Senior Contracts Manager - Groundwork / Civil Engineering

Recruiter
The Just Group
Location
Maidstone
Salary
£80000 - £90000 per annum + Plus Package
Posted
08 Apr 2017
Closes
08 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Contracts Manager - Groundwork / Civil Engineering

Based: Near Maidstone, Kent

Our client is a known Groundworks and Civil Engineering company based near Maidstone, Kent. Trading for over 35 years, this business has a strong order book for 2017 and already securing work for 2018.

The business is now looking for a Senior Contracts Manager to join the business. The ideal person will have experience in delivering projects across various sectors including Education, Health, Supermarkets, Residential and Leisure.

Responsibilities of the role will span a broad spectrum covering areas;

  • Understanding project contractually
  • Ensure they are complying with contractual obligations
  • Budget management & Cost Controls
  • Programme / performance
  • Risk Management
  • Instructing the contracts team what to do in terms of the contractual obligations on each project - start to stop
  • Professional guidance and stirring of professionalisms of the team to ensure growth in the companies' ability and performance whilst naturally delivering against succession planning

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a proven track record of project delivery and completion with a stable career history.

You must have the following;

  • Degree or HND Qualification in relevant engineering discipline.
  • Previous relevant experience with at least 5 years in a Contract Management position.
  • Demolition, Reinforced Concrete, Drainage, Temporary Works and Bulk Excavations experience would be adventitious
  • Solid Technical know-how
  • Commercially aware with exceptional reporting and communication