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​Contracts Manager – New Build Social Housing


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North West - Greater Manchester Permanent February 20th 2020 £35,000 - £45,000 + package APH/FP/2020/2002CM Pippa Holland

Contracts Manager – New Build Social Housing

Manchester – Oldham

£35,000 - £45,000 + Package

A successful regional Main Contractor who specialise in new build social housing are looking to secure the services of a strong Contracts Manager. The company undertake a variety of projects but typically specialise in new build social housing.

This role would suit an ambitious person who wants to make a difference. Most likely, this will be a Contracts Manager who is ready to step up but has maybe not had the opportunity to do so yet. You would be operational lead within the business reporting directly to the Managing Director. You will work closely will all departments and assisting with company strategy and future plans.

You will have Project Managers and Site Managers as direct reports and you will be expected to build and maintain your team to suit the workload.

The ideal candidate MUST have;

  • Experience running multiple sites at one time
  • SMSTS, First Aid and CSCS (Black Card)
  • Experience in a Contracts Manager role or even a Construction Director role.
  • Experience with projects up to at least £8,000,000
  • Delivered multiple new build social housing projects.

It is desirable to have;

  • Experience in both new build and refurbishments
  • Experience on other types of projects including car homes, education and commercial.