Project Director

Contracts Manager

Ref: 647Monday 10 May 2021

£100,000 +

We are searching for an experienced Contracts Manager / Project Director to work with a residential developer who has over 30 years experience successfully delivering high-quality residential projects throughout Ireland, the UK and Europe.

Our client has just been granted planning permission for a high quality 600 + unit project in the Devon region. The Project Director will have the opportunity to get involved with this exciting project at a very early stage and will be responsible for ensuring its planned, managed and delivered successfully.

This will be our clients first project in the region so they are looking for someone who has a proven track record in delivering high-volume, high quality projects in the South West of England.


Role:

  • Recruit, develop and coach and individuals to build a high performing team of professionals to ensure project success.
  • Ensuring the construction team is fully resourced and well-directed, with clear guidelines to their own job.
  • Prepare suitable tender lists of subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Lead the commercial team to ensure the procurement of best value contracts and services.
  • Monitor sub-contractor and supplier performance and feedback to Commercial department
  • Proving hands-on support to the project team
  • Working with a commercial team to ensure the target forecasts are met.
  • Manage the performance of the site teams.
  • Reporting to company Directors.
  • Accountable for project financial performance, ensuring financial targets are met or exceeded.
  • Responsible for leading a robust SHEQ programme, monitoring Health & Safety performance to ensure compliance with legal obligations and Company requirements
  • Prepare and maintain the programme and documents to monitor project progress.
  • Oversee and support the project team to ensure the project is delivered to the highest standard.

Requirements:

  • Suitable candidates must have experience of working at Contracts Management or Project Director level for established housing developers or contractors on traditional build projects in the South West.

On Offer:

An exceptional salary and benefits package will be offered to the successful person.