Blue Pebbles

Contracts Manager

Vacancy Title: Contracts Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Car / 2 office-based days and 3 days work from home.
Start Date: 2024-08-05
REF: J91979599
Contact Name: Charlie Ward
Contact Email:
Vacancy Published: about 1 month ago

Vacancy Description

Do you want a hybrid role?
Do you have facilities maintenance/hard services experience?
Are you an experienced contract manager?

Our client are currently seeking a Contract Manager to join their industry leading Term Maintenance division to manage their new Defence estate contract. The contract is to deliver electrical and mechanical planned and reactive maintenance via a 3rd party contractor.

As Contract Manager you will be responsible for the overall delivery of all aspects of the work including labour management, financials and deliverables.

The duties of the Contract Manager role will include:
• Supporting our clients from the pre- planning and pre-programming of works through to completion
• Writing health and safety plans, method statements and risk assessments, ensuring that all sites have the appropriate documentation
• Ensuring the smooth running of sites through regular liaison with key stakeholders, supervisors, and sub-contractors
• Ensuring that the works programme is effectively resourced with labour, plant and materials
• Monitoring works and performance against the contract to enable the accurate submission of accurate monthly invoices and final account settlement
• Building effective and professional working relationships with clients and key stakeholders
• Managing a team of supervisors and support staff, ensuring the continuous development of skills by undertaking training needs analysis
• Undertake site visits, audit visits and client meetings.
• Ensuring Financial targets are met and implementing changes.

Need for a proactive Contract Manager who has experience in delivering public sector contracts in the hard services engineering field. You will have solid experience in MS 365 and facilities management work flow management system.

Experience of working on Term Maintenance contracts or for public bodies would be beneficial.

You will hold a NVQ level 4 / HND or above in a construction or engineering-related field as well as a CSCS card, a full UK driving license and a safety management qualification such as IOSH or SMSTS.

Wage: £60k + dependant on experience
Pension Scheme
Car allowance
Hybrid working - 2 office-based days and 3 days work from home. Site visits and client meetings will be worked within this schedule.

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