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Contracts Manager

£25.0 - £35.0 per annum + £25ph - £35ph
Closing date
19 Sep 2023

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Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Full Time
Job Function
Senior Management

Job Details


Based in Hertfordshire
On site

Are you on the lookout for a new role? I've got an opportunity that could be of interest to you.

The role of Contracts Manager is a demanding one and will require commitment and enthusiasm from the outset. The Contracts Manager will have primary responsibility for all delivery aspects of the councils housing stock. This role sits with in voids and contracts as you will lead the team confidently in delegation and organisation, to ensure a scheduled programme of work is delivered on time and in a safe and compliant manner.

Key Responsibilities
· To lead and ensure the efficient management of the reactive repairs and maintenance contracts
· Ensure that all activities undertaken meet the client's business objectives, turnaround times and other key performance indicators and work/quality standards.
· Develop and maintain procedures for responding quickly and effectively to complaints and enquiries.
· Maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders, clients and contractors
· Financial costing
· Attending properties for inspection purposes
· Providing reports and updates to senior management on contract
· Managing a team of trades operatives
· Ensure compliance of the day-to-day works in respect of governance and adherence to the relevant statutory and regulatory provisions, including health & safety.

Experience and skills
· Advantageous to have experience within the social housing sector
· Proven experience of contract management
· Be highly motivated and able to work in a fast-paced environment
· Have excellent written and communication skills
· Be proficient with Microsoft 365 software
· Be a team player and willing to learn new skills
· Be flexible, proactive, and organised with the ability to multitask

Monday to Friday onsite

Contract management: 3 years (preferred) but experience within voids and contracts is essential
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