Contract Manager - Housing

  • Location
    South Croydon, Greater London
  • Salary
    £400.00/Hourly
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Property and Housing
  • External Reference
    JN-052022-251398
  • Category
    Public Sector - Housing

Adecco are currently recruiting for a CONTRACT MANAGER (HOUSING) for a South-London Local Authority.


The dedicated contract management role requires a significant level of technical expertise. The current contract was procured with this resource management model to manage it.

Key functions of the post holder are:

* To deliver a customer-oriented programme of general building improvements, major repairs and planned maintenance to Council tenants, leaseholders and schools in the Borough, ensuring value for money and performance against targets.

* To ensure the execution of the works complies with statutory and building regulations, Health and Safety requirements, and pursues the Council's policies for community cohesion and energy efficiency.

* To develop and maintain good working relationships and provide effective stakeholder management and communication

* To provide professional technical advice in the construction discipline for the Service.



* Ensure programmed works and projects are appropriately designed and specified through survey and site assessment, planning and technical research as necessary, preparation of drawings and sketches, making calculations, and preparing the specification documents for tender.



* Lead on contract/financial management and participate in re-procurement and selection of new contracts.



* Manage the GBW contract management team, following good practice and Council policies and procedures in order to deliver the works programme effectively.



  • Housing Contract Manager

  • Public Sector - Local Authority

  • Full time - 36 hours per week

  • Temporary role - 12 months (possible extension)

  • £400 per day Umbrella (possible negotiation)

  • Hybrid Working - home, office and site

  • ASAP Start


Top skills / requirements for this role:



  • EXPERIENCE OF MANAGING GENERAL BUILD (PLANNED/PROGRAMMED/MAJOR WORKS) SERVICES IN THE CONSTRUCTION AND HOUSING ENVIRONMENT

  • COMMISSIONING AND PROCUREMENT EXPERIENCE BUILDING CONTRACTS

  • EXPERIENCE OF MANAGING STAKEHOLDERS IN A MULTIFACETED TEAM, IE CONTRACTORS AND INTERNAL











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