Contracts Manager

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere
  • £40000 - £45000/annum car/allowance, 33 days hol, pension USD / Year
  • Salary: £40000 - £45000/annum car/allowance, 33 days hol, pension


Contracts Manager – Insurance Reinstatement Projects

(We are also looking for an Insurance Surveyor)

Ideal locations; Crawley, East Grinstead, Tunbridge Wells or Rochester, Maidstone area

£40,000 – £45,000 (depending on experience) plus car or allowance, bonus, pension

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Contracts Manager with an insurance industry background in the Kent or Sussex area. We are also seeking an experienced Insurance Surveyor – or someone who is happy to combine both roles.

Working for a successful and expanding contractor in their insurance claims division you will be working with a Surveyor & Admin Support Team managing the property reinstatement projects to completion. Projects are up to value of £100k (although average value £4-5k with some up to £50k) and include fire, flood and escape of water damage etc.

Job role and responsibilities

The successful Contracts Manager will have the following responsibilities:

* Liaison with Surveyor regarding scope of works

* Allocating correct trades and materials (and ensure pricing/margin targets met)

* Supervision of larger works and carrying out on-site audits to ensure compliance with health & safety and good working practices

* Supervising direct trades and management sub-contractors

* Providing update/reports on the progress of claims you are managing

* Ensuring excellent customer service & quality of works at all times

What skills/experience will you need?

* A background in managing insurance claim reinstatement projects

* Experience in overseeing trades & sub-contractors (insurance repairs) and managing the financial & SLA elements of the project

* An excellent knowledge of trades and relevant costs within this industry

* Experience in recruiting direct trades & sub-contractors

* Ideally you have experience of insurance systems/scoping tools such as; Symbility, Blueprint, Xactimate, Pulse, Synapse

* You will need a full UK driving licence (vehicle options available)

Package details

* £40-45k depending on experience

* Car allowance (£500 per month) or company car

* 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)

* Statutory pension (plus option to enhance)

* Contracted to 40 hours per week

* Company/team performance related bonus – annual

Additional Information

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