Contracts Manager (297525)




Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- South East England -- East Sussex -- Uckfield

Job Type

15 December 2017

Contracts Manager 
Salary up to £55,000 + Car/Allowance + 25 days holiday + Incentives 
I am working with a well respected Main Contractor who are looking to add an enthusiastic and ambitious Contracts Manager to their team as they continue their growth and expansion. 
My client is well known for their sustainable construction methods, and the beautiful buildings they produce. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company that is growing at a steady and consistent pace, and have a diverse portfolio of works. The idea being for the right candidate to eventually take up directorship and have partial control over the direction of the company. 
You will be working alongside the Director, and will have the opportunity to draw upon his expertise, the idea being to relieve some of the workload to enable further expansion. 
As a Contracts Manager you will be a pivotal asset in the daily, weekly and monthly operating effectiveness of specific Contracts, working closely with the Site Managers / Foreman to drive forward advance planning, programming and management of projects through to completion. Furthermore you will help price and produce detailed estimates alongside the Director based on a schedule of rates and traditional tenders up to the value of £3m. 
Overview of responsibilities and requirements 
Involved in the tender process 
Ordering materials and building relationships with suppliers 
Weekly site visits - responsible for up to 4 jobs at any one time 
Attend client and architect meetings 
Maintaining the company image and reputation 
Experience working on bespoke residential and commercial property 
Knowledge of Building Legislation 
Effective communication and written skills 
Financial and commercial awareness 
SMSTS (Desirable) 
CIOB (Desirable) 
Any related construction management qual. i.e. HND/HNC, BSc. (Desirable) 
If you are considering a move and would like to discuss this role or would like career advice then please call Thomas Chase at Interaction Construction on 02382 025 900 / 07885688292 or email:

Contact information

Thomas Chase