We are currently searching for an experienced Senior Project Manager/Contracts Manager, for our client a highly successful housing and maintenance developer.
This role is a brand-new opportunity to work on a large 2 site; 1 a new build development and the other maintenance on a number of high rise apartments. The role will be to oversee both projects, with Senior Site Managers reporting directly to you, with you holding full responsibility on the job.
We are looking for a passionate individual with a strong track record in delivering exceptional projects on time and on budget.
Responsible for 2 live projects
Pre-start site inspections and preparation of CDM pack and develop through construction plan
Prepare suitable tender list for subcontractors and suppliers, monitor their performance and feedback to Commercial department
Ensure adequate and suitable resources are available for effective site start
Monitor performance against construction programme to ensure targets are met and completions are on time
Progress chasing as required. Provide dates through Sales/Build meetings to ensure legal completions are as forecast
Monitor Health & Safety performance to ensure compliance with legal obligations and Company requirements
Control additional costs for non-productive and prelim expenditure to ensure Group guidelines and take part in cost control meetings
Liaise with all departments to support the Site Manager's role and ensure information, materials and contractors are available
Monitor each stage of construction as work proceeds to ensure a quality product
Liaise with purchasers to ensure we provide a suitable level of service after completion
Support the Site Manager in ensuring that on-site Construction teams are fully resourced and well-directed, with clear guidelines to their own job responsibilities, and are provided with full support in achieving these, in terms of communication, training and development, and the organisation of the site's workload
Provide a professional interface with purchasers, external contracts, contractors etc.
Assist the Construction Director in all matters relating to the efficient performance of the Construction department
To be successful in the role you will possess the following skills and attributes:
Must have experience as a Contracts Manager for a Housing Developer
Have excellent communication and problem-solving skills
Must be computer literate