Job title: Contracts Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Bristol, UK
Job published: 05-12-2023
Job ID: 33551

Job Description

Job Title: Contracts Manager - New Build and Refurbishment Projects

Location: Bristol, United Kingdom

Company Overview: This reputable construction and development firm with a proven track record of delivering excellence in the industry. We are currently seeking a talented Contracts Manager to oversee and lead our new build and refurbishment projects in Bristol. If you have a passion for delivering high-quality construction projects and possess excellent project management skills, we invite you to join our dynamic team.

Position Overview: As a Contracts Manager, you will be responsible for the successful delivery of both new build and refurbishment projects in Bristol. You will play a pivotal role in project planning, coordination, and execution, ensuring that projects are completed on time, within budget, and to the highest standards. This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated individual to contribute to the success of our diverse portfolio of construction projects.


  1. Project Planning: Develop and implement comprehensive project plans, considering timelines, budgets, and resource allocation.
  2. Contract Management: Oversee the execution of contracts, ensuring compliance, risk management, and client satisfaction.
  3. Team Leadership: Lead and motivate project teams, fostering collaboration and effective communication.
  4. Quality Control: Implement and maintain rigorous quality control measures to meet and exceed project specifications.
  5. Client Relations: Cultivate positive relationships with clients, ensuring their expectations are met and exceeded.
  6. Budgeting and Cost Control: Manage project budgets, monitor costs, and implement cost-control measures.
  7. Risk Management: Identify and mitigate project risks, working to ensure a smooth and successful project delivery.
  8. Health and Safety Compliance: Ensure strict adherence to health and safety standards on all projects.


  1. Qualifications: Degree in Construction Management or a related field.
  2. Experience: Proven experience as a Contracts Manager, particularly in overseeing both new build and refurbishment projects.
  3. Leadership Skills: Strong leadership and team management skills, with a proactive and collaborative approach.
  4. Communication: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to liaise effectively with clients, contractors, and internal teams.
  5. Problem-Solving: Demonstrated ability to identify challenges and implement effective solutions.
  6. Organizational Skills: Highly organized with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  7. Industry Knowledge: Up-to-date knowledge of construction industry regulations, standards, and best practices.

How to Apply: If you are an experienced Contracts Manager looking for a new challenge with a forward-thinking company, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience to [Your Email Address].

Application Deadline: Jan 2024

Avocet Recruitment is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Join us in shaping the future of construction and contribute to the success of our exciting projects in Bristol. We look forward to welcoming a driven and skilled Contracts Manager to our team.