Construction Contract Manager / Buyer

Path Recruitment Ltd
£40k - 45k per year + vehicle
09 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate contract management and purchasing experience within a construction or civil engineering environment. Cost Management - Managing project costs and budgets, preparing detailed valuations and arranging final accounts. Organisational - Planning and organising specifications and project programmes, identifying contract critical paths. Diagnosing defects and resolving construction issues on time while managing resource allocation. Communication - Building working relationships with clients, subcontractors and suppliers, resolving conflicts and cost variations. Estimating costs and quantities on materials and subcontractor packages, providing cost reports on plant hire, tool hire. Procurement strategy - Organising the supply chain, with improved construction packages and negotiating subcontractor orders, completing take off for all materials and producing cost reports. Commercial - Monitoring performance of suppliers and analysing valuations to minimise project costs. Tender analysis and issuing reports to the PM. Negotiation - Cost estimating and managing procurement of subcontractors, negotiating orders and maximising buying efficiency. Based in Farnborough, however site visits in and around London will be required. This is an opportunity to enhance your career with a civil engineering, groundworks company. This job was originally posted as