Contracts/Installation Manager

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Simon Acres Recruitment are proud to represent for a leading KBB manufacturer who are looking for a Contracts Manager to join their Installations team to support the increasing number of special project developments in the South.  The ideal candidate must live within the London M25/Guildford/Crawley area.


The purpose of the role is to manage the installation process through to completion on fast moving, third-party, high-rise developments across the area.


Key responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Ensuring sufficient levels of subcontract labour available to meet customer demands
  • Maximising profits through efficient working practices
  • Ensuring new sites are set up correctly by attending pre-order and site set up meetings as required
  • Ensuring the highest levels of fit quality are maintained by checking subcontract fitters work on a regular basis
  • Actively & professionally manage the resolution of any issues that arise on sites.
  • Ensuring fitting teams maintain all necessary qualifications and certifications, i.e. CSCS cards, SSSTS / SMSTS, Face fit certificates and the like
  • Ensuring works are carried out in a safe manner and in accordance with the Risk Assessments & Method Statements
  • Auditing of sites and fitters during regular site visits
  • Obtaining all Practical Completion Certificates or Installation Report Forms in line with KPI targets
  • Liaising with the Business Development Managers, New Business Managers and Project Managers as required
  • Keeping up to date with procedures, products, and installation methods


In order to succeed in this role, you must be:

  • Able to communicate confidently with people at all levels
  • Self-motivated and looking to progress in your career
  • Able to manage multiple projects positively
  • Able to work under pressure to maintain deadlines
  • Computer literate
  • Personally presentable at all times


You will also have:

  • Ideally a construction related qualification
  • Knowledge of kitchen installations
  • Excellent IT ability
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Understanding of health and safety – would suit IOSH, SMSTS, SSSTS
  • CSCS is desired but not essential
  • A full driving licence


This position will be rewarded with a competitive salary


For enquiries, please either apply or you may call 0203 701 6660 and ask for Cara.

Simon Acres Recruitment are acting as the recruitment agency for this vacancy

12 January 2022
Greater London
£44,000 per annum