Contracts/Installation Manager

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere
  • Salary: £30000 - £45000/annum


Simon Acres Recruitment are proud to represent for a leading KBB manufacturer who are looking for a Contracts Manager to join their Installations team to support the increasing number of special project developments in the South.  The ideal candidate must live within the London M25/Guildford/Crawley area.

The purpose of the role is to manage the installation process through to completion on fast moving, third-party, high-rise developments across the area.

Key responsibilities of the role will include:

Ensuring sufficient levels of subcontract labour available to meet customer demands

Maximising profits through efficient working practices

Ensuring new sites are set up correctly by attending pre-order and site set up meetings as required

Ensuring the highest levels of fit quality are maintained by checking subcontract fitters work on a regular basis

Actively & professionally manage the resolution of any issues that arise on sites.

Ensuring fitting teams maintain all necessary qualifications and certifications, i.e. CSCS cards, SSSTS / SMSTS, Face fit certificates and the like

Ensuring works are carried out in a safe manner and in accordance with the Risk Assessments & Method Statements

Auditing of sites and fitters during regular site visits

Obtaining all Practical Completion Certificates or Installation Report Forms in line with KPI targets

Liaising with the Business Development Managers, New Business Managers and Project Managers as required

Keeping up to date with procedures, products, and installation methods

In order to succeed in this role, you must be:

Able to communicate confidently with people at all levels

Self-motivated and looking to progress in your career

Able to manage multiple projects positively

Able to work under pressure to maintain deadlines

Computer literate

Personally presentable at all times

You will also have:

Ideally a construction related qualification

Knowledge of kitchen installations

Excellent IT ability

Excellent organisational and time management skills

Understanding of health and safety – would suit IOSH, SMSTS, SSSTS

CSCS is desired but not essential

A full driving licence

This position will be rewarded with a competitive salary

For enquiries, please either apply or you may call (phone number removed) and ask for Cara.

Simon Acres Recruitment are acting as the recruitment agency for this vacancy

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