Posted November 20, 2018

Contracts Manager

  • Employer North Midland Construction
  • Location Nottinghamshire
  • Salary On application

North Midland Construction Plc (NM Group) operates​ ​nationally with 11 regional offices and workshops​​ enabling us to provide a local service to our customers​ promoting sustainable working relationships.  We provide a complete service offering​ ​to the construction industry from​ ​conception to optimisation, delivering​ ​best value and innovation.

Our six operational divisions provide focused​ ​services to customers across our five chosen​ ​core market sectors of: Construction, ​ ​Power, Highways, Telecommunications and​ ​Water; providing engineering, construction​ ​management and frontline delivery services.

We operate within our values of: People, ​ ​Inspire, Excellence, which remain key to our​ ​strategic aims and objectives for growth. We are immensely proud of our family ethos​ ​which we are committed to maintaining​ ​throughout our business.

An opportunity has arisen for a Contracts Manager to work for our Building Division. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing and managing all activities and staff to ensure that Health & Safety, design, procurement, financial control and site activities are managed to the highest standards. This relates to all areas of project delivery pre-construction, during construction and post construction.  One of the primary responsibilities will be to align to the client’s direction and needs, interpret contract commitments and to manage client expectations.

The main duties include the responsibility for the following:

  • Ensure commercial challenge at all times to site teams
  • Ensure the minimum of waste results from all operations on site and that proper and effective standards of housekeeping are maintained
  • Regularly review project status ensuring all options have been considered and evaluated to improve performance
  • Coordinate with the Project Team to ensure that the design activities are visible and that all operations are aligned to support the programme
  • Promote behaviours to influence best performance
  • To regularly review project status ensuring all options have been considered and evaluated to improve performance
  • Regular site visits
  • Support staff development
  • Build client, consultant and supply chain relationships
  • Ensure commercial challenge at all times to site teams
  • Promote Near Miss and Positive Intervention reporting
  • Development of strong team working relationships
  • Programme and procure resource
  • Reviewing sub-contractor performance
  • Ensure audit findings are closed out
  • Contract and financial negotiations
  • Set and monitor targets - cost / time / P&G review / meetings
  • Ensuring all staged design/programmes are updated in line with requirements
  • Training and career development of employees
  • Monitoring of site Health and Safety behaviours
  • Development and implementation of business improvement plans
  • Ensuring all project KPI`s and KPM`s are achieved
  • Ensuring compliance to divisional & client procedures
  • Cost risk management and early identification of problematic projects
  • Ownership of the entire project, design, costs, programme, documentation, site activities and procurement.
  • Bring and drive innovative ideas
  • High management level meeting attendance as required

Skills and Qualifications

  • An industry applicable qualification
  • Commercial and contractual awareness with a proven track record of success
  • A good level of competency of Microsoft packages
  • Self-motivation, passion and a driven 'can do' attitude
  • Be able to organise yourself and others workload
  • An excellent communicator

To apply online click here

North Midland Construction PLC is an equal opportunities employer
Paula Milsom

Paula Millsom
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