Contracts Manager – Dublin / Kilkenny

Salary: Negotiable (+ package)

Sonas Recruitment is currently seeking an experienced Contracts Manager to join one of Ireland’s leading steel fabricators. Our client is interested in an adaptable Contracts Manager to work on projects across sectors like Pharma, Industrial Manufacturing, Commercial & Agriculture. The role will require working between Dublin, Kildare & Kilkenny. The successful candidate will receive an excellent remuneration package and a clear path for career progression.

construction managerKey Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical guidance on projects – liaising with internal and external design teams
  • Financial forecasting
  • Liaising with procurement team on projects equipment purchasing, materials and subcontract packages
  • Assessment/sign off of supply chain invoicing and applications
  • Efficient management of labour resources – site supervisory, direct and subcontract labour
  • Programme management – generation of own project programmes and weekly progress reports
  • Generation and issue of project documentation
  • Responsibility for site H&S procedures and documentation – liaising with EHS Manager
  • Regular liaison with engineering support teams to ensure all aspects of project are up to date and recorded correctly
  • Monitor and control of supplier and subcontract supply chain to ensure best value and quality are achieved


Key Requirements:

  • 3rd level degree in Construction or an Engineering related field is preferred but not essential
  • 5-10 years’ experience in the delivery of large-scale structural engineering projects
  • Experience in a Project Manager role would be advantageous
  • Strong communication and people management skills
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Strong IT skills and proficient in Microsoft Office products
  • Possess exceptionally good organisational skills
  • Strong team player with the ability to interact with colleagues at all levels

If this sounds of interest or to make a general inquiry into engineering and construction opportunities, please get in touch today.