Project / Contracts Manager
Resource Building Services Limited are now in their 7th year of trading, growing steadily into a main building contractor of choice with local authorities, Educational Services, charities and the NHS. Our core values are honesty, integrity and transparency in our everyday dealings. Only these can ensure that relations and communications between contractor and customer function in a way that will guarantee a satisfactory outcome from each and every project.
An opportunity exist for a project manager working out of our office in Reading, covering the Home Counties leading and managing projects from £200k up to £2.5m
Experience and Skills Required
At least 5 years construction project management.
Excellent written, computer and verbal communication skills.
Commercially aware, extensive knowledge of all disciplines involved in construction and a thorough knowledge of H & S procedures.
Construction Site Managers Safety Certificate (SMSTS), CSCS Card, First Aid.
Working on commercial refurbishment and new build projects in the Home Counties
A positive leader who actively engages with his workforce to enhance productivity of each project.
To plan, manage and deliver all construction activities in an efficient and cost effective manner.
Leading a package of works from start to completion. Fully understanding the design/procurement/construction/completion planning/programming and progress reporting.
Undertake applications for payments and valuations
Liaising with clients, professional staff including sub-contractors.
Building Refurbishment Estimator
Reporting to the Managing Director, the Estimator will work primarily in the office. You will produce accurate and financially sound estimates and tenders.
Generate cost estimates for building refurbishment projects up to £1.5m.
Clarify customer requirements.
Undertake applications for payments and valuations.
Work as part of a management team to research and purchase materials and goods.
Place orders with sub-contractors and suppliers.
Contribute to improving estimating and buying process.
The ideal candidate will have:
Estimating experience in Building refurbishment and new build.
The ability to undertake site measures as well as a good working knowledge of rates.
Strong IT skills in all Microsoft packages.
Salary Range 30k to 40K