Contracts Manager

Project Resource
£65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car, pension, healthcare
16 Feb 2017
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Contracts Manager - Civil Engineering - Manchester
Our client is a leading construction business in the UK, having had achieved Investors in People Gold status. Our client focuses strongly on creating a better environment for customers to thrive in.

Our client is seeking for a Site based Contracts Manager to be based in Manchester and work highway infrastructure business varying from £18mil - £30mil.

The ideal Contracts Manager would be responsible for:

  • Overseeing all site / projects in the North region with future plans of extension into North West
  • Develop business plans and strategies to develop the business and meet customer needs and aspirations as set out in contracts
  • Ensure that procedures are in place to monitor and ensure full adherence to Health & Safety and other relevant legislations and practices.
  • Short term and long term planning and monitoring of projects.
  • Ensuring a high level of quality and compliance with standards are maintained throughout the delivery of projects

The ideal Contracts Manager should possess the following skills and experience:

  • Significant previous contract management experience
  • Experience of running a successful portfolio of Civil Engineering projects
  • Direct relevant experience with Civils
  • Intricate knowledge of North West supply chain
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Good understanding of client side requirements
  • Strong negotiation skills and experience of managing key suppliers
  • Rail experience would be an advantage
  • Hold a full driving license

As the successful Contracts Manager you would receive £65,000 - £70,000 (dependent on experience) including an excellent benefit package of 25 (+8) days holiday, plus your birthday! car/scheme, private health care.

To Apply
To apply for the position of a Civil Engineering Planner please submit all CV Applications to Julia at Project Resource; in the first instance quoting vacancy # and we will contact you within 3 working days if your application has been successful.
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