Contracts Manager

£43200.00 - £48000.00 per annum
19 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Connor McCormack
Job Function
Job position
Contract Type
Full Time

M&E Contracts Manager - M&E Capital Works | Stratford-upon-avon | £48k

Your new company
As one of the country's largest housing associations, this company owns and manages 40,000 homes and is committed to its purpose of Building Communities. This is an ambitious and dynamic organisation with national reach and influence. They are passionate about making a real difference to their communities, ensuring their customers are proud of where they live.

They are a long-term sustainable business and make profit for a purpose in order to re-invest in their services and to build much needed new homes. They announced our strongest financial performance to date, delivering a 45 per cent increase in profits totalling £55.7m and a turnover of £333.3m in the year 2016-17.

Your new role
This is an exciting opportunity for an M&E Contracts Manager to manage a capital delivery stream and team responsible for all mechanical and engineering investment works. In this role, you will ensure all capital delivery programmes of work and quality inspections are commercially managed and delivering within agreed timescales to the correct quantity, quality and budget.

Responsibilities include being responsible for ensuring the regional delivery of the capital delivery programme for all M&E works, (for example but not limited too, lift replacement, upgrades and refurbishments, gate maintenance and refurb, EICR 5 year electrical testing, communal electrical testing, specialist projects such as PV, solar, ground source heat pumps, disabled adaptation mechanical installs such as through floor lifts, hoists, stairs lifts, security systems such as CCTV). To lead on all commercial contract management matters relating to contractors and programmes of works, chairing contract meeting and maximising opportunities for enhanced delivery. As well as a number of other responsibilities.

What you'll need to succeed
We are looking for someone with a high level experience of contributing towards formulation and implementation of investment programmes. You'll need to be educated to degree level in a Building Services related subject or relevant professional qualification. Have sound technical knowledge of Fire Safety, Asbestos, Building services including Gas, Mechanical & Electrical services. Posses a high level experience of commercial management in a competitive private or commercial property services sector. have experience of managing against business plans and budgets. Have a high level of experience in delivering and managing multi disciplinary and commercial contracted programmes. Essential experience of managing performance standards with the contracting market enabling delivery of the investment programme. Be able to manage, motivate and develop staff in an logical, controlled and timely manner. Have relevant professional qualifications (minimum HNC) in a building or project discipline or able to demonstrate extensive relevant commercial contract management experience and equivalent knowledge (For example RICS CABE PRINCE, Agile). Be able to show evidence of Continuing Professional Development and be willing and able to participate in the out of hours emergency roster.

What you'll get in return
This company believes that an organisation's best asset is its people, and as such they want everyone to feel that they can make a difference. They want to unlock the potential in all their employees by maximising their satisfaction in the job. They have a corporate training programme, opportunities for professional development and their staff speak of how they're a great organisation to work for. They offer an excellent benefits package, including private medical insurance, discounted dental insurance and gym membership, 27 days holiday entitlement and pension scheme.

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