Contracts Manager (Painting/Refurbishment – Social Housing)

Contracts Manager (Social Housing and Refurbishment works)

Novus Property Solutions are
a dynamic, award winning property maintenance, refurbishment and new build
specialist with more than 750 staff in 26 Locations across the UK providing a
combination of local knowledge and national strength. We are a Social and
Environmentally responsible family run business with a rich 124-year heritage,
delivering a range of bespoke services and solutions to a wide variety of
clients.   

As a result of our success we are
seeking an enthusiastic
 Contracts Manager to work from our Basingstoke operational office covering Dorset, Hampshire, Berkshire, Sussex and Surrey

Benefits

  • Competitive
    Salary
  • Company
    Car/Car Allowance
  • Discounted
    Healthcare Scheme
  • Pension
  • 23
    days holidays & BH 

Summary – Contracts
Manager

The role of the
Contracts Manager is to ensure the smooth operation of a number of designated
contracts / sites from implementation to completion and handover.

With responsibility for the control and
management of a number of Site Managers, the role holder will ensure contracts
are completed to programme, with zero defects, within budget and with no risk
to the Health & Safety of their operational team, the client or the general
public.

The successful candidate will be client facing and have strong experience in Social Housing, Refurbishment and Fire door works, estimating experience would be beneficial.

Key
Responsibilities – Contracts Manager

  • Assist in
    the preparation, processing and selection of estimates, bids and tenders.
  • Assist in
    the development of the procurement programme.
  • Assist in
    the presentation of the contract brief to the client
  • Manage the
    selection and formation of site personnel teams (inc. sub contractors) as
    determined by individual contracts.
  • Manage site
    personnel, work activities and resources to meet the requirements of individual
    contracts.
  • Control
    individual contract progress towards completion.
  • Control
    individual contract budgets.
  • Ensure all
    necessary contract documentation / reports are accurate and produced on time.
  • Identify
    Social Value and Customer Service requirements for each contract and manage, deliver
    and report against these commitments.

Key skills

  • Must have a
    minimum of 5 years experience in a similar role and sector.
  • Holds the
    relevant qualifications.
  • Must hold a
    current SMSTS or associated NVQ.
  • Essential to have experience of Social Housing/Refurbishment works
  • Passive Fire Protection experience extremely beneficial 
  • Must be an
    enthusiastic self-starter with confident communications skills.
  • Confident IT
    skills, proficient in the use of MS Office.
  • Must be flexible
    in hours of work and travel and hold a Full UK Driving Licence.

Successful candidates can look forward
to a varied and rewarding career with a company that holds the Investors in
People accreditation and was the Construction News Awards Winner of
Employer of the Year.

Applications are welcomed from all as
we are a registered Equal Opportunities Employer. We are a socially and
environmentally responsible national building and maintenance.

NO RECRUITMENT AGENCIES UNLESS YOU
INTEND TO WAIVE ALL FEES 

Location

Basingstoke

Reference

VA953

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