Contracts Manager

  • Job Reference: 472124165-2
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Fusion recruitment
  • Location: Ireland
  • Salary: €65,000 to €75,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Contracts Manager - Cork

This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated and ambitious Contracts Manager who wants to work on exciting projects and join a growing team on a permanent basis.


* Close involvement/communication with all disciplines, Client, Architectural, Engineering and EHS Practices

* Develop a detailed program for works including sub-contractors and other disciplines

* Ensure that the adequate resources are available to complete the project within budget & schedule

* Responsible for the coordination of project management construction and engineering team.

* Ensuring that every member of the Project Team is aware of their roles and responsibilities associated with the project

* Be familiar with the contract, and all addendums to the contract, relevant to the project

* Communicate with company Directors on project progress.

* Sit in on pre-start meetings

* Exercise control on the financial administration of all construction work to obtain and maintain maximum cost effectiveness.

* Responsible for the development of a project risk register and recovery strategy

* Develop and track project labour and trends including weekly project indicators.

* Represent company commercial management.

* Oversee projects cost/revenue control and report performance and issue weekly reports on same.

* Responsible for developing and implementing project costs and budget.

* Management of procurement and supply chain.

* Develop and manage project communication with all stakeholders via whiteboard meetings.

* Required to represent the Company at meetings with, Clients, Subcontractors and suppliers as required.

* Lead by example in regard to safety to encourage site operatives, clients and management to buy into the company's ethos and culture.

* Any other duties as required and as directed by the company.


* A minimum of 5 years' experience in a similar role

* BSC Degree or higher, in Construction, Civil or Structural Engineering

* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

* Excellent planning, organisational, teamwork and presentation skills

* Ability to manage multiple projects and a variety of tasks at once knowledge of all legal requirements especially in regard to the engineering role and duties.

* Ability to write reports and evaluate reports.

* Initiates and takes responsibility for his / her own professional development.

* Business Systems: Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, Word, Publisher, Excel and PowerPoint