Contracts Manager (Ref: 32407)

17 November 2021
Exeter, Devon
£70,000 per annum
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Abatec is delighted to be working with one of the region’s largest and busiest Civil Engineering contractors.
This award-winning regional contractor has continued to experience year-on-year growth for the past 10 years and now have an annual turnover of £300m, delivering a wide range of Civil Engineering projects, from major highways improvements schemes to complex structures.
This newly created Contracts Manager position will work alongside a recently appointed Operations Director in delivering works across the Devon and Cornwall areas, ranging in value from £1m - £20m.
This is an exciting time to join an already established company, that have ambitious growth plans across the Southwest.
As a Contracts Manager you will:
  • Implement health, safety, and environmental policies across your project portfolio
  • Drive performance improvement in relation to zero tolerance towards accidents and incidents, instilling a culture of health and safety best practice by setting a personal example of visible leadership and driving and promoting the SHEQ Initiatives
  • Ensure sufficient resources are deployed to enable projects to be delivered safely to time and budget
  • Drive efficient site performance to ensure adherence to quality procedures
  • Optimise outputs to meet requirements of project deliverables
  • Manage of exposure to both financial and contractual risks, maximising financial return on all contracts
  • Provide monthly CVR’s for all projects within your area
  • Delivering projects to budgeted margins
  • Providing advise and operational support to the Pre construction team
Our client requires a Contracts Manager with:
  • Experience in a similar role, demonstrating building and maintaining client relationships
  • Minimum of HNC in Civil Engineering
  • Passion to drive and develop a positive team culture
  • £70,000 per annum
  • Company car/car allowance
  • Pension, healthcare, 36 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
If you would like more information, or to apply for this vacancy, please contact Rob Dyer on 01934 635025. The reference for this vacancy is 32407. Alternatively, you can email your current CV (in MS Word format) to
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