Contract Director, Mechanical

  • Job Reference: CD, ST
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2017
  • Location: Essex
  • Salary: £75,000 to £85,000
  • Sector: Building Services
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Steve Turner
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01233 223712

Job Description

Contracts Director based in Essex, will have oversight of all projects, providing guidance and Support to Contracts Managers, ensuring they have the resources available that they need.  Overseeing financial performance and on-site project performance.

Tasks & Responsibilities :

  • Ensure all contracts run to time and specification through effective planning and monitoring, and the management and support of the company’s Foreman
  • Undertake monthly contract valuations and manage each contract’s accounts to ensure that they are running to budget, in order to maximise the profitability of each contract
  • Ensure Variations are submitted monthly and agreed with the developer/main contractor
  • Take responsibility for the purchase of large equipment to ensure budgets are not unduly affected – Ensure we are better buying to meet Spec/Scope
  • Represent the company and discuss/negotiate contract and technical issues by attending pre-tender and pre-start meetings with clients, in order to influence decisions and gather relevant information
  • Liaise and negotiate with consultants and clients regarding technical issues before and during contract programmes
  • Ensure that the company complies with all Health and Safety requirements in consultation with the H&S consultant
  • Be fully involved in developing and building relationships with potential and existing customers towards new and repeat business opportunities e.g. PR, customer entertainment
  • Ensuring Project Document systems are in place by CM – Procurement Schedule; Costs Control Document; RFI schedule; Technical Submissions Schedule