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Contracts Manager | Northamptonshire | Leading Resi l Developer | Up to £90k + Package

Contracts Manager | Northamptonshire | Leading Resi l Developer | Up to £90k + Package

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Contracts Manager


Leading Residential Developer

Up to £90,000 + Package

Experienced Contracts Manager being recruited to, due to brand new sites starting and growth within the region. At any given time, you’ll find us working on some circa 400 developments in both towns and rural areas across the UK, and every one poses unique challenges. Some are from scratch on brownfield sites; others see us adapting existing buildings, like old factories or disused hospitals.

Reporting to the Construction Director, to oversee the week-to-week management of a number of sites, supporting site management and maintaining a flow of information between all Divisional departments and site. Key focus should be on achieving targets in health and safety, quality, customers care and cost, including all associated pre and post housebuilding works.


You will be expected to:

Ensure compliance at all times to at least the company health and safety standards and processes and any further laws or legislation

Assist in the re-commencement work with other Divisional departments in preparing the CDM pack and the various site strategies and plans

Assist in compiling a suitable tender list of contractors, monitoring their performance and feeding back to the Commercial department

Ensure adequate and suitable resources are available for an effective site start

Monitor all plots performance against the build programme and address any issues that are delaying plots

Provide dates to support sales/build meetings to ensure all Legal Completions are programmed accurately and achieved in a timely manner

Monitor costs on site in relation to labour, materials, customer care and replacement materials

Ensure that all plots are built to the highest standard of quality, at a minimum, comply with the NHBC Standards and Building Regulations

Undertake company directed quality control procedures and inspections at the correct timings and managing the correcting of any defects so as not to incur additional cost, time delays to the programme or reduction in the final quality

Liaise proactively with other internal departments, externals suppliers and partners to ensure the build programme is achieved

Provide professional support and coaching to site management to develop their skills and experience. This should take the form of regular PDR and development meetings but also informal and short-term site based learning

Ensure that the on-site site management team is 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 and resources

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