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Contracts Manager

  • £55,000 - £70,000
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • London

The Company

Our client is a family run contractor based in the Home Counties just outside North London. They have been in business for the past 15 years and have divisions undertaking both main contracting (residential, commercial and retail) and Building Works Packages (demolition, groundwork’s, drainage, brickwork and Block work, Screeding, Structural Steelwork and strip outs amongst others).


Projects ranging from small values to £5m, across the Health, Education, Public and Community, housing (private and social), historical and Arts and Leisure sectors for both their own contracting arm and Top tier contractors including ISG, Overbury, Parkeray, Laing O’Rourke


The Role

We are currently recruiting for a Contract Manager to oversee various projects within London and the M25 region. You will have the autonomy to oversee and manage the project teams across multiple contracts ranging from small values to £5m value. Duties will include but not be limited to:


  • Manage project staff to establish and maintain highly motivated and dedicated project
  • Monitor site progress and communicate programme and subsequent changes to all affected parties.
  • Intervene and agree action plans to recover delays where possible.
  • Have a sound commercial overview of all projects
  • Ensure timely request for and delivery of all information that is on the programme.
  • Identify variations to contract that will impact on the programme and ensure programme is revised to accommodate them.
  • Compile such reports as are required to demonstrate progress against programme and
  • Compile procurement schedules and liaise with Senior Buyer re site supply and specialist requirements, specifying deadlines.
  • Ensure enquiries and/or tender packages are sent to sub-contractors and suppliers so that orders can be placed in time to meet programme.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, main contractors and consultants.
  • Work as part of the pre-construction team through the pre-tender & tender process if required


Salary/ Benefits


Salary will be in the region of £55,000 – £70,000.



  • Suitable candidates will have a strong background in Contracts Management.
  • Main Contract or Structural Sub contracting
  • CIOB / MCIOB preferred