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Assistant Contracts Manager

Posted 2 February by Coast Specialist Recruitment Ended

A successful London company that offers a complete service to clients in the event of a property insurance claim, has an excellent opportunity for an Assistant Contracts Manager to join their team.

Main Duties:

  • Prepare cost schedules for building repairs on bespoke software
  • Assign jobs to the company’s panel subcontractors and explain the works sequence to the subcontractors
  • Brief the client so they know what is going to be done in their 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


  • 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

If you would like to apply for this vacancy, please contact John Lawrie

Required skills

  • Contracts
  • Insurance
  • Property
  • Repair

Reference: 34381597

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