Contracts Manager
Industrial Roofing
South East

Head of Contracts - Roofing

Ref: 10090| Posted: 4th Feb 2021

Brief Overview

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Senior Contracts Manager to take the step up into a Head of Contracts position working for a great roofing specialist sub-contractor


£65k to £80k plus car/allowance

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 Head of Contracts to their senior management team.

About the Role

  • Overseeing all aspects of the contracts management division to ensure that all targets are hit and taking full commercial responsibility.
  • Responsible for managing, developing and training staff.
  • Ensuring the highest standards of quality and health and safety across all projects, producing, implementing and following all relevant documentation.
  • Preparing project programmes, managing resources, including implementing systems and strategies to recruit labour and sub-contractors and manage those relationships.
  • Identifying and implementing areas for improvement in your department and helping facilitate change throughout the business.
  • Take every opportunity to build strong relationships with our clients including regular client visits. Ensure you and your team communicate regularly and effectively with clients.
  • Reporting regularly on your department’s performance against targets, including up-to-date reports on multiple projects.

About the Candidate           

  • Robust experience in various sectors of the roof refurbishment/replacement market.
  • Experience and contacts within the industry, clients, manufacturers and labour.
  • Strong verbal and written interpersonal and communication skills.
  • The ability to think strategically, build, manage and grow a team.
  • A proven record of accomplishment as a successful project manager.
  • A full understanding and experience of the legal and commercial elements of construction.
  • Experience in estimating and pricing project variations.
  • Ability to work within a team, as well as independently
  • Be able to maintain a professional manner when on-site or in an office environment
  • Ambitious, target driven, commercial, seeking a long-term role and be capable of building and leading a team.


Points of Appeal 

Great company to work for
Progression within the company
Interesting projects