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Contracts Manager

Location: Dundee
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + plus benefits
Benefits: plus benefits
Reference: J43739
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full-time
Created: 25th March 2024
Closing: 22nd April 2024

Role: Contract Manager

Type: Permanent

Locations: Tayside/Angus/Perth/Fife

On behalf of our client, a highly reputable civil engineering contractor focusing predominately on infrastructure and groundworks projects across Fife, Perth, Angus and Tayside we are eager to speak with an experience Contract Manager seeking their next career challenge. 

As the Contract Manager you will oversee multiple sites, ensuring seamless coordination among departments and site management teams.  With a focus on meeting targets in health and safety, quality, program adherence, and cost efficiency, you’ll play a pivotal role in the success of the business in the area.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Cultivate potential commercial opportunities during tender stages.
  • Develop pre-construction plans and commercial strategies.
  • Lead delivery efforts across existing and new sites.
  • Create construction programs and assist in subcontractor selection.
  • Foster communication among clients, technical teams, and the commercial department.
  • Manage the construction team effectively.
  • Ensure stringent adherence to HSEQ protocols.
  • Guarantee compliance with contractual obligations.
  • Vigilantly monitor project performance and instigate corrective actions when necessary.
  • Support timely preparation and release of comprehensive management reports.
  • Evaluate staff performance.

Key Success Factors/Preferred Experience:

  • Minimum of a degree or HND in civil engineering or related field.
  • Previous experience in civil engineering experience.
  • Managing multiple projects concurrently, ensuring seamless execution and optimal resource allocation.
  • Systematic approach to task execution.
  • Commercial Acumen.  The ideal candidate must possess a keen business sense and a strategic approach to project operations, contributing to successful financial outcomes.
  • Superb communication and liaison skills.
  • Proficient in people management with comprehensive knowledge of construction and civil engineering practices and regulations.
  • SMSTS, First Aid and CSCS qualifications are essential.

On offer is a highly competitive salary with additional benefits package including a company car.  With a healthy pipeline of work secured, this is an opportunity that can provide you with long term job security in these uncertain times.  If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, please apply with a copy of your most recent CV or for more information, contact, contact Karin Campbell on 01786 446651 quoting J43739.

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