Contracts Manager

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    £42k - 48k per year + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Rhian Newman

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    07969 972412

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    6 months ago

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Job Title: Contracts Manager

Sector: Timber Frame, Off Site Manufacture

Area to be covered: North East

Salary: £42,000-£48,000


The Company:

A 5-Star Housing Developer and Timber Frame Manufacturer with an excellent reputation in the industry are currently seeking a Contracts Manager to oversee multiple sites in the North East and north Yorkshire region.  They have an unrivalled reputation for excellence and investment in their staff with some of the best career opportunities in the business.

The Role:

  • Reporting to the Operation Director, you will be responsible for the management of all company timber frame erection sub-contracts
  • Responsible for ensuring that contracts are procured, planned, executed and completed within established financial and time constraints
  • Assisting with the growth of a new factory which manufactures timber frames 
  • Typical project sizes from 50-150 units/ houses, but can be as large 300+
  • Ensuring that appropriate levels of health and safety, workmanship, resource and recording of information are maintained
  • Recording of site activity
  • Responsible for agreeing the sub-contractor invoices and approving variations extra/ over to the contracted works
  • Provide design with information relating to issues encountered on-site that require remedial action

About You:

  • The ideal applicant will be a Contracts Manager or Project Manager within the Timber Frame industry
  • Experience within the timber frame market
  • Good Commercial awareness
  • SMSTS, CSCS, First Aid tickets
  • Must be physically fit, able to climb ladders, climb on roofs so must be comfortable with heights
  • Confident and articulate

For more information relating to this role, please contact Rhian Newman of Thorn Baker on 07969 972 412 or email rhian@thornbaker.co.uk 


Key Skills:  Housing, residential, Developer, Contracts Manager, Project manager, Timber Frame, Manufacturing, Offsite, Framing