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- Leeds, West Yorkshire
- £47000.00 - 53000.00
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Role: Contracts Manager
Salary: £47,000-53,000 plus package
You will be working for a dynamic and rapidly growing group consisting of developer, main contractor and letting agent. As one of Yorkshire's more innovative developers, you will be involved in refurbishing properties acquired by the Group through private purchase or 3rd party investment and converting them to high-end, luxury accommodation. Listed buildings, mills and warehouses all make up the portfolio of the Group and you will be tasked with the rip-out and re-fitting of these buildings to provide bespoke city-centre living across Yorkshire. The Group are also becoming increasingly active in the refurbishment of commercial properties and public buildings which will provide a variety of projects to manage.
A trade background is desirable and particularly experience required includes partitioning, dry-lining and joinery.
Operating as both the client and the contractor, you will benefit from a smooth operating environment, free of red-tape and typical external issues.
Main Purpose of Role:
Responsibility for all aspects of the successful performance of various projects operating in parallel.
Principal deliverables are:
·Commercial - maximise profit, minimise risk & protect commercial interests
·Programme - maximise efficient delivery & minimise delay
·Safety - ensure safe working site environment & supply chain adhere to safety rules
·Quality - deliver construction product in accordance with contractual obligations
·Customer satisfaction - enhance customer and consultant experience, utilise clear lines of communication to eliminate misunderstanding and ensure clarity of the business' position
·Leadership - lead by example, delegate responsibilities to sustain efficient working, coordinate the project team and support individuals
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
·To support, direct and motivate the production team having day to day responsibility for the Works; this includes supplementing or relocating staff as demands dictate. Attend and record staff requirements to the construction manager at HQ fortnightly contracts manager meetings.
·In conjunction with the quantity surveyor and production staff, appoint, control and monitor specialist contractors/suppliers and ensure they provide the service/undertake the work specified under the business' contractual obligation.
·Ensure the preparation of a detailed programme of works and procurement schedules at the outset of the project and ensure that such are updated throughout contract.
·To protect the business' contractual obligations ensure timely notifications are submitted - variations, E.o.T., claims - to enhance commercial or contractual entitlement.
·Responsible for coordinating and/or preparation, submission and update of construction Health & Safety plan, RAMS and associated documents. Ensure Building Manual/Health & Safety files are produced for practical completion
·Responsible for the control and maintenance of building quality in accordance with company quality procedures
·In conjunction with the production team produce monthly CVR reports to the director and progress reports of an individual project to the client.
·Obtain required information from clients and their professionals, to comply with the business' contractual obligations and programme
·Discipline work force and specialist contractors in accordance with company policy.
·Assist estimators with the programming and logistics of projects at tender stage
·Where working supervisors are used on contracts and jobbing; the Contracts Manager should take whatever steps are necessary to ensure a completely successful project
Experience & Qualifications
·At least 3 years' Contracts Management experience (essential)
·Demonstrable experience of refurbishment projects (essential)
·Experience in dry-lining, partitioning and suspended ceilings (on the tools or in management)
·Experience of listed buildings/mills/warehouse conversion projects (desirable)
·Experience of high-spec residential fit-out (desirable)
·5 Day SMSTS (essential)
·First Aid (essential)
·CSCS Card (essential)