Lidl Jobs UK – Construction Contract Manager

Job Description:

In brief, it’s about planning, negotiating, supervising, presenting, communication and coordinating. Our company-side obsession with quality is just as evident in our approach to construction. We have big plans, so you will love this deadline-focused role where your vital contribution will be evident to all, this could be the ideal role for you.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Delivering effective business communications through review, reporting, briefings, presenting in team meetings and creating executive summaries as and when appropriate
  • Presenting projects and plans in front of large audiences (up to board level)
  • Build and maintain effective relationship with external consultants and key contacts
  • Ensure that all matters that may impact the smooth running of the building are reported to senior management and fixed immediately
  • Demonstrate a willingness to travel for off-site visits, development days and training
  • Identify and deliver opportunities for cost savings and cost avoidance
  • Appointing and managing store builds at a national level
  • Manage supplier agreements and conduct regular reviews of operating procedures making recommendations for improvement
  • Monitoring quality of appointed national projects through KPI reporting
  • Liaising with the stores design team to ensure collaborative development of the business and effective team working
  • Supporting regional team in execution of projects through regular operations meetings and reports and support to colleagues
  • Updating national procedures, polices and processes and ensure that these are effectively communicated and implements within the contract

Job Requirements:

  • The ability to multi-task and handle conflicting deadlines
  • Proven negotiation, organisational and problem-solving skills
  • Clear and effective communication skills
  • Equal comfort working within a team and on your own
  • Experience or knowledge of project management and comfortable working in a multi projects
  • Fluent German language skills (desirable)
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills
  • A graduate in Civil or Mechanical Engineering or Construction Management with practical experience within a construction environment
  • Experienced Contract Manager, managing large, complex, long-term contracts
  • Sound commercial knowledge
  • Excellent senior level internal & external stakeholder management
  • Excellent eye for detail

Job Details:

Company:  LIDL GB

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Cardiff, Wales, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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