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Project Manager - Civil Contractor

Hunter Mason Consulting Ltd
United Kingdom
55000.00 - 70000.00 GBP Annual
Closing date
19 Apr 2024

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Construction / Built Environment
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager- Civil Contractor

Location: Dumfries, Scotland

Salary: 55,000 - 70,000 per annum

About Us:

We are a leading civil engineering and design-build construction company, dedicated to delivering innovative and high-quality projects across Dumfries and the surrounding areas. With a focus on excellence, integrity, and client satisfaction, we specialise in a wide range of construction services, from infrastructure development to commercial and residential projects.

Job Description:

We are currently seeking a dynamic and experienced Contracts Manager to join our team in Dumfries. As a Contracts Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing the successful delivery of multiple construction projects, ensuring they are completed on time, within budget, and to the highest standards of quality and safety.


  • Manage all aspects of assigned construction projects from inception to completion, ensuring compliance with contractual requirements, specifications, and regulations.
  • Coordinate project activities, including scheduling, resource allocation, and procurement of materials and subcontractors.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients, subcontractors, suppliers, and other stakeholders, fostering effective communication and collaboration throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Monitor project progress, identify potential risks or issues, and implement proactive measures to mitigate delays or disruptions.
  • Conduct regular site inspections and quality assurance checks to ensure work is being carried out according to established standards and specifications.
  • Prepare and review project documentation, including contracts, change orders, progress reports, and budget forecasts.
  • Manage project budgets and financial performance, tracking expenditures, analysing cost variances, and implementing cost-saving measures where possible.
  • Lead and motivate project teams, providing guidance, support, and mentorship to ensure optimal performance and adherence to project objectives.


  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Contracts Manager or similar role within the construction industry.
  • In-depth knowledge of construction methods, materials, and regulations.
  • Strong project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships with diverse stakeholders.
  • Proficiency in project management software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Knowledge of health and safety regulations and best practices.
  • Valid driving licence and willingness to travel to project sites as required.


  • Competitive salary within earning bonus and progression potential
  • Company pension scheme and benefits package.
  • Opportunity to work on diverse and challenging construction projects.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment with opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • Chance to make a significant impact within a reputable and established construction company.

If you are a motivated and experienced Contracts Manager looking for a new challenge with a dynamic and forward-thinking construction company, we encourage you to apply.

Join us in delivering exceptional construction projects and shaping the future of our communi

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