Leading installer of playground equipment and surfacing within the UK is currently hiring a Contracts Manager to ensure the smooth running of installation projects.
£30,000 – £35,000 per annum plus company vehicle
Who we are:
We are a leading installer of playground equipment and surfacing within the UK with a market leading reputation for safety, reliability, and standards of service. We now have an exciting opportunity for a Contracts Manager to cover the whole of England and Wales reporting to our Operations Manager.
The Contracts Manager’s role is to ensure that the works are started and completed on time, to a high quality, and on budget to the customers complete satisfaction. Customer care is key, as is quality control, organisation, and communication. The key areas are:
Installation Contracts Management:
+ Responsible for the smooth running of installation projects throughout region
+ Accountable for the timing, coordination, on site management and quality control of installation, along with keeping the projects on budget and maintaining profit margins.
+ Provide excellent customer service and ensuring that the customer is made the priority in all circumstances.
+ Responding to all enquiries the same day and resolving any snagging issues within 5 working days
Installation Project Coordination:
+ To update and maintain weekly reports, detailing projected invoicing figures and to provide margin and timescale information for reporting purposes.
+ Complete day to day reports for each site under construction in the job files.
+ Provide regular liaison with different departments to ensure smooth installation projects.
+ Ensure all relevant documentation is completed on time and passed to relevant departments.
+ Proven experience of contracts management activities with strong administrative, organisational skills and the ability to prioritise work effectively.
+ Ability to liaise confidently with customers, suppliers and company employees.
+ Ability to manage projects across England and Wales.
+ Excellent skills in communication, negotiation and influencing.
+ Possess quality awareness with the attention to detail and accuracy.
+ Landscape/civil engineering experience with a good level of construction-based health & safety regulations
+ Ability in working autonomously with minimal of management.
+ Good Microsoft Office package skills (specifically Word, Outlook, Excel and Microsoft Project)
+ Availability to travel around the area on a daily basis-need a full clean driving licence
If you would like to be apply for this role please send your CV with a covering letter, listing how you meet the above specifications including your current qualifications.
We are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
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If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.