Contracts Manager - Somerset - Great Opportunity

38000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + Excellent Benefits
09 Nov 2016
30 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a Contracts Manager looking for a new opportunity or a Senior Site Manager looking for the next step in your career?

Does the idea of being more than just a number for a smaller company with a family feel sound appealing?

Would you like to work on a variety of interesting projects

Then get in touch! Kingston Barnes is closely working with a well-established and highly respected Building Contractor based in Somerset with a solid reputation for nearly 100 years. They work on a wide range of new build and refurbishment projects across the south-west including Commercial, Education, Healthcare, Residential, Industrial and Retail.

The Role

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Contracts Manager to oversee and help manage multiple projects from ??100,000 to ??4.5 million. As a Contracts Manager you will ensure that all works are completed on time, budget and to the highest of standards. You will have good communication skills and be able to negotiate with Clients, Architects, Structural Engineers and staff in a professional manner.


Proven track record as a Contracts Manager or as a Senior Site Manager within the Construction industry
Experience in managing others and good leadership / people management skills.
Good understanding and technical knowledge of the construction industry including the ability to read architectural drawings and understand the construction process.
Ability to construct accurate and realist construction programmes.
Good IT skills, including a good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook.
A good knowledge and understanding of the latest Health & Safety and Building control regulations.
You should understand all aspects of the contracting process and contract law.
Traditional build and Design & Build scheme experience

Kingston Barnes are a construction recruitment agency. Our deep rooted knowledge of the industry means we have insight into which companies will enable you to achieve your career ambitions. We recruit for a number of developers, contractors & consultancies. If you are looking for a Senior Site Manager, Project Manager, Contracts Manager or Senior Contracts Manager then please contact our experienced consultants to discuss your career aspirations