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Contracts Manager

General management / Profit centers
ENG00030277 Requisition #

ENGIE is a leading energy and services company focused on three key activities: production and supply of energy, services and regeneration. Our 17,000 employees combine these capabilities for the benefit of individuals, businesses and communities throughout the UK & Ireland.

We enable customers to embrace a lower carbon, more efficient and increasingly digital world. Our customers benefit from our energy efficient and smart building solutions, the provision of effective and innovative services, the transformation of neighbourhoods through regeneration projects, and the supply of reliable, flexible and renewable energy.

ENGIE improves lives through better living and working environments. We help to balance performance with responsibility, enabling progress in a harmonious way.

Globally, the ENGIE Group employs 160,000 people worldwide and achieved revenues of €60.6 billion in 2018.

ENGIE have ongoing opportunities for a Contracts Manager  to be based in London and The South of England . This is a permanent Full time role.  On offer is a competitive salary and benefits package.

Main Responsibilities/Duties Include:

  • Comply with all company policies and procedures and ensure that they are followed by all personnel involved in the schemes under their control

  • To take ownership of all aspects of each project under their control from estimating handover through to completion 

  • Provide project direction, focus and consistency across a number of schemes

  • Ensure staff receive adequate training to carry out their role on the project

  • Assess exposure to the business for any claims from clients/consultants and residents and ensure the relevant corrective action is taken  

  • Responsive repairs, despair, estates and grounds maintenance and small demand led projects in the south east. 

  • The delivery of minor works for contract delivery inclusive of ground maintenance.

  • Preparation and management of the Construction Phase Health and Safety Plan

  • Preparation and management of the contract programme including Target Programmes 

  • Ensure that a Materials and Contractor Procurement schedule are in place to suit the proposed Target/Construction Programme

  • Register each scheme under their control with the Constructor Scheme

  • Supervision and responsibility of the Site Manager, including the following areas;

  • Health and safety management including information for the Health and Safety File 

  • Quality Control

  • Resource allocation and control (in liaison with the Quantity Surveyor)

  • Liaison with the client and  contract administrator on both a formal and informal basis

  • Application for all licenses, permits etc. and ensuring they are in place prior to work beginning 

  • Ensuring that the site is set up to the highest standards 

  • Appointment of contractors in line with Procurement Schedule (in conjunction with QS) 

  • Co-ordination with sub-contractors 

  • Attendance, preparation and reporting for all meetings in relation to the project 

  • To have a clear understanding of the way the job is priced to enable us to take full benefit of any opportunities for variations, change is specification or scope of works to maximise profit

  • To make regular site visits (minimum of one per week) to inspect the job. During these visits the following must be checked:-

  • Check and sign the Contracts Managers, Site Managers weekly check list

  • Ensure that all inspections are carried out (scaffold inspection, hoist etc.)

  • Ensure that all necessary permits are completed (hot works, abrasive wheels etc.)

  • Walk the work and carry out spot inspections;

  • Work being carried out to specification

  • Health and Safety issues (scaffold, fire extinguishers etc.)

  • Quality Control

  • Site Cleanliness

  • Residents comments

  • Clerk of works comments

  • Check all relevant paperwork is in place (e.g. Method Statements, Site Diaries, etc)

  • Any other appropriate checks

  • Be responsible for your safety and others around you

  • Make every effort to attend all mandatory courses related to your role

  • Comply with all the roles and responsibilities as set out within the SHEQ management system

  • Ensure that all systems are in place to ensure works are completed in accordance with the company’s values

  • Resource planning and team leadership

  • Continually promote the company image and develop new relationships with clients and consultants

  • Be prepared to work within a large geographical area

  • Any other reasonable management request.

For more information about ENGIE please visit: http://www.engie.com/en/candidates-area/

Required Qualifications, Skills or Experience:
  • Previous experience within contract management
  • Up to date relevant knowledge of building legislation
  • Understanding of local government
  • Up to date relevant knowledge of Health and Safety legislation
  • Relevant H&S courses

For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. There is no re-location package with this job role. ENGIE do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

This job advert is supported by the ENGIE Resourcing Team. Agency involvement is not required. All related enquiries must come to the resourcing team not direct to ENGIE Managers.

 “if you are a disabled applicant and meet the minimum outlined in the job description, you will be given the opportunity to demonstrate your abilities at interview . ”

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