Contracts Manager

Contracts Manager

I am currently working with a recognised Contractor in their search for a Contracts Manager to join their growing team based in Newry. This company is renowned delivering bespoke fit-out schemes within the cruise ship industry. Due to continuous growth they now seek a Contracts Manager to join their Newry team, manging a variety of prestigious schemes across the globe.


Top 3 Things to Know About this Job:

  1. Attractive salary depending on experience
  2. Located in the Newry based office with x1 day a week working from home
  3. Expand your project portfolio on high value firt-out schemes


The Role:


  • Overall responsibility for the successful contract delivery, including managing client relationships, budget preparation, and ensuring adherence to company KPIs and health and safety requirements.
  • Coordination and oversight of procurement, scheduling, and manpower allocation in conjunction with relevant departments (Purchasing, Planning, and Logistics).
  • Chairing weekly project status review meetings and providing weekly reports on project progress to maintain transparency and address issues promptly.
  • Management of all contractual variances, subcontractor activities, and site installation in collaboration with the Commercial Department to ensure project alignment with contractual obligations.
  • Leadership and direction to Assistant Contract Managers / Project employees, fostering a cohesive team environment and managing projects across various global locations.


The Person:


  • Previous experience managing similar projects from inception through to completion
  • At least 3 years working in a construction/ fit out environment as a COnstracts or Project Manager
  • Must be willing to travel for the length of each project (1-6 weeks depending on the project length)

The Rewards:

  • Attractive salary DOE
  • Travel allowance
  • Health cash Plane
  • Private medical
  • Next Steps:

Next Steps?

We pride ourselves on our consultative approach, specialising in niche sectors. Our deep industry insight and market experience position us uniquely to support your career progression. For further information, and to apply for this Contracts Manager role, please contact Kerry Irwin. Explore the multitude of opportunities within the Construction sector that await you.


Kerry Irwin

Senior Consultant



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