Position: Contracts Manager
Salary: Up to GBP53000 per annum + + car/cash allowance + annual bonus
Ref: 522956_1576760242
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 19/12/2019
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Perth

Salary: up to £53,000 depending on skills and experience + car/cash allowance + annual bonus

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time 37 hours per week

About the Department

SSE Enterprise comprises three companies: Contracting, Telecoms and Distributed Energy.

SSE Enterprise Telecoms operates a 13,700km private telecoms network, with 265 Points of Presence and connectivity to over 80 commercial data centres that span the UK. We offer the expertise from a company with significant resources and infrastructure and its own extensive corporate networks nationwide. All aspects of system integration, from data and voice cabling through implementing complete LAN and WAN infrastructures, are undertaken for clients nationwide.

What is the Role

Due to growth a fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Contracts Manager to join our Civils, Fibre & Structured cabling team within our Telecoms division in Perth.

The role is to assist in managing the full life cycle of fibre, civils, data and electrical infrastructure projects within the UK.

You will be responsible for designing proposals, tenders, costings and quotations as well as conducting site surveys and discovery exercises.

You will work closely with key stakeholders to ensure the projects are delivered on time and to budget.

What do I need?

The ideal Contract Manager will have experience of managing and leading others including external sub-contractors. You should be a great communicator who can inspire and motivate others.

You should be organised, have good process-management skills and able to manage time effectively to ensure that you and your team can work to tight deadlines. A good working knowledge of MS Office is also essential as you will be required to produce regular reports.

Strong knowledge of NRSWA and local authority procedures and an understanding of of PIA, HAUC, CDM and Health and Safety regulations are essential to the rule. Ideally you will be IOSH, SMSTS or equivalent qualification.

You will have the ability to cope with a wide range of challenging deliverables in a demanding, evolving environment and display a strong understanding of SSE's business needs. Self-motivated and capable of influencing others, you'll be confident in communicating with stakeholders at all levels both internally and with external suppliers.

Finally, safety is at the heart of everything we do; therefore, you should show awareness of both personal and corporate safety practices.

Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.

Internal candidates, please notify your line manager before submitting your applications

Do you have a full, current driving license

Our Benefits

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Next Steps

For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch with sse.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if its not safe, we don't do it.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Closing date for applications is: 09/01/2020

Job Benefits:

+ car/cash allowance + annual bonus