Contract Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page Property & Construction
Location
Leicestershire
Salary
65000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Contract Manager for a 5* Developer based in Leicester

New build housing is essential.

Client Details

5* Contracts Manager/Award Winning Residential Developer Leicester. Building and Construction.

Leicester

Our client is a leading nationally recognised House Builder

With offices situated across the UK, the business has built upon their strengths of building high quality homes. Having embraced new and pioneering business strategies, our client keeps their values and beliefs at the centre of what they successfully do. Enjoying recent economic growth, our client has completed on a number of high-margin building projects and are currently exploring new developments in the East Midlands.

Description

* Contracts Manager/Award Winning Residential Developer. Building and Construction.

Leicester

As Contracts Manager, you will be responsible for running multiple residential building development sites and contracts within the Northern Home Counties. With between 3-5 live contracts at any one time, you will report into the office based Construction Director, and be supported by Site Managers, Quantity Surveyors, Design and office based support. This position will play a key role within the business, and as such there will be strong opportunity to progress to Construction Manager within 18 months. Essential professional and personal qualities are:

*To be a positive and inspirational leader who actively engages with his workforce to enhance the productivity of the project
*Leading a package of works, with a fully integrated and dynamic relationship between design, construction and commercial activities.
*Demonstrate a positive 'can-do' attitude at all times whilst understanding the impact of decisions on all aspects of the project.
*To fully understand design / procurement / construction / completion planning, programming and progress reporting.
*To report openly and honestly at all times, acknowledging problems, analysing and providing seeking solutions
*Liaising with clients, professional staff including sub-contractors and the general public.
*Supervising Project Managers, Site Managers, contractors and internal staff on a daily basis.
*Meeting with Project Managers and Site Managers where appropriate.
*Managing and ensuring the Health & Safety of the entire site and project.
*Maintaining quality & safety control procedures.
*Checking and preparing site reports, designs and drawings.
*Motivating and driving the workforce in a productive and time effective manner

Profile

* Contracts Manager/Award Winning Residential Developer. Building and Construction.

Leicester

The successful candidate will have the following experience:

* Have current experience as Contracts Manager or Senior Project Manager managing multiple contracts
* Have experience working within house building for a leading and National house build developer
* Have a strong track record in delivering 50 + unit projects.
* Have excellent customer and business communication skills.
* Experience managing Project Managers and Senior Site Managers
* Have 5 - 7 years minimum experience of managing medium to large development, along with experience in the management of Health & Safety, and the design and procurement processes.
* You will have strong experience of working closely with customers offering excellent customer care while representing the brand and be familiar with the requirements of the NHBC.
* Willing to be commutable to the Midlands and travel between projects

Job Offer

65000-75000

Car/allowance

Bonus

Healthcare