Contracts Manager

  • Type: Full Time
  • Company: BAM Ireland
  • Location: Dublin
  • Posted: 3 weeks ago
  • Salary: Negotiable

Company Overview

BAM Ireland ranks among the top Building & Civil Engineering Contractors operating both in Ireland and internationally and have carried out projects of the largest scale and complexity. We build, refurbish and extend buildings around the country and cover all sectors – Healthcare, Industrial, Civic, Leisure, Offices, Residential, Retail, Pharmaceutical, Hi-Tech and Datacentre’s. We successfully deliver projects with the highest standards, safety and attention to detail & we have won many industry awards in the process. We are long standing & reputable main contractors who are committed to providing the successful candidate with excellent career progression opportunities in addition to on-going professional development. BAM Ireland’s key asset is its people, we focus on recruiting and retaining our employees so that the company can continue to develop and succeed within the industry.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Overall responsibility for Project Performance on behalf of BAM Building Ltd
  • Managing the successful delivery of multiple concurrent projects
  • Staff recruitment and management
  • Estimating and tendering
  • Pre-contract negotiations
  • Maintaining client relationships and relationships with client’s representatives
  • Project planning. Proficient in planning software; Microsoft Project, Navisworks, Primavera
  • Resource planning and allocation
  • Setting up and maintaining Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) on projects
  • Quality and technical oversight of building elements and direction to site teams on such matters
  • “Right First Time” approach to completing all works & Quality Controls
  • Operate the Quality Management system and processes; company, statutory and project specific
  • Sub-contractor selection and management
  • Health & Safety Management of projects
  • Commercial Management of Projects including ash flow management & overall project financial results
  • Preparing and presenting quarterly project reports internally
  • Leading and supporting project management teams
  • Staff performance including coaching and motivating staff in order to achieve maximum performance levels
  • Continuous review of staff skills & abilities. Maximising individual staff strengths and identifying supports necessary for improvements
  • Managing design teams and external consultants, along with deep understanding of the design details and interfaces
  • Risk identification and management
  • Value Management and Value Engineering
  • Sub-contract administration including final account agreement and sign off
  • Implementing Lean Construction practices & Innovations
  • Strong focus on continuous performance improvements

The Ideal Candidate Will Have

  • Honours Degree, in an appropriate construction engineering and/or management qualification
  • Industry professional body membership
  • Continuous professional development
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Healthcare experience
  • Public & Private Works contracts experience
  • Experience in project values of €50 million or above

Other Information

BAM are committed to its employees and offer strong competitive salaries along with benefits such as; 8% pension contribution, health care program, Learning and Development opportunities, further education, company vehicles (depending on the role), opportunities to travel, bike to work scheme, company laptop, company phone, flexible working arrangements and many more.