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Contracts Manager

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Job Description

Job Title: Contracts Manager

Location: North West

A respected 5* National Homebuilder with a well-established reputation for building outstanding quality homes are currently in the market for a contracts manager to join their fantastic team.

This multi-award winning volume house builder pride themselves on the exceptional customer service and top quality homes they provide.

My client is looking for a contracts manager who strives for excellence, who is results focused and who has a positive can do attitude.

The role will involve all aspects of projects from inception to beyond completion and will include responsibilities for SH&E, Construction Delivery, Quality and Financial Performance. You will report to the Production Director following increasing land acquisition and proposed increased volumes.

Having met with the client I can vouch for the friendliness of the Construction Director and the rest of the team. My client has an extremely low staff turnover and there are many opportunities for career progression within the company.

My client is building circa 300 units in the North West this year with plans to expand to 370 units in 2017 and 400 in 2018.

Candidates will need the necessary skills and capabilities, behavioral attributes along with the knowledge, experience and qualifications to fulfil the role.

Contracts Manager Duties:

* Check drawings to ensure proposals / details are practical and economic

* Prepare programmes for Building, Buying, Surveying and Services

* Liaise with Local Authority, NHBC and Service Companies.

* Ensure the required site registers / documents are maintained and kept up-to-date.

* Ensure Sub-Contractors are appointed in sufficient time to meet the agreed Building Programme, liaising and co-ordinating Sub-Contractors and Suppliers

* Monitor actual site progress to the latest programme, ensuring sites operate safely, smoothly and efficiently.

* Monitor outstanding information required to complete the works and ensuring this is provided in sufficient time to avoid delay being caused to the site works.

* Resolve design and building problems.

* Ensure works on site carried out in compliance with the latest Health & Safety Regulations. Including assessment of sub-contractors health and safety

Contracts Manager Skills:

* Must have the relevant experience in residential development

* Confidence to work unsupervised

* Must be self-motivated

* A team player

* Great people and communication skills.

* Keep up to date with industry / Building Regulations, etc.

* Passion for quality homebuilding

If you are interested in joining this excellent company as one of their new contracts managers please apply to the job.

Sorry, this job has now been closed and will no longer be taking applications.

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