Contract Manager

Location United Kingdom
Discipline: Senior Management Recruitment
Salary: £60,000
Contact name: Sarah Hamill Moss

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Job ref: 14361
Published: 2 months ago

Contract Manager
£55,000 - £60,000 Per Annum + Car + 20% Bonus

This is a really exciting opportunity for an experienced Contract Manager to work on a niche contract operating within the transport sector!

You will be responsible for 2 sites, primarily being based on site in Derbyshire with occasional travel to West Yorkshire.

It is essential that the suitable candidate has a proven managerial background with experience of managing diverse teams – ILM Level 3 an ideal qualification.
Technical experience an advantage however not essential (Electrical bias preferred)
This is a very busy and demanding site with a high paced working environment.
The ideal candidate must have experience managing budgets with P&L experience being another advantage.

You will be responsible for a client portfolio worth circa £4Million and will oversee a handful of engineers across the sites. Previous client management experience is essential ideally with professional qualifications to support this. 

Job Accountabilities:

  • To manage the client service delivery over the 2 locations, ensuring all available resources work in a collaborative manner

  • To be accountable for the financial performance of the contract

  • To develop meaningful and sustainable relationships with the Client and related Client organisation

  • To ensure mobile & site based personnel manage the contract to the Service Level Agreements (SLAs) as they apply to technical and related services

  • To monitor and develop direct reports through training and regular reviews

  • To deliver training and corporate briefings

  • To ensure that all risks relating to safety, health, environment and quality are effectively managed through the use of risk assessments, PPE, training and company procedures to ensure a safe working environment for both employees and clients

  • To work with the mobile & on-site teams in planning, implementing and monitoring the standards of all works relating to the PPM schedule and reactive works

  • To work with the operational and support teams to ensure all completion times for planned, corrective and reactive works are correctly logged and recorded within the company’s asset management system

  • To establish, operate and maintain procedures for the effective planning, organisation, control, monitor and review of the services

  • To maintain commercial understanding of the client contractual deliverable across all services

  • To maintain and agree a clear business plan for the appointed contract

  • To work with operational management to develop performance measurement and improvement objectives in line with business plan through positive collaboration

  • To review contract performance monthly with the account director and agree future plans

  • To drive profit improvement through both sales generation and cost saving initiatives in a collaborative manner with the operations teams

  • To ensure compliance with all statutory and company procedures across the stakeholder groups

  • To set, monitor and control SLAs  seeking opportunities to provide added value across the delivery stakeholders

  • To understand and meet customer requirements, utilising various feedback mechanisms to enhance service delivery

Qualifications / Experience

  • Managerial experience with relevant qualification (ILM Level 3 or equivalent)

  • Technical Background advantageous but not essential

  • Previous contract management experience

  • Good experience working in facilities management

  • Drive - willing to travel 

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