Rose Homes for Life Contracts Manager

In response to continued growth Rose Builders ‘Homes For Life’ are looking for a Contracts Manager. The role is a great opportunity to join our business and innovate the continued delivery from this versatile team. The core responsibilities are, reporting to the Construction Director, to manage and motivate the operational teams across several sites and ensure works are completed accurately and on time.

Key focus will be on achieving targets in production to maintain the Build Programme, Health and Safety , Build Quality, Customer Care and Budget Costs.

You will be expected to :

  • Ensure compliance at all times with the Company Health And Safety Standards and Processes also against current Legislation and Law;
  • Assist in the Pre-Commencement work for projects including developing the Construction Method Statements and Construction Phase Plans;
  • Assist the Surveying team in subcontract procurement for the project, offering proactive feedback on Subcontractors performance;
  • Assist in developing build strategies and welfare set ups for new sites / developments;
  • Monitor all plots against the build programme and targets and address any issues that may cause delays;
  • Ensure that all plots are built to the highest standards of quality, complying with NHBC Standards and Building Regulations;
  • Ensure that the company Build Quality Assurance checks and procedures are followed;
  • Ensure that site presentation is kept to the highest standards;
  • Ensure all Legal Completions are achieved in a timely fashion;
  • Liaise proactively with the Technical, Surveying, Planning, Customer Care and Sales teams;
  • Provide the Site Management Teams professional support, motivation, coaching and mentoring to help develop and improve their skills and experience;
  • Ensure that the Site Management teams are appropriately resourced, well directed and have a clear understanding of their responsibilities to ensure the development or contract is delivered for the business.;
  • Attend periodic Project Progress Meetings with the Client and associated organisations;
  • Display a professional behavioural example, in in all areas of Health and Safety, conduct and quality of work.

Experience / Skills :

  • Extensive experience of managing build programmes across multiple developments / sites.
  • Ability to manage site teams and subcontractors to ensure build targets and quality standards are met.
  • In depth knowledge of all aspects of construction and house building including NHBC Standards, Health & Safety legislation, and Building Regulation compliance.
  • Experience of dealing with Customers and Clients offering advice, information and resolving issues that may arise.
  • Excellent, communication, relationship building and people management skills
  • Good budget control skills.
  • Someone who thrives working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent time management skills, working to deadlines.
  • Good Microsoft Excel and IT skills
  • Relevant construction qualification (desirable)
  • Knowledge of construction regulations
  • Proficiency in Asta Powerproject (desirable)
  • Full driving licence

How to Apply

Please send your CV and covering letter by post or email.

To: Careers, Rose Builders, Riverside House, Riverside Avenue East, Lawford, Manningtree, Essex, CO11 1US

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