Estates Contract Manager - Bideford

Posted 40 days ago
£250.00-£375.00 per day
Closing Date: 13 August 2021
Full Time Contract

Our client, within the public sector domain is looking for an experienced Estates Contract Manager, to commence as soon as possible. Initially till Feb 2022 but this could well lead to longer term opportunities.


- £250-£375 per day depending on PAYE / PAYE Umbrella

- 37 hours a week

- Monday to Friday

- IT equipment provided.

- Initial contract till Feb 2022

- Flexibility to work from home but would need to be local enough to attend meeting in Devon offices as and when required.


  • Able to provide strategic advice to the authority and assessing existing contracts.
  • Preparing of Option Studies and Reports on the viability of outsourcing contracts vs in-house management of these
  • Preparing contract specifications in relation to procurement, selection, management and monitoring of term contractors
  • Experience of setting up and overseeing in house service delivery teams.


  • Significant experience in an Estate Contract manager capacity
  • Experience working with local authorities / public sector environments.
  • Understanding of TUPE and able to display tact and diplomacy when handling staff transfers.
  • Confident leading teams both in house and externally
  • Significant experience in preparing contract specifications and all tasks surrounding these.
  • Solid negotiation skills, able to display great communication competences, both face to face and written as well as being confident to present and meet with members
  • Happy to travel to meetings when required.
  • Ideally Full UK driving license and own transport.

For full details please submit your cv.


Contract length: 7 months

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: £250.00-£375.00 per day


  • On-site parking


  • Monday to Friday

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