Property Contracts ManagerConstruction

My Client is a London-based principal contractor specialising in providing building and drying works and provides a complete service including building reinstatement works to anyone who has made or is about to make an insurance claim following damage to their property or a third party’s property.

About the Client:

About the Role:

  • Full time permanent role – office based in Clapham
  • Prepare cost schedules for building repairs on bespoke software
  • Assign jobs to the company’s panel subcontractors explain the works sequence to the subcontractors
  • Brief the client so he knows what is going to be done in his home and in what order
  • Ensure smooth communication between the subcontractor and the client so works proceed smoothly and are completed in as short a time as possible.
  • Deal with client’s questions on the works, to deal with client complaints / concerns and any problems which need to be resolved in connection with the repairs
  • Source and arrange samples of materials for upcoming contracts
  • Site visits to clients’ properties to perform spot checks on subcontractors and carry out audits for works in progress and get materials approved
  • Source new subcontractors in line with the company’s capacity requirements

About the Candidate:

  • Knowledge of repair building costs in depth
  • Ability to plan a repair job, predict issues, , prepare a method statement and risk assessment
  • Ability to communicate with and organise building contractors to do a job to the right quality and on time
  • Excellent customer service skills and ability to effectively solve problems for clients and contractors

Points of Appeal:

  • Office training on the company’s bespoke web-based system for the preparation of cost schedules
  • Office training on the company’s works contracts and the company’s rules for subcontractors
  • On the job training with Contracts Manager on how to manage repair contracts, liase with clients and subcontractors and how to handle client/contractor concerns on the works to be done
  • On the job training with Contracts Manager on performing quality, works in progress audits and value of works
Most Important Thing
  • Must Drive


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Gavin Farrell on 0203 640 8989 or email