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​Contracts Manager – large established subcontractor

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North West - Greater Manchester Permanent January 23rd 2020 £55k APH/FP/2020/2301CM Pippa Holland

Contracts Manager – large established subcontractor



Experienced Contracts Manager (Building and Construction Industry) ideally with knowledge of joinery, to join an exciting established and developing company with opportunities of career development.

As part of the team working on the Projects and Contracts you will be part of an industry leading manufacturer of bespoke joinery products, working within the health, education, leisure and commercial sectors.

This is an exciting opportunity to become a Contracts Manager within this expanding manufacturing business.

Operating within the Production Planning team, you will manage individual jobs / contracts from their inception through to delivery with the customer.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Liaising with the customer to determine requirements
  • Ordering of bespoke materials from suppliers
  • Preparation of production schedule for factory
  • Monitor progress of projects
  • Work closely with the Production Manager to establish delivery date
  • Build and maintain relationships with customers, suppliers and colleagues Skills Required
  • Good verbal and written communication skills able to establish and maintain effective working relationships
  • Computer literate with a solid understanding of Microsoft Office Suite, with particular reference to Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of joinery products ideal
  • Ability to read architects drawings
  • Knowledge of CAD and taking off from drawings an advantage
  • Knowledge of joinery contract management an advantage