Graduate/Trainee Contracts Manager

Axis Recruitment (UK) Ltd
15 Mar 2017
14 Apr 2017
Contract Type
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.