and CAD software
• Ability to read and understand technical drawings
• Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
• Ability to work to tight timescales
• Self-motivated with a drive to succeed
• Excellent man management skills
• PTS and CSCS card an advantage, but training will be provided where necessary.
• SSSTS or SMSTS a major advantage