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Contracts Manager

  • Location: South West England
  • Sector: Civil Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Position: Contracts Manager
  • Salary: £55000 - £600000 per annum + Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: CMSWJA06_1551861204
Job description

The Company

A reputable Tier 1 Contractor are seeking a Contracts Manager experienced within the Highways Sector for an upcoming project within the South West.

About the Role:

You will be covering the South West (Areas 1 & 2) Highways England Network and will be working to timescales in each project within the framework. You will be comfortable working with both clients, colleagues and also working on Highway associated schemes.

Your Responsibilities:
  • Health and Safety will be a key focus and you will pro-actively promote this with staff on-site, subcontractors, with visitors and members of the public.
  • You will be responsible in ensuring that all work completed is done to the contract specification on that job.
  • Management and reporting on commercial performance of the contract, this will include Monthly Cost Value Reconciliation (CVR) reviews in which you will attend and advise.
  • You will achieve targets and identify variation orders for commercial assessment.
  • Programming and planning site work with the instruction of the client and be competent in producing a Site Works Plan.
  • Development of Supervisors and Foreman and providing appraisals on their performance to develop and enhance their skills.
  • Comfortable in coaching and training new starters.
  • Meeting and liaising with both clients and contractors.
  • Assisting and identifying new opportunities for the business.
  • Ensuring all plant & labour are suitable and sufficient for the job.




In return this company will offer a highly competitive remuneration and a structured career path.