An established engineering company in the Walsall area are looking for a Senior Contracts Project Manager to join their team.
This is a great opportunity to be part of a multi-disciplined construction / project biased Company offering turnkey solutions predominantly in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical and other hygiene conscious industries.
As senior Contracts Project manager you will be reporting directly to the Group Directors. This role will involve
tendering, managing and controlling various sized projects, including controlling expenditure on contracts within targets and allowances set at tender stage. This will require someone whose attention to detail and ability to multi task are unquestionable, as this will be pivotal part in determining project-specific success and divisional growth.
Role - Senior Contracts Project Manager
Location - West Midlands
Package - £45,000 - £50,000, Car, Mobile Phone
o Organise and chair progress meetings with clients, sub-contractors and contractors for onsite coordination
o Be involved and assist in developing in house Project / Trainee Supervisors and Managers, assisting
them in the daily management of their projects.
o Assist in planning new projects from concept to completion including taking control of labour for
performance and cost, ensuring reports are actioned with accuracy and within the required timeframe.
o Prepare time plans for projects.
o Manage and audit ongoing projects including reducing costs, time and personnel involved.
o Complete applications for payments and ensure all site paperwork and any non-contracted works are
captured and authorised in a timely fashion.
o Quantify and purchase materials in line with project timescales obtaining best price and delivery to meet
program schedules and costs.
o Develop and maintain ongoing relationships with suppliers and core sub-contractors ensuring value for
money is considered at all times including a level of repeat business is obtained.
o Ensure all correspondence is answered and actioned.
o Any other duties as required and within the skills set of this role.
Skills and Experience
o Must possess previous experience of working in a similar position.
o Experience of working within the Construction / food industry background would be a clear advantage.
In addition to possessing commercial / quantity surveying experience.
o Develop ongoing relations with our customer base.
o Knowledge of financial status of projects under your control.
o Protect the Company's contractual positions.
o Produce consistent good financial returns on projects.
o Proficient in using Microsoft Office programmes especially Word, Excel and MS Project.
o Must be able to communicate effectively thus influencing at all levels within our organisation and with
our repeat customers and clients.
o Must be quality driven with attention to detail being paramount in everything achieved.
o Candidates must have a proven track record and can achieve objectives within agreed timeframes.
o Must be flexible and able to travel. Dependant on business needs, there may be occasions whereby
overnight stays or unsocial working hours are required.
o Must hold a UK driving licence that meets our insurance requirements.
At Technical Network we use our relationships to represent Talent and Industry - with our specialist recruitment and industry knowledge connecting the two. Specialising in manufacturing, engineering and scientific recruitment, working closely within the aerospace, automotive and food & drink market sectors, focusing on permanent and interim /contract positions for specialist technical and management roles.
We have been established for over 30 years and we really know our industries and market sectors inside out and top to bottom. So with us your time is always well spent.
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