Are you a project manager looking to make a step up?
Or even a contracts manager that's underpaid and over worked?
With a turnover North of £150m+ specialising in Rail, Roads, Power and Water a National contractor of mine are looking for a Contracts Manager to work out of the Midlands region.
Responsibilities of the Contracts manager include the financial monitoring and control of the contracts, ensuring Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality compliance is maintained and the Company's procedures and objectives are achieved.
Plan projects and ensure they are programmed to a level of detail necessary for the site team to deliver the scheme without delays.
Ensure procurement and reconciliation of materials is carried out in accordance with Company procedures to best value and to prevent delays.
Ensure site team compliance with Company commercial policies and procedures Attend tender handover meetings and deliver pre-start meetings to the site team.
Ensure a commercial plan and end of life forecast is in place and monitored monthly for the successful commercial delivery of the project Produce and analyse progress reports, updated costs and forecasts.
Ensure correct commercial engagement of subcontractors Implement the risk management process, review risk register and check risk controls.
Review the CVRs monthly with the project teams, implementing necessary actions Complete and distribute the Contract Initiation/Completion form for each project.
Ensure weekly review of progress, budget resources and forward planning are carried out.
Ensure timely management of both temporary and permanent design to meet the requirements of each project.
The successful candidate is likely to meet all of the following criteria:
Essential Extensive experience of managing projects within a civils/water environment
Good working knowledge of contract conditions, CDM regulations, design management, programme and risk management and cost control including forecasting, actual cost and value reporting
Experience of MS project Knowledge of the NEC contract including the Early Warning and Compensation Event mechanisms
Educated as a minimum to HNC/HND/Degree level (or equivalent) SMSTS CSCS card
Experience of Pre-Qualification and Tendering process for a number of multi-discipline projects Excellent people management skills with the ability to influence and mentor
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with both customers and all levels of staff Problem solving skills and analytical thinking
As well as offering a competitive salary, remuneration for this role includes flexible benefits, which provides a range of guaranteed benefits including but not limited to:
Company car/car allowance
5% Company pension contribution
Life Assurance at 2 x notional salary
Single person's private medical cover
Permanent Health Cover
Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.
Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.
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