Contracts Manager

Job Title: Contracts Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension & Other Benefits
Reference: 88334_1553524372
Contact Name: Adam Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 25, 2019 14:32

Job Description

Position: Contracts Manager
Location: Manchester (North West Based Sites)
Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 + Full Package
Consultant: Adam Wright

Contracts Manager:

Responsibility to oversee all aspects of multiple projects, from start to completion, ensuring they are undertaken on programme, on budget, to a high standard of quality and safety in line with company procedures

Ideally based in the north-west of England, within commuting distance of the Manchester based office.

Responsible for projects throughout mainland UK, with requirement to visit sites on a regular basis.

Ideal Industry Experience:

  • Student accommodation
  • Hotel
  • Apartments
  • *Other multi-occupancy


Able to efficiently source, organise, plan and allocate resources (site management, labour, plant, materials & specialist sub-contractors)

Planning is a key activity and use of MS Project for programming is essential.
Highly literate, numerate and with good IT skills (spreadsheets, etc.)

Conversant with current Health, Safety and Environmental procedures / systems of work


Self-motivated, focussed, confident, enthusiastic, versatile, organised, resourceful, natural leadership skills

Well-presented, articulate, able to liaise directly with clients & present a good company image, good meetings skills, diplomatic, customer-focussed, trust worthy

Other duties:

  • Financially aware, detailed financial monitoring and reporting
  • Able to keep accurate records of project costs.
  • Able to prepare Payment Applications & evaluate works undertaken.
  • Understanding of contract conditions (JCT, etc.)
  • Assess and recover additional / extra works. Resolve any disputes
  • Combine costs / valuation information to monitor profit margins

If you would like more information on this Contracts Management position, or other construction vacancies, please call Adam Wright on 0161 2411 222 or email your current CV through to where it will be reviewed and you will be contacted within 48 hours if your CV is shortlisted for this position.

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