Contracts Manager
Industrial Roofing
South East

Contracts Manager - Industrial Roofing - Refurb

Ref: 10088| Posted: 2nd Feb 2021

Brief Overview

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Contracts Manager within the roofing and cladding sector to join a specialist refurbishment company looking after projects in the south east.


£45k to £60k

About our Client

Our client specialises in industrial roofing and cladding sector looking after projects across the South East of England. These are refurbishment projects with values ranging from £50k to £500k. Now they are looking to add an experienced Contracts Manage to their operations team

About the Role

  1. Be responsible for the overall management and success of the project.
  2. Prepare the site planning and liaise with other construction professionals such as architects, engineers, buyers, estimators and surveyors before construction work start.
  3. Build a good working rapport with customer, contractors and key members of the supply chain and ensure there is a good open dialogue throughout the project.
  4. Look ahead and plans all aspects of the project, identifying potential challenges and bringing imaginative and cost effective solutions.
  5. Prepare all job cards, Fabrication / material requisitions, design co-ordination, etc required in accordance with the programme of works and/or progress on site, to ensure that maximum efficiency is maintained.
  6. Monitor progress against programme and take action where necessary.
  7. Produce information required schedules linked to the construction programme.
  8. Provide technical and planning input to support tender submissions
  9. Work closely with the QS to ensure project financial targets are met.
  10. Record and report all areas of delay or disruption to the progress of the work and offer solution to mitigate delays and ensure costs are liaised with Commercial departments to aid recover of expenditure.
  11. Carry out regular safety inspections of the site when work is underway and ensuring regulations relating to health and safety and the environment are adhered to.
  12. Set high personal safety and environmental standard and ensure Company procedures are robustly applied
  13. Oversee the running of several projects at one time.
  14. Review all aspects of the project with the site team every month.
  15. Plan resources and allocates to the project as appropriate.
  16. The post holder will also undertake any other duties as required.
  17. Work closely with other Departmental Managers to ensure the smooth running of projects.
  18. Provide 2 and 4 week look ahead programmes for each project, noting materials, fabrications and labour that will be required and present to Contracts Director for coordination with other departments.
  19. Attend pre start meetings with clients and architects to discuss project specific issues, such as logistics, health and safety issues, site rules and programs.
  20. Be responsible for managing respective Project Managers who deal with the day to day running of projects.
  21. Attend weekly Contract Review meetings with Contract Director to plan week ahead.
  22. Ensuring projects are built to specification, delivered on time and within budget


About the Candidate           


Must come from a roofing and cladding background
Must have relevant tickets
Be based in the South East
Previously held a Contracts Managers role within the industrial roofing


Points of Appeal 

Great company to work for
Progression within the company
Interesting projects