|Job Ref:||204815167||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Crayford||Address:||Post Code:||DA1||Salary:||£10000/month Car/ Car Allowence + Benefits||Post Date:||19/10/2016 02:55|
Our client are currently looking for 2 x Account Managers or Planners to join our team in Crayford, in a fast growing facilities maintenance company, specialising in internal and external repair and refurbishment work in major high street shops, building societies and government buildings, in the commercial sector.|
They currently deliver a full, facilities maintenance service ( from painting and decorating, to civil engineering works to roofing and building repairs internally and externally) and working for some of the UK's largest construction companies. In addition, they have several high profile contracts about to commence within the next 4 weeks which they need a strong management team behind, to help them to deliver an outstanding service and continue to grow the business..
The role of Accounts Manager/Planner is office based in Crayford but may include attendance to sites occasionally. You will need to evidence previous experience, a minimum of 3 years, of working in a fast paced, reactive and planned, commercial maintenance environment on contracts ranging from £30k to £250k currently however with the new contracts this will rise significantly.
The key purpose of this role essentially is to provide the customer with a highly efficient, trusted member of management, as their primary point of contact, who is capable of responding to the customers needs by knowing their contracts and the works associated with those contracts, inside out, to provide immediate answers to any questions raised in a professional manner. The Accounts Manager equally must be ensuring on a daily basis that the client's contractual and task specifications are being met by the engineering teams, the work is running to schedule, assisting other team members with resolving issues and problems before the customer is aware or affected by the problems and overseeing the procurement of supplies, the allocation of man power and resources, ordering of specialist materials or tools/equipment and enforcing adherence to H & S and quality control measures.
In summary: To manage the project with regard to both the construction and financial aspects. (This will include safety, budget preparation, cost monitoring, quality procedures, sub-contractor control, material procurement, contract analysis and compliance measures and trouble shooting.)
The skills and experience requirements:
The essential skills and traits the role require are: A customer focused, ambassador of the company with meticulous organisation skills, capable to running several projects at once, across a number of contracts, monitoring and meeting all deadlines, KPIs and SLAs. The candidate must also be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing, with both the clients and other employees in. Team management experience with the ability to support and mentor a team to excel in their roles and achieve a shared goal is desirable.
In addition the Account Manager's role will require the candidate to demonstrate experience of working with in-house computerised data recording systems and extracting data from them for the purpose of quality reviews, audits, performance analysis and to create reports for the clients and the senior management team periodically.
Proficiency with Microsoft packages is required including excel, word and outlook.
The Account Manager will be working as part of a multi-disciplinary team made up of administration staff who will report directly to the Account Manager, estimators, H & S, Site Supervisors and the Operations Manager. The Account Manager will report directly to the Commercial Director