Contracts Manager - Tier 1 Contractor

Location: Ireland

EUR 70,000 - 90,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2002-22452

Consultant: Sheila McNeice

Are you an Contracts Manager with 10+ years experience working within the construction industry with experience working on large scale projects?

If you are interested in discussing this role further, contact Diarmuid on +353-1-6854644 or send your CV to

Contracts Manager - Tier 1 Contractor - Dublin


JobContax is a recruiting partner for Ireland's leading Main Contractors and Sub Contractors and Engineering Consultancies

Projects include Civils, Water, Residential, Hospitality, Commercial, Industrial, Healthcare and Pharmaceutical

Job Description

Full responsibility for the successful delivery of multiple projects both from a programme & commercial prospective.

The ideal candidate will be dynamic along with having excellent people management skills.

Previous Contract Management experience essential and preferable in Ireland.

Ensure structures are put in place to monitor, review and control the budgeted or agreed expenditure.

Implement the Company’s Cost & Value Management procedures and ensure that all necessary commercial reports are produced accurately and in a timely fashion to upper management.

Work closely with the Directors and Project Managers to support and recommend strategies, to identify any potential risks or issues and to find an appropriate resolution. 

Issue monthly progress reports for Senior Management

An excellent understanding of Health & Safety

This is an excellent opportunity for someone seeking a long term career with a main contractor


An Engineering / Construction Management / Project Management Degree required 

Minimum 10 years management experience required - at Senior Level working with a Main Contractor in Ireland or the UK.

Thorough knowledge of computer and database applications such as Windows, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Microsoft Project / PowerPoint etc.

Thorough understanding of the construction industry and broad understanding of regulatory requirements.

Excellent ability to analyse and interpret contractual documents.

Proven excellent analytical and organisational skills.

Superior oral and written communication and interpersonal and negotiation skills required. 

Flexibility and ability to adapt to a changing work environment are essential.

A degree in Civil Engineering with a strong site and commercial background

Be fully aware of all relevant internal and client standards and with the necessary level of understanding, and will have worked closely with relevant clients and building relationships. 

Excellent project planning and project management skills. 

Capable of managing 2 to 3 large and complex projects. 

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. 

Strong vendor management experience. 


€80k - €100k negotiable dependent on experience

Full-time permanent staff role with great career prospects


Diarmuid Reidy is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Contracts Manager interested in roles based in Dublin, you can contact Diarmuid by e-mail or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

JobContax do not send CVs to clients without candidate permission.

With over 50 years of technical recruitment experience, JobContax is the leading recruiter of Contracts Managers in Dublin and Ireland.

Due to the large volume of applications, JobContax may not be able to respond directly to every individual.

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