Contracts Manager

Recruiter
Best In Recruitment
Location
Coventry
Salary
30,000 - 40,000
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Best in Recruitment, Manufacturing and Engineering specialists, are recruiting for a Contracts Manager in the Coventry Area.

The Role of Contracts Manager

- To manage multiple projects through to completion and have overall responsibility for successful delivery - On budget, On time and meeting client expectations
- To be involved with cultivating existing and new customers, building relationships with suppliers and assisting identify new opportunities for the company
- To manage client expectations and resolve, where possible, any issues or disputes throughout all stages of the enquiry and project
- To attend initial Contract Handover meetings to receive Programme of works, budget and scope and attend subsequent meetings to discuss progress against budget etc.
- To manage and report on Project costs (Actual and Forecast) for ALL elements of the project, including materials and resources.
- Ensure that accurate and detailed records are maintained including correspondence logs, Projects Folders etc.
- To develop and manage a contingency plan throughout project covering milestones, available resources etc.
- To effectively manage the Projects Team encompassing Design, manufacture, site supervision and commissioning

Details of Our client who seek a Contracts Manager

- Has been established over 30 years and employs around 80 specialist Engineers
- Provide Control System Integration Solutions to a wide variety of sectors including Automotive, Food, Utilities and more
- Are experts in design and implementation of SCADA, CIM, MES and specific integration at the top end of control systems and material handling.
- providing expertise in the design and implementation of HMI, SCADA, CIM, MES and specific integration at the top-end of control systems and materials handling
- provide quality system integration service solutions into a wide range of industrial market sectors

The ideal candidate for the role of Contracts Manager

- Will have at least 5 years experience within a Engineering / Project role.
- Experience within a Contract Manager role and a degree qualification in Electrical / Systems is desirable but not essential
- Experience of NEC3 Sub Contracts
- Will need experience within either Electrical Control Systems, Automotive, Food, FMCG, Handling Systems or Utility Industries
- Will have knowledge and understanding of specification, design, installation and commissioning of equipment
- Understanding and knowledge of CDM, CE, PUWER, HSAW, Red Book / Green Book etc. standards
- Will have the ability to negotiate, influence internally and externally at all levels and have excellent written and communication skills
- Will be highly driven and organised with the ability to manage multiple contracts successfully

If the above opportunity is of interest and you feel you have the skills required for the above role of Contracts Manager, please apply today. Should you require and further information about this or any other role please contact:

Keira Morris, Specialist Engineering and Manufacturing Recruitment Manager at Best in Recruitment