Contracts Manager

Contracts Manager

Ref: 596Monday 12 April 2021

€75,000 - €85,000

Acrow Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Contracts Manager to work with a Mayo-based building contractor.

The role will include the following responsibilities:

  • Preparation of pricing schedule and specification based upon drawings provided.
  • Provide advice on all aspects of detailed design.
  • Assist with cost analysis on sites being considered for acquisition.
  • Setting targets, objectives, and responsibilities for all supervised staff.
  • Regularly reviewing timings, budget, labour, risk and project plans to ensure work stays on track with 3rd party contractors and the in-house contractors.
  • Develop and maintain close relationships with all appropriate internal and external stakeholders, including customers, sub-contractors and supply chain
  • Preparation of Contract Preliminaries
  • Advise on procurement route and contractor selection
  • Advise of suitable forms of Build Contract
  • Obtain competitive tenders or negotiated tenders where appropriate
  • Undertake tender analysis and make recommendations
  • Prepare building contracts and arrange for contracts to be executed
  • Visit sites as necessary to administer the contract and monitor works
  • Undertake valuation assessments and certify payments accordingly.
  • Obtain all necessary completion documents
  • Prepare collateral warranties as necessary and arrange the execution
  • Based in Co Mayo with travel to sites and meetings as required.

The successful candidate should have the following attributes and experience:

  • 10 years’ experience in project management and contract administration. Ideally with a strong focus on residential developments.
  • Broad knowledge of current building regulations and construction methods.
  • Strong commercial awareness with the ability to create savings through creative design, planning and procurement
  • A working knowledge of prevailing health and safety legislation and practice.
  • Ability to inform all aspects of detailed design.
  • Highly organised and able to coordinate teams of contractors.
  • Able to work as part of a team as well as being an effective manager
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good IT skills, including working knowledge of AutoCAD.

Package on offer:

  • Competitive basic salary.
  • Car allowance or vehicle.
  • Laptop, phone, etc

If you're interested in the role and would like to apply please contact Michael Boyce on 083 4071301 or apply online.