May 05, 2022

Contracts Manager

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  • Bristol, UK

Job Description

In a Nutshell… Due to growth, We have a great opportunity for a Contracts Manager to join our team within Vistry Partnerships West, at our Bristol office. The sites will comprise of open market sale and affordable housing plots, in the Bristol/Bath area. We are keen to speak to existing Contracts Managers as well as Senior Site Managers or Project Managers with proven ability within a large mixed tenure housing business, that is looking for career progression would certainly be considered. We are pleased to say, this role can accommodate agile working arrangements. Let's cut to the chase, what's in it for you… Competitive basic salary and annual bonus Company car, car allowance or travel allowance Agile working arrangements possible for this role 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays, and the option to buy up to 5 days per annum Private Healthcare Company contributory pension scheme Life assurance - 4 x your annual salary Sharesave scheme Cycle to work scheme - up to £3000 Support with a professional membership Denplan, GymFlex and many more…In return, what we would like from you… Behave in line with our company values - Integrity, Caring and Quality Degree/NHC/HND in Construction Experience managing housing contracts in mixed tenure and social housing formats. Good knowledge of traditional and timber frame constructions methods Excellent management and communication skills with the ability to proactively manage production teams on several live construction sites at any one time, including direct labour and sub-contractor resource and the ability to deliver quality construction projects within budget and programme timescales in a safe environment.Desirable - Professionally qualified or working towards a membership of a Professional Body Remediation of brownfield sites Earthworks cut/fill Retaining structures Demolition of existing properties Problem resolution in a timely manner Customer & resident complaints Regular 1:1 personnel review Performance managing staffMore about the Contracts Manager role… Develop, support and encourage Health & Safety best practice whilst ensuring compliance to Group H&S Policy & regulations. The role will include taking full responsibility for ensuring all production functions on contracts from award through to issue of maintenance certificate are completed. You will be required to report physical and financial progress, on a monthly basis, to our board of Directors. Attend client/key site progress meetings and produce monthly client report. Ensure that all additional work is identified, fully costed and agreed with the client to ensure that positive and ongoing customer relationships are maintained. Plan, co-ordinate, maintain and develop Management staff and operative levels to effectively undertake current and prospective workloads. Visit sites on a regular basis, carrying out comprehensive site audits to ensure high standards of management controls are maintained.Finally, let's tell you about us… Vistry Group came together at the start of 2020, bringing together the energy, talent and deep-rooted experience of Bovis Homes, Linden Homes and Vistry Partnerships. With a wide range of skills, experience and backgrounds - we have come together to live our values of Integrity, Caring and Quality. We are all about people, and it is our people, around 3000 of us, who have created a UK top-five housebuilder, with a five-star rating. We care about the wellbeing of our people and we value diversity and inclusion, seeking to create a supportive, dynamic environment where talented and dedicated people can develop their career. Inclusion and diversity are paramount to us here at Vistry Group - we firmly believe that this culture nurtures stronger performances across the wider business. All of our applicants and employees are treated fairly and respectfully, regardless of any protected characteristic/s. If you require assistance with regards to reasonable adjustments during your application process with us, then please do not hesitate to contact us - we will always be happy to help. #LI-Hybrid

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