Contract Manager

Location Bristol
Discipline: Hard Services Engineering Recruitment
Salary: £60000.0
Contact name: James Cairns

Contact email:
Job ref: 7807
Published: 11 days ago

Contract Manager

£55,000 - £60,000 + Travel Allowance + Package 

Rail Account

5 sites across the UK - 2 South, 3 North

Looking to take the next step into contract management?

Our client is currently looking for a Contract Manager to work across a French multinational rolling stock manufacturer that operates worldwide in rail transport. The portfolio you'll be managing will consist of 5 sites in Plymouth, Brighton, Cambridge, Leeds and Chester - the contract itself is worth £9M with a supply chain of just over £5M, on this account you'll be looking after a team of 4-6 engineers as well as keeping the contract running efficiently. 

As a company they can offer 25 days holiday + bank holidays, company pension & private healthcare, company perk box as well as further career progression.

Responsibilities for a Contract Manager:

  • Experience in managing a team
  • Experience in managing budgets and P&L
  • Presenting and compiling monthly reports to clients.
  • Working closely with the clients daily, managing the relationship between the client and service provider
  • Conducting specific risk assessments
  • Continually review current processes and working practices and actively encourage an environment of innovation and continuous improvement.
  • Producing detailed and specific engineering quotes for a range of mechanical, electrical and building fabric works
  • Active role in annual shutdowns, and project works
  • Sound understanding and experience of meeting health and safety obligations with regards to project and engineering activities
  • Managing sub-contractors permits to work etc.
  • Strong leadership skills

Qualifications / Experience for a Contract Manager:

  • NVQ Level 2/3 in relevant engineering 
  • Technical background (desirable but not essential) 
  • Previous experience managing multiple sites (desirable)
  • Client facing and well presented

If this role is of interest please apply or for more information, call the office on 0208-092-6500 and ask for James.