Contract Manager

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Simon Acres Recruitment are excited to be recruiting for a forward thinking established company based in Yorkshire, to find a Contract Manager.

Salary paying up to £42,000

Benefits: Fully expensed company car or car allowance and bonus scheme

Working Hours: Monday to Friday 8.45am-5pm

You will be field based and will be ideally located to cover Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Wiltshire areas. You must have demonstrable Contract Management experience in the kitchen, bedroom, or bathroom industry within the contracts sector.

The Role:

  • Being responsible for controlling all aspects of kitchen installations on developer’s live sites
  • Undertaking pre-start meetings with customer site management teams
  • Working with the H&S team to produce site specific Health and Safety, COSHH and Risk Assessment documentation
  • Carrying out check measures on all plots including checking service positions, photos, delivery access and confirming plot(s) are ready for installation
  • Assisting the design team with any site issues that may arise and liaising on design changes
  • Managing site plot call-off, delivery and installation activity
  • Attending on-site installation inspections including quality/remedial reporting and control
  • Ensuring fitters have support on site, including delivering/installing minor remedial items to help reduce the remedial fit costs
  • Regularly visiting sites with site management to provide customers with a high level of support
  • Producing and distributing site related updated reports to ensure customers are fully briefed on all site-based activity for the week ahead
  • Regularly travelling within own area, as well as travelling nationally and overnight stays on occasion

Candidate Requirements:

  • Must have a proven track record of managing and/or the coordination of contract kitchen installations or a similar technical contracts construction position
  • Sound and practical knowledge of the design and fitting of kitchens including understanding CAD plans, measuring, installation & site procedures
  • Confident & assertive
  • Ability to assess a situation and react swiftly to resolve issues efficiently and in the most cost-effective manner
  • Be able to use mobile platforms to access customer relationship management system
  • working knowledge of current HSE regulations
  • Previous experience of Site Management within the contracts sector
  • SSSTS/SMSTS/CSCS certification (desirable)
  • Must be able to use Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc)
  • UK driving Licence


Simon Acres Recruitment are acting as the employment agency in relation to this vacancy.

27 June 2022
South East
Paying up to £42,000, plus fully expensed company car or car allowance & bonus scheme