Assistant Contract Manager

Candidate Source
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A facilities management improves the lives of thousands of people across the UK, Ireland and the Channel Islands, by creating productive, safe and smooth working environments is seeking an Assistant Contract Manager based in Peterborough to join its expanding team for a FTC expected to last between 9-12 months. You will receive many benefits such as 25 days holiday, life assurance, a contributory pension and a company car.

This company are used to working in critical and secure environments. Its expertise in sectors such as defence, prisons, courts and hospitals is second to none. This expertise also reassures its clients in education, banking and utilities, where it welcomes its extra vigilance when maintaining and operating its buildings. The company has been established for over 100 years, operate in 120 countries, globally and employ 640K people. The opportunities for development and growth within such a vast company are extraordinary.

As the Assistant Contract Manager, your duties will include:

  • Ensuring service provision is in line with contractual SLAs, KPIs and other relevant performance parameters
  • Assisting the Manager to ensure that the contract is managed efficiently within all applicable budgets, both internally and externally
  • Establishing ongoing good working relationships with key organisations and suppliers
  • Recruiting, training, monitoring and co-ordinating staff across operational activities
  • Ensuring proper processes are in place and operating for the recruitment, training and motivation of staff to maintain efficiency and reduce wastage
  • Working with managers and supervisors in monitoring and recording of service activities and levels of performance to ensure compliance and improve efficiencies
  • Ensuring adequate staffing levels at all times on all sites
  • Ensuring the delivery of appraisals.

To be a successful Assistant Contract Manager you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Experience in the management of Soft FM services ideally within the NHS environment.
  • Experience of managing budgets and effectively leading a team.
  • Working knowledge of NHS cleaning standards.
  • Excellent people and communication skills.
  • Be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • As this role requires travel, flexibility and a full UK driving licence is a must.

In return, the Assistant Contract Manager will receive a salary of £22,000 - £23,500 per annum.

The first stage of the application process is to apply online.

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