Contract Manager - Hampshire County Council
Date posted: 31/01/2018

An excellent opportunity to join an ambitious and growing regional construction business with a strong pipeline of projects.

Your new company

Mountjoy is an expanding construction and maintenance company focused on delivering exceptional service to its clients and customers across the south of England.

Hampshire County Council’s asset maintenance contract has been a great new journey for Mountjoy in the last year and has opened up the opportunity to work with even more education, leisure and heritage buildings. Our team is responsible for ensuring that a quality repair is carried out on every visit, leaving buildings safe and ready for the public.

Your new role

You will lead one of our Corporate Asset council contracts in East Hampshire. The contract covers regular reactive and planned fabric maintenance to 900 properties covering schools, police stations, care homes, museums, offices, listed buildings and new builds. In addition there is scope to grow the contract as part of the building fabric, mechanical and electrical project frameworks we are part of. You will lead the operational team and have responsibility for the commercial performance of your contract. Building and maintaining great client relationships and providing your customers and clients with an exceptional service will define your success.

What you will need to succeed

You will be a strong Contract Manager with experience delivering successful contracts with exceptional service and commercial performance. You will need to lead and motivate a team ensuring that the company's ethos and values are prevalent in all that we do and ensure that our Health and Safety culture is followed by not just your direct team but also your wider supply chain.

  • Degree, Diploma, HNC in a construction, business or management discipline (desirable)
  • 3-5 years experience in building maintenance
  • Strong people management and client relationship management skills.

What you will get in return

You will receive a competitive salary of £45k, plus a car allowance with 25 days holiday. In addition you will have access to our suite of benefits which include a car lease/buying scheme with preferential rates, the ability to buy or sell holiday to tailor your holiday to your individual requirements. Our cycling scheme to save money on new bikes as well as a childcare voucher scheme.

What you need to do now

Send a covering letter and CV to or speak to Ashleigh 02392 313732 who will give you further insight into your new role and the company you will work for.

Key information
Department: Hampshire Council Maintenance
Salary: Competitive
Location: Winchester
Who reports to you: Supervisors and Resource Controller
Hours: 40 hours per week
Who you report to: Operations Manager

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