Senior Contracts Manager - London

Site & Project Management
Ref: 1847 Date Posted: Thursday 24 Jun 2021
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Job Title                       Senior Contracts Manager

Job Location                UK, England

Salary                          £90,000 - £100,000 (plus package)


About the Company


Main Contractor has extensive knowledge in the healthcare, commercial, industrial, educational, residential and civil engineering sectors, and has completed projects from minor building works to major construction projects. This contractor has an established base already over in the UK, however is looking to expand on that and grow steadily – with a number of new projects in the pipeline they are looking for a full time Snr Contracts Manager to head up the overall operations in England


*** Progression into Director level ***


The Role


  • Set up Project management team and QS team to report into you
  • Plan projects and ensure they are programmed to a level of detail necessary for the site team to deliver the scheme without delays.
  • Ensure procurement and reconciliation of materials is carried out in accordance with Company procedures to best value and prevent delays
  • Attend tender handover meetings and deliver pre-start meetings to the site team
  • Ensure a commercial plan and end of life forecast is in place and monitored monthly for the successful commercial delivery of the project
  • Ensure correct commercial engagement of subcontractors Implement the risk management process, review risk register and check risk controls
  • Review the CVRs monthly with the project teams, implementing necessary actions
  • Complete and distribute the Contract Initiation/Completion form for each project
  • Ensure weekly review of progress, budget resources and forward planning are carried out, and lookahead programmes are in place
  • Chair and attend internal and external meetings and ensure the production of accurate records of any discussions and actions
  • Ensure timely management of both temporary and permanent design to meet the requirements of each project



  • 10+ Years’ Experience
  • Background in Quantity Surveying is preferred but not essential
  • Extensive experience of managing various projects within 20 – 60M
  • Good working knowledge of contract conditions, CDM regulations, design management, programme and risk management and cost control including forecasting, actual cost and value reporting
  • Experience of MS project Knowledge of the NEC contract including the Early Warning and Compensation Event mechanisms
  • Educated as a minimum to HNC/HND/Degree level (or equivalent) SMSTS CSCS card Experience of Pre-Qualification and Tendering process for a number of multi-discipline projects
  • Excellent people management skills with the ability to influence and mentor Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with both customers and all levels of staff Problem solving skills and analytical thinking



Additional Info

  • For any more information on the role, please don’t hesitate to contact Patrick Currie Recruitment
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