Contracts Manager – Passive Fire Protection
North Midlands Based
£Neg. + Package
Mon-Fri (Apply online only)hrs
About us
A specialist Fire Safety and Passive Fire Protection contractor that operate nationally throughout the UK with a number of blue chip clients across a range of sectors to include; education, commercial, leisure, residential, hotels, manufacturing and industrial. They provide a range of services and related products to ensure buildings and people remain safe. They have an enviable client list and excellent reputation for the works completed safely, to programme and budget.
Contracts Manager – London & South
Reporting into the Managing Director you will be responsible for ensuring projects and contracts are completed safely, on time, to budget and to the required, scope, program and specification. Control costs and keep construction projects on track from implementation right through to practical completion. You will take responsibility for the overview of the day-to-day running and smooth operations of all sites and site labour. To be the point of contact and oversee all communication between the Client and the company strictly adhering to the Health & Safety Policy and protocols at all times.
Key Responsibilities:
* Attending meetings with the clients
* Manage contracts from implementation to practical completion
* Understand and define project scope, goals and deliverables to ensure the project is delivered within budget and program
* Oversee all site managers/supervisors taking responsibility of all scope of works within
* Complete management of a direct labour and sub-contractors (including checking and signing off timesheets)
* To visit client sites to carry out additional surveys and produce detailed reports with costing’s for the client where applicable
* Maintain good working relationships with clients and site operatives
* Ensure all projects are ran within current legislation, to specification and compliance using the relevant British standards
* Ensure site Health and Safety requirements are adhered to and deliver tool box talks)
* Managing multisite contracts across the country
* Ensure projects have continual material supplies and the correct levels of labour/sub-contract labour to be able to perform within budget and program
* Ensuring all method statements and risk assessments are completed and filed in the project folder as well as distributed to the relevant parties (this includes sub-contractors)
* Ensure all projects are registered on FIRAS (or other) before starting on site
* Ensuring budgets and programs are met in line with original quotations
* Effectively communicate project expectations to all team members and clients
* Raise PO’s for sub-contractors
You will:
* Have relevant Passive Fire Protection industry experience as Contracts Manager
* NVQ Level 6/7 in Construction Management
* Experience on managing projects from initial enquiry to completion and handover
* Commercially and contractually aware
* Excellent organisational skills and able to manage own workload
* Excellent communication and motivational skills, polished client facing
* IT literate
* Willing to commute nationally as sometimes required
* Full UK Drivers Licence
* Stable work history
This is an excellent opportunity for someone with relevant experience looking for a fresh new challenge that offers excellent rewards.
Please forward a current CV in the first instance.
289 Group Ltd (formally MSB Recruitment Ltd) is an Employment Agency working within the building and civil engineering sectors throughout the UK
Contracts Manager / Project Manager / Fire Protection / Passive Fire Protection / Fire Doors

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