Contracts Manager

GPW Recruitment is a renowned and established recruitment agency. With an enviable list of long-term clients, including Blue-Chip Multi-National Organizations, we provide comprehensive recruitment solutions for both permanent and contract/temporary positions. Our high levels of customer service and straightforward recruitment processes have resulted in long-standing partnerships with clients since 1973.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced, competent and professional contracts manager to join a well established industrial & commercial flat roofing business based in the North West of England.

  • Flat roofing
  • Refurbished or newbuild roofing projects
  • Worked with roofing systems – Hot Melt, Felt, Liquid and single ply.

Our client offer a competitive salary, fuel card, company IPAD & Iphone, seasonal gift cards, and an increase in annual leave to reward length of service.

Role Description

  • Compiling and gaining approval of HSE Documentation prior to contract start (including site specific RAMS)
  • Review compliance and report descrepancies to line manager
  • Regular overall performance and project compliance reviews, requiring a detailed reading of schemes prior to project start
  • Set and deliver against KPI’s with regular reports
  • Monitor and manage status and financial performance of contracts to completion with regular status updates to line manager
  • Carry out Lessons Learned review at completion of programme
  • Maintain in-depth knowledge of materials and specifications


  • Proven experience in contract management, working in the construction industry
  • Working at Heights certificate
  • Strong knowledge of housing laws and regulations
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills
  • Ability to analyze and mitigate project risks
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Proficiency in contract management software
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities

It is essential that the succesful applicant has extensive exposure working with roofing systems, such as Cold Apply Liquid, Built up Felt, Hot Melt, Solar, Single Ply etc. preferably on commercial/industrial builds or refurbishments.

This is a permanent position with a view to starting immediately.

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