Contracts Manager

Ref No. EMP463971
Salary £45,000 - £50,000/annum
Location Lichfield, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required


My Client is recruiting for a Contracts Manager in the Water Sector


Water Sector Experience

The Job

The company is a long-established Mechanical engineering company. The company designs, manufactures and installs equipment for the Water Industry. They are looking for a person to fill the role of 'Contracts Manager' the position will be based in Lichfield and will for the most part be office based .

The duties for this position include:


  • Maintain close working relationship with the Managing Director & client and Interact proactively with other departments and members of the engineering team.

  • Maintain Contracts programme delivery system

  • Prepare technical equipment selections

  • Work closely with the production manager to maintain manufacturing schedules

  • Work closely with the engineering team to monitor production of design and detail drawings

  • Work closely with procurement to monitor supply of materials and components

  • Supervise Contracts engineers and monitor progress of contracts and installations

  • Supervise the scheduling of the installation programme

  • Assist with communications and transfer of information between departments, clients, the Designers, sub-contractors & Vendors.

  • Perform handover meeting with new orders from Projects Manager

  • Highlight any commercial risk from design or proposed contractual agreement.

  • Maintain knowledge of Water industry specification and NEC contract conditions


  • Develop a working knowledge of the various treatment processes and machine selection procedures

  • Carry out site visits and perform site inspections

  • Visit clients to attend pre-let and progress meetings

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Engineering degree level or HNC as a minimum - preferably in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience of working in a manufacturing environment
  • Working knowledge of the UK water industry

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