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Contracts Manager

Derby, Derbyshire
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
The Basics

Role: Contracts Manager
Location: Derby (travel to sites required)
Salary: £75,000 + package
Company: Tier 1 builder
Experience: 3+ years contracts management in Tier 1/2

The Company

Are you looking for a step into a Tier 1 builder that values its employees? Does your current employer run you into the ground with no thanks at the end of it? Our client is one of the most successful privately owned construction companies in the UK, and it's achieved this status by taking care of what matters most, its employees.

The Role

Our client is looking for an experienced Contracts Manager to join their growing business. As a Tier 1 builder, they already have a strong pipeline of work, but don't worry, you'll only be looking after 2 sites (£5-£15m) at a time!

The Job Spec

Producing plans and estimating budgets and timescales
Discussing, drafting, reviewing and negotiating the terms of business contracts
Agreeing budgets and timescales with the clients
Managing construction schedules and budgets
Dealing with any unexpected costs
Attending site meetings to monitor progress
Acting as the main point of contact for clients, site and project managers
Working with third parties to ensure that everyone understands their roles and responsibilities
Making sure construction projects meet agreed technical standards
Liaising with technical and financial staff, sub-contractors, legal teams and the client's own representatives
Overseeing invoicing at the end of a project
Working on-site and in an office.


3+ years contracts management experience (preferably including schools or industrial units)
Tier 1 / 2 experience
2 x references
Full driving licence

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  • Job Reference: 662716842-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Think Recruitment
    Think Recruitment
  • Location: Derby, Derbyshire
  • Salary: £75,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £6.5K car allowance + package
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent