Junior Contracts Manager

Location : Sevenoaks, Kent, England
Job Ref : JA934
Consultant : James Alexander
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : Market related


JA934 – Junior Contracts Manager/Assistant Supervisor

Location –Sevenoaks

Salary – £40,368

Hours – 0800 -1700 Monday – Friday 1-hour unpaid break


We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Supervisor/Junior Contract Manager to join our clients busy FM business. The successful candidate will manage a portfolio of M&E HVAC maintenance contracts reporting directly to the Regional Manager. This position requires great communication skills, be this face-face or remotely along with an attention to detail and the flexibility to suit client requirements.

The role will suit a committed individual with an engineering & maintenance background looking to develop & progress in a management career.

Key Responsibilities

  • Control purchases sub-contractor/costs for your region.
  • Respond to client requests and attend meetings when required building client confidence.
  • Assist line manager with contractual targets, site visits, service visits and repairs being carried out.
  • Ensure that sub-contractors used on your sites are carrying out work in accordance with company instructions.
  • Taking Ownership of service levels and compliance within maintenance portfolio.
  • Identifying, quoting, and overseeing repair work within maintenance portfolio.
  • Managing, mentoring, and motivating engineers working within the maintenance portfolio.

Represent the Company by:

  • Always protecting the company’s interests.
  • Leading by example.
  • Ensuring your appearance and manner appropriately represent the Company.
  • Ensure all duties conform to Company Health & Safety Policies and handbook guidelines.

Skills and Experience


  • Good knowledge of M&E systems within commercial properties.
  • Good literacy and numeric skills.
  • Full UK driving licence.
  • Technology literate including MS Office, Laptop/tablet.
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Fluent in English
  • Ability to Multitask
  • Able to work in a varied and sometimes pressurised environment.


  • City & Guilds, NVQ Level 3 Qualification in a Mechanical or Electrical Discipline.
  • Internal Training Provided:
  • Shadowing Contract Manager during client meetings.
  • Mentoring by Regional Manager.

Tools Provided:

  • Company mobile for business use.
  • Company Tablet/Laptop


20 days holiday rising per year up to a maximum of 25 days
Company pension scheme
Private Healthcare (Eligible after 3 years’ service)
Death in Service (Applicable after 1 years’ service)
Auto Enrolment into Company Pension – Employer contribution 4%

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