Contracts Manager

About us

G M Monk Ltd is an electrical contractors’ firm, based in Eastbourne with a Brighton satellite office. We have been established for over 40 years and offer a range of electrical services to key client groups (local authorities, schools/academies, commercial clients, and individuals) across Sussex and Kent. We currently employ 47 staff to support our operations and offer a friendly and supportive environment in which our staff thrive and feel valued. We offer a competitive rate of pay, company vehicle, generous holiday allowance and medical cover package.

We wish to expand our services to our school portfolio and are looking to appoint either a fully qualified electrician who is looking to take the next step in their career to join our office team or someone who is currently working as a Contracts Manager/Supervisors and wishes to develop their career with us. Additionally, the role will look after our small to medium works for existing clients/contracts.

Purpose of the role

To contribute and integrate with the Company’s objectives and business plans.  Ensure compliance with current standards and practices within the Electrical Industry. To independently manage works within the section. Duties will consist of the following areas:

School Portfolio (70%)

  • Reactive works
  • Installation works
  • Emergency Lighting
  • EICR’s & remedials.

Commercial Clients (15%)

  • Reactive works
  • Installation works
  • EICR’s & remedials

EICR remedials & other (15%)

About you

You will be a fully qualified (to 18th Edition) electrician with a professional and friendly approach to dealing with clients and colleagues. You may have office experience or looking for the next stage in your career.

The following criteria are all essential:

  • Qualified Electrician as standard with City & Guilds 2391
  • Updated to 18th
  • BS 2394 & BS 2395 Testing & Installation qualified
  • Committed to building an effective team.
  • Strong communicator
  • Ability to relate well to others
  • A ‘Peoples Person’ who is able to communicate well with new people in different situations
  • NICEIC Qualifying Supervisor status is desirable, training provided if otherwise.
  • Proven organisation skills with the ability to project plan effectively.
  • Competent user of IT with a willingness to utilise new software.
  • Full, clean or near clean, UK Driver’s License.
  • Competent writer of quotations & proposals.
  • Ability to manage resources effectively to achieve the delivery of projects to time and budget.

Information on how to apply

Please supply your CV and cover letter stating why you applied for the role and how your skills, knowledge and experience make you the ideal candidate.

Send to Kirsty Monk Kirsty.monk@gmmonk.co.uk or click the apply now button below.

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    Position: Contracts Manager
    (small/medium works)

    Location: Eastbourne, Sussex

    Hours: 45 hours a week

    Salary: between £42,000 – £45,000
    (experience dependent)