Contract Manager

Location Derby
Job-type Permanent
Salary £75000 - 80000 per year CAR
Contact Natasha Higgins
Call 07814 890976
Reference 12091898NH

Contract Manager


£75,000 - £80,000 + Company car/car allowance

Are you a Contracts Manager or Project Manager looking for a role that’ll provide complete autonomy, as well as keeping you busy with a variety of projects? Then read on!

The Company

This Tier 1 contractor deliver civil, building, mechanical and electrical renewals and maintenance that are underpinned by a suite of framework contracts including Network Rail, London Underground, Environment Agency, and Highways England to name a few.

The Role

This Contract Manager role is a senior appointment with this Tier 1 Rail Contractor, where you will be responsible for successfully leading a team towards maximum growth within the Midlands. You will be fundamental in competing for new works and winning bids, which will ensure an ever-growing presence throughout the region. The projects will involve a variety of disciplines and size, up to £20m

About You

You’ll have the ability to build and grow relationships with key stakeholders within clients such as Network Rail, where you’ll attend and lead framework meetings concerning project progress, design coordination, and commercial aspects. You’ll be a natural leader, with experience of operational management of a package of Rail civil engineering works, to include the financial monitoring and control of the schemes within the regional portfolio of works. With a strong focus on all aspects concerning health and safety, where you’ll be responsible for the management of within projects.


This is a senior role delivering multidisciplinary works as part of a key framework in the rail sector and as such it is a given that you will;

  • Have vast experience across rail projects that may include asset maintenance or upgrades to bridges, stations, platforms, embankments, tunnels etc.
  • Demonstrate clear experience of the contracting process and technical construction requirements to Network Rail standards.
  • Hold BSc / BEng in Civil engineering
  • Be a Chartered Member of a relevant professional institution (preferably ICE)


Salary between £75,000 – £80,000, plus Company car or car allowance, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, Private Medical Insurance etc.

Additionally, you will receive development opportunities as part of an organisation who pride themselves on developing their employees to their maximum potential, meaning you’ll consistently reap benefits of a long-term prosperous career.

Next Steps?

My client is looking to arrange interviews asap, so if you are interested apply now! If you’ll like to hear more, please contact me on 07814890976 or email


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