R&M Contracts Manager - Social Housing

R&M Contracts Manager - Social Housing

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  • Sector:

    Social Housing

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  • Salary:

    £55k - 65k per year + car allowance, benefits, healthcare

  • Contact:

    Kieran Williams

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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  • Our client, a leading housing maintenance and refurbishment contractor, is looking for a talented Repairs & Maintenance Contracts Manager for a flagship contract in South London.
  • The Contracts Manager will be responsible for a large team including management, supervisors, operatives and contact centre support staff managing Repairs & Maintenance and Voids for circa 15,000 properties a year.

The Role

  • Responsible for daily, weekly, monthly and annual planning of resources (including office staff, as well as a demand-based approach to directly employed and subcontracted skilled trades).
  • Attending and/or chairing all related meetings.
  • Make value based decisions in the context of the lengthy contract periods and the company’s targets and obligations.
  • Achieving and/or exceeding contractual key performance indicators.
  • Ensure company and contractual policies and procedures are complied with.
  • Responsible for Health and safety (both of the team the operations are involved with and anyone affected by them).
  • Responsible for preparing for internal and external audits on areas of responsibility, taking the lead during each audit.
  • Development of individuals, helping company and staff to achieve goals.
  • Timely and accurate production of regular and ad-hoc reports.
  • Monitor visiting Sub-Contractors ensuring health and safety compliance, works carried out satisfactorily and within time scales, site left clean and safe, service / work sheets left.
  • Continually review and assess operational performance reporting any needs and / or suggestions so that action can be taken to maintain / enhance service delivery.

The Person

  • Formal qualification and training within the construction industry
  • Strong understanding of the principles of Contracts Management
  • Experience within a result driven business.
  • Strong understanding of building maintenance repairs (trade background preferred)
  • General Health & Safety, IOSH, CSCS, Scaffold Management, SMSTS
  • Full clean driving license
  • Clean DBS

For more information on this role please call Kieran on 07487 847 467 or send your CV to kieran.williams@buildrec.com

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