Contracts Manager - High End Residential, London

London (Greater)
Up to £70,000 with package
12 Oct 2016
09 Nov 2016
Job Type

Our client, a London based residential refurbishment firm currently experiencing significant, controlled growth through repeat business in the High End, HNW market.

They are looking for a Contracts Manager to become part of their successful team.

The company is a well established, privately owned main contractor. They have long standing relationships with sub-contractors and a high quality, directly employed workforce. The jobs are won on reputation and quality of finish, not on lowest possible price. 

The company:

  • Successful main contractor.
  • 25 years in the industry.
  • Quality, long standing relationships with sub-contract partners 20 years+.
  • Loyal, well managed client base.
  • Jobs tendered for on quality and reputation, not on cheapest price.
  • Low staff turnover.
  • Honest, hand shake approach to all business dealings.

The role:

You will become a senior player, reporting directly to the owners of the company and the project director. You will have the autonomy to make independent decisions and be given the support from a back office with a tried and tested method for success. You will ensure successful delivery of 3 to 5 projects at any time. Project values typically range from £1m to £3m. 

Main Responsibilities: 

  • Liaising with architects & engineers
  • Day to day support & liaison with site managers
  • Attending site meetings
  • Aiding in the planning process
  • Monitoring construction process and dealing with any issues that may arise
  • Ensuring on-site health & safety is adhered to at all times

Key Requirements: 

  • Excellent communicator
  • Al least 2 years in a similar role
  • Flexible & Adaptable
  • Able to travel across London
  • Excellent reading & writing skills
  • Computer literate – email, Excel
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • Experience with structural steel and architectural finishes is required

Salary: A negotiable salary and package of up to £70K is on offer for the right person

This is an exciting opportunity to become a key team member of a growing company with long term benefits far beyond the boundaries of a typical package.

If you are an experienced Contracts Manager specialising in High End Residential Refurbishment, looking to stamp your mark on the industry at senior level, we would like to hear from you. Hit reply, send us your CV and we will call you back immediately.