Contracts Manager, Guildford

We are looking for a dedicated, experienced and motivated person to join our Guildford operations team. You will lead the Beard project team, communicating business and project objectives to all members of the team and ensure company procedures are followed.

What you will do

  • Set high personal safety and environmental standards and ensure procedures are robustly applied
  • Build good working rapport with customers, consultants and key members of the supply chain
  • Look ahead and plan all aspects of the project, identifying challenges and suggesting solutions
  • Have full ownership of programmes, developing, tracking and taking action where necessary
  • Manage the design process and consultant team to ensure information meets budget and procurement / construction timescales
  • Work closely with others to promote company vision, values and a culture of continuous improvement
  • Set clear goals and objectives for each team member, including personal development objectives
  • Empower and encourage managers to reach considered and appropriate decisions
  • Have profit and loss responsibility, working closely with the project QS to ensure targets are met
  • Record and report all areas of delay or disruption to the progress of works and work to find resolution of issues

What you will bring

  • Ability to demonstrate strong commercial acumen
  • Ability to bring an objective view to situations and draw parties together to achieve successful outcomes
  • Ability to achieve successful outcomes through building strong teams who work together for the common good
  • Ability to coach and develop team members to a higher level of personal performance
  • Great communication skills
  • 3 years experience as a contracts manager, or 5 years as a project manager
  • Must have experience in D&B, framework, two stage and negotiated contracts
  • Must have experience in D&B, framework, two stage and negotiated contracts Preconstruction knowledge and able to assist with tendering

Site staff at Beard as a minimum must have SMSTS, First aid at work and CSCS.

Beard has an open and dynamic approach to business, and we live our values – Friendly, Efficient and Committed. If you would like to come and talk to us about this vacancy and have the relevant experience, please send your CV to: [email protected] the closing date is Friday 18 January 2019

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