We have a new opportunity for an accomplished Contracts Manager based in or around the Bardon Hill (Coalville) area. You will work with our Area Manager, operating as an ambassador for our business ensuring best value, solution, quality and customer service standards are maintained throughout the Highways England framework contracts. If you are looking for a pivotal role, where you can showcase your ability to build and sustain collaborative relationships and manage change, this could be the exciting opportunity that you crave.
About the role
As one of our Contract Managers you will be the front face of Aggregate Industries in the eyes of Highways England focusing on improving safety, delivering customer service and road investment strategy. Working with regional teams and internal specialists you will oversee the development of effective scheme design through the stage gate process. You will also work closely with Delivery Integration Partners throughout the early contractor involvement to explore commercial and operational improvements bringing in innovation from our wider business.
Other elements to the role include:
Ensuring the regional contracts are mobilised in a timely and effective manner with detailed embedded plans, including close attention to health and safety.
Ensuring commercial systems and processes have been approved in accordance with all contract requirements.
Actively engage with business improvement and change management programmes and champion best practice.
Carry out customer satisfaction measurement ensuring any improvements or actions are communicated to them
What will you bring?
Previous experience in a Contract Manager position is highly desirable
Degree or equivalent, in Civil Engineering, Quantity Surveying or a similar Construction related qualification
Excellent Communication Skills and a real ability to communicate up and down within Aggregate Industries and Highways England
Experience in managing change and an ability to demonstrate a high level of behavioural adaptability.
Excellent time management skills, with ability to deliver tasks to deadlines
IT literate and proficient in Microsoft Office packages
Ability to lead by and set an example
Experience in building collaborative relationships with existing and new clients and supplier
What’s on offer?
Competitive Salary, bonus and benefits recognizing the contribution you bring
Opportunities for Career Progression both at home and abroad
An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business
We are committed to building a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.
While you help us become a leader in innovative and sustainable construction solutions, we promise to help you grow in a dynamic working environment that offers attractive working conditions and encourages personal and professional development
About Aggregate Industries
We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 200 sites and around 3,700 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and supply construction materials, export aggregates and offer national road surfacing and contracting services. A full range of products which will help you work sustainably, safely, professionally and profitably.
We’re also a proud member of Holcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 70,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets.
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We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 330 sites and more than 4100 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and export supply materials for cement and offer national road surfacing and contracting services.