Contracts Manager

Hays Property & Surveying
England, London
£30.00 - £35.00 per hour
Closing date
8 Feb 2023

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Contract Type
Property Management
Business Type
Public Sector
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Job Details

Contracts Manager, 12 months work minimum, Hybrid working, Inside IR35

Your new company

Based in South East London, this public sector organisation are looking to recruit a Contracts Manager to maintain the organisations housing stock. The organisation manages in excess of 5,000 properties all based in South East London. The area is going through a major development and regeneration phase, with multiple projects, which include new homes as well as industrial and retail units. The transport links are extensive with over ground, DLR and well established bus routes. These all make this a very accessible commute.

Your new role

As the successful candidate you will lead the strategic contract management of all maintenance contracts across the Property & Building Services directorate specifically the residential contracts. You will establish, implement, and manage contract management and administration framework and governance processes and procedures across the directorate and support the procurement and tendering of contracts. You will lead the development and management of external partnerships with developers, service providers, external advisors, and consultants for the department. As part of the job it will be your responsibility to be the "bridge" between the organisation and their respective contractor partnerships. You will help manage relationships between the client and the contractors.

What you'll need to succeed

Having public sector experience in the housing maintenance environment is highly desirable. You will need to demonstrate your experience of managing contractors, internal and external stakeholders and resident organisations. It is essential that you have an excellent understanding of how tenders and specifications are awarded and have a track record of managing and improving KPI's. You will also need to show your aptitude in building and maintaining long standing professional relationships. A good understanding of Microsoft Office software is essential.

What you'll get in return

Accessible and commutable location
Competitive market rate
Flexible working
Long term contract

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Hays Property & Surveying

Hays Property & Surveying is the UK’s leading specialist property and surveying recruitment consultancy. We specialise In recruiting professionals across all disciplines, including: quantity surveying, general practice, building surveying and project management. Using our unrivalled database of specialist candidates, our expert consultants provide high quality match making, connecting the right people with the right jobs.


We share ideas, knowledge and experience across businesses and territories to deliver outstanding results and we invest heavily in equipping our staff with the specialist skills necessary to perform to the highest standards, while developing their careers.

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Address : 23 Lower Belgrave Street, London, SW1W ONT.

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