Salary Competitive + Car allowance + bonus
It is an exciting time to join A2Dominion as we move forward to expand our housebuilding business. We work both on self builds and also with main contractors to deliver our home building targets for private sale, shared ownership and affordable housing on a number of exceptional, high end developments in the South East
We have recently restructured and have added this key appointment of Contracts Manager to our Construction team based in London.
Do you have an appropriate higher level construction qualification HND/NVQ or similar qualification, preferably an Associate member of a professional construction body (CIOB, RIBA, RICS, etc.)?
Do you have a minimum of 5 years' experience in construction, 2 years at management level, including proven experience of managing building projects and dealing with mixed tenure projects?
If so we would like to hear from you!
Reporting into the Head of Construction you will be responsible for the day to day management of the construction for the development projects on site. You will oversee the construction process and provide a high quality product efficiently and safely within set budgets and agreed timescales, ensuring the highest levels of customer satisfaction.
You will be working on Traditional JCT forms of contracts with main contractors. Occasionally the Contracts Manager may be asked to assist with other delivery methods operated by the Group within the region.
Duties will include:
Working with the Head of Construction to develop the initial appraisal and develop and maintain the Construction Phase Health & Safety Plan and Risk Register throughout the project.
You will review specifications and construction drawings prior to them being issued to the contractors and work with the Head
of Construction to review tender lists and support the tender process.
You will carry out pre-contract checks on subcontractors and suppliers for the project. This may involve visits to other sites or factories in the UK as well as attend pre-contract and pre-start meetings to be held with representatives of the relevant departments and the Contractor/Partner who will be undertaking the development.
In addition you will chair project meetings on site and issue minutes to all involved in the project. Review progress and identify any delays to the Head of Construction. Update the database (Pamwin) as soon as delays become apparent.
A2Dominion is a residential property group with almost 37,000 homes across London and South East. We provide affordable, private and social rented homes, student, NHS and temporary accommodation, as well as supported housing and homes for older
We also offer high-quality sustainable homes for sale and shared ownership, available through our FABRICA by A2Dominion brand.
Whilst we take a commercial approach to housebuilding, all of the surpluses the Group generates are reinvested into supporting our social purpose, helping to deliver more homes and services for customers.
Closing Date: Midnight: 15th October 2018
A2Dominion is also part of the g15, a group of the largest housing providers in London.
The Group is committed to equality of opportunity. We guarantee an interview to anyone with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post.
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