Contracts Manager/Estimator - Reactive Maintenance

KBK Property Services
North London
upto £45,000pa + benefits & company car/allowance
02 Dec 2016
Job Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Contracts Manager/Estimator - Reactive Maintenance

Location: London. NW2 7HD
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 annum plus benefits and company car/car allowance
Contract: Permanent, Full Time
Hours: 8am - 5pm, Monday to Friday

We have an opportunity available for an experienced Contracts Manager/Estimator to join our small team, based in North London. The candidate MUST have experience working within a reactive maintenance and small works environment.

The Role

- Manage jobs including organising materials and liaising with engineers/contractors to ensure works are completed on time and within budget.
- Manage sub-contractors to ensure work carried out is of the highest quality.
- Carry out surveys and estimates.
- Maximise profits on projects, recognising where margins can be improved.
- Oversee the development and training requirements for the maintenance operatives and staff to achieve objectives.
- Ensure operatives observe safe working practises and comply with all health and safety legislations.
- Arrange and attend regular client meeting to ensure clients' needs are met.
- Generate and action sales lead.
- Keep customers informed on progress of orders/quotes.
- Comply with Company rules and procedures.
- Assistance in any other duties considered necessary to ensure the efficient running of the business.

The Person

- 8+ years similar experience in a Contracts Manager role within reactive maintenance
- Proven experience dealing with customers and site engineers/subcontractors.
- Good time management skills.
- Strong PC skills including Microsoft Office.
- Articulate and good communicator, both verbally and written.
- A strong character capable of leading a team.
- An understanding of full multi trade (Plumbing, electrical, painting, decorating, carpentry, roofing).
- Understanding of health and safety legislations and health and safety guidelines, policies and procedures.
- Extremely motivated.

The successful candidate will need a broad based knowledge of the domestic maintenance business and will be driven to succeed, joining a business that is growing with reputation within this competitive market.

If you believe you are suitable for this role, please forward a copy of your up-to-date CV for consideration in the first instance.


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