Contracts Manager

  • Permanent
  • Leeds
  • Salary: £ 40000.00 per annum
  • Job Reference: BCU/JB/HQ00012057
Catch22 is looking to recruit a Contract Manager to join the North East regional team of a major UK Facilities Management Service Provider. You will be an integral part of a team working across a number of different sites between Leeds and Newcastle, reporting directly to the Area Manager.
About the role
You will focus on:

  • Managing the Operations Team, promoting excellent working practices throughout, to ensure contractual compliance whilst maintaining the business reputation and credibility
  • Taking full profit and loss responsibility for accounts/contracts
    Building long term relationships with existing and new/internal and external clients 
  • Providing timely, accurate and concise reports to both clients and line management
  • Developing and supporting existing accounts/contracts, providing the client with the maximum range of Products and services to suit the account
  • Supporting the strategic budget planning in liaison with the Operations Manager and Finance Team for their specific portfolio within the business
  • Supporting and operating alongside the Operations Manager and Business Development Team to develop new accounts/contracts, adding engineering expertise and knowledge to support tender bids
  • Liaising with and supporting the Health & Safety (SHE) Manager in developing and delivering a robust SHE policy to all accounts/contracts
  • Developing the self-performance element of the Specialist Service Mobile Business Team, eliminating the need for using sub-contractors where at all possible.
Who are we looking for?
To succeed in this role:
  • Have five years' experience in a Contract Manager / Supervisory related role
  • Financial experience of managing portfolio's in excess of £1M (Mobile Contracts) / £2M (Static Sites)
  • Customer Care / Satisfaction Skills in a client facing environment
    Experience of working within and managing / supervising within mobile / static site operations
  • Preferably a time serve Apprentice in a trade discipline to NVQ2 or City & Guilds level ONC / NVQ3 in Combined Building Services or individual trade discipline NVQ3 in Management & Leadership area with Finance Management
  • I.O.S.H. Certificate
  • Strong IT user skills in Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Computerised Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) and Finance package software
  • Full United Kingdom Driving Licence
What do we offer?

In addition to an attractive salary and benefits package, our client provides continuing learning and development opportunities within a creative and considerate work environment.
Who are we?
Our client has been delivering bespoke support services throughout the UK for 18 years. Employing over 900 staff, they deliver digital integrated facilities management with excellent customer service across the education, healthcare, retail and commercial property sectors. They have an annual turnover of £50 million and operates across England, Scotland and Wales, and is part of a leading construction and property services business.

Start Date: 13 May 2019