Our client is a major tier 1 contractor working in the water and construction sectors. They are currently looking for a Pre- Construction Manager on contract for their London operations
To co-ordinate with the Heads of each department and drive the processes of designing the solution(s), estimating the costs and planning the implementation of projects in order to meet or exceed the customers’ requirements.
To recognise contractual, financial, technical and operational risks and to find opportunities to minimise risk and maximise gross profit.
To implement the company's 's policies procedures and processes including those for SHE, pre-construction and risk management.
To promote the company's Group’s values towards its customers in order to meet or exceed their expectations, and fulfil the vision of becoming the most highly respected company in the industry.
Whilst overseeing the bid managers manage their own bids.
To support the generation and approval of tenders, bonds, warranties, letters of intent, and orders within the company's delegated authority limits
With Head of estimating propose and implement the preconstruction cost budget for project(s)
To develop and build relationships that support growth in the business unit
To implement the requirements of national and framework agreements
To win contracts whilst minimising risk and maximising gross profit
To generate appropriate tenders
To manage the design process
To propose, plan, pricing, costs and gross margin
To conduct value engineering exercises
To create the project plans
To propose tenders, contracts, bonds, et cetera for approval within the authorised limits
Pipeline value and conversion
Key Skills and Requirements:
HNC/D in Construction or related/equivalent qualification (Preferable but not essential)
Good powers of written and verbal expression
Strong influencing skills
Able to effectively lead/coordinate the workforce
Problem solver underpinned by sound construction knowledge and experience.
Sound knowledge of H&S&E
MCIOB or MRICS qualified (or similar) preferred.
Design; planning; project management or estimating qualification
Excellent communication and diplomacy skills
Ability to meet deadlines and work well under pressure