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Contracts Manager 2024-05-15 This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading multi-disciplinary construction company located in Southeast London. Our client is seeking an experienced Construction Contracts Manager to join their team which is currently expanding to meet the demands of growing project portfolios across Greater London.  Cento Intelligent Resource Solution 2024-06-15

Contracts Manager

London / permanent / Up to £50,000

Stew Pennykid
sp@centogroup.com

50000 DAY

Up to £50,000

GBP
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Contracts Manager 

Southeast London

Up to £50,000

 

This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading multi-disciplinary construction company located in Southeast London. Our client is seeking an experienced Construction Contracts Manager to join their team which is currently expanding to meet the demands of growing project portfolios across Greater London. 

 

As a Construction Contracts Manager, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the successful execution of our clients projects from pre-construction to post-construction phases. Your responsibilities will include:

 

Pre-Construction Phase:

  • Assisting in project tendering and preparation of pre-qualification questionnaires (PQQs) in accordance with industry regulations.
  • Drafting construction contracts using standard forms such as Joint Contracts Tribunal (JCT) contracts.
  • Collaborating with Project Managers and engineers to develop project schedules and budgets, considering UK labour rates, material availability, and building regulations compliance.

Construction Phase:

  • Overseeing contract execution, ensuring compliance with terms and conditions, utilising contracts such as NEC or ICC terms for international projects.
  • Monitoring project expenditures against budgets, addressing cost overruns and VAT considerations.
  • Proactively identifying and mitigating project risks, including those specific to UK construction.

Post-Construction Phase:

  • Facilitating contract closeout procedures, including final inspections and claims resolution following JCT or NEC dispute resolution procedures.
  • Maintaining detailed records of contracts, negotiations, and communications, adhering to UK data protection regulations.
  • Preparing reports for stakeholders, summarising project progress and budget variances.

 

Requirements:

  • Extensive experience in construction contract management.
  • Strong understanding of UK construction contracts, including JCT, NEC, and ICC terms.
  • Excellent negotiation, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in project management tools and contract management software.
  • Working knowledge of UK construction methods, materials, and industry standards.

 

Benefits:

  • Company pension.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Hybrid working.