Contract Manager

  • Job Reference: 202557
  • Date Posted: 28 August 2020
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Website:
  • Location: Buckhurst Hill, Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction, Property & Construction
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Contract Manager

Location: Waltham Forest, Heathcote School
Business Area: Specialist Services - PFI

Let's shape a world, together.

Welcome to Kier Specialist Services - the team that's putting people into FM, delivering an incredibly wide range of innovative management and maintenance solutions, right across the UK. We're a crucial part of Kier Specialist Services, providing hard and soft facilities management to hundreds of Government department sites and public buildings - offering you a role that will challenge and reward you, every single day.

The Role:

An integral member of our operational team working on a PFI contract we hold with the Heathcote School, you'll manage senior level relationships with key stakeholders, to ensure we meet contractual requirements for a team that delivers a variety of Hard and Soft Facilities Management services to our client.

You will be the first point of contact for the client and on-site team, responsible for day to day operational performance of the contracts including statutory compliance, ensuring processes and procedures comply with SLAs and KPIs. As well as managing financial performance of the contracts, ensuring compliance with the budgets, P&Ls and lifecycle plans as well as undertaking audits.

If you have an in-depth knowledge of building services, relevant industry qualifications and excellent management skills - with experience within the Facilities Management sector, this could be the role for you.

Who are we looking for?

You will be educated to HND/Degree Lever or have suitable experience in a management position ideally in a Healthcare or PFI Environment. For this role a good understanding of Health and Safety is a must and an IOSH Managing Safely certificate is preferable.

To really make the most of this role you will also have a working knowledge of HTM's, experience with complying with PFI Contracts and have had responsibility for Statutory Compliance. You will also hold understanding and experience of Payment Mechanism, responsibility of Profit and Loss and preparation and presentation of monthly reports.

Leave a positive legacy as Contract Manager - start your journey now.

Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you'll enjoy the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

You can also expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Company Car
  • Access to our valuable pension scheme - Kier Retirement Savings Plan Generous annual leave allowance
  • Options to participate in Cycle2Work and Payroll Giving schemes
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus, many more benefits geared to your wellbeing

It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/ standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

Closing date:
18th September