Senior Contracts Manager

Senior Contracts Manager – Tier 1 Main Contractor:


Senior Contracts Manager required for a leading Top Tier Main Building Contractor in the Dublin Region. Our client is a dynamic Top Tier Main Contractor to the commercial, retail, leisure/ hospitality, life science, healthcare and industrial/infrastructure sectors. This position would suit a Senior Contracts Manager with a construction management background, who is with a Tier 1 contractor in Ireland or the U.K, looking to progress into a Projects Directors role with a Top Tier main contractor.

This is a position that rarely arises with a well-established contractor and so represents an excellent opportunity for a senior, driven and ambitious individual to take the next step up in their career.



  • Take ownership of project portfolio and company performance in the Dublin region.
  • Maintain company standards and ensure the reputation of the business is enhanced with clients.
  • To take a lead role in the delivery of existing and new projects.
  • Ensure all employees are working in accordance with the company Health & Safety strategy, ensuring rigorous Health & Safety plans are fully developed and in place for all operations.
  • Attend pre-planning, pre-tender and pre-start meetings as necessary to ensure any issues are addressed prior to commencement of a project.
  • Manage any risks to the project delivery and ensure that it achieves its targets on time.
  • Ensure commercial security of projects including full management of commercial and financial risks, from tender stage, through the project and on final accounts.
  • Oversee the Business Development process, including tender/PQQ selection, suitability, submission, commercial review, risk management, pricing, and submission.
  • Ensure quality, safety, customer service and commercial value.
  • Drive a continuous improvement culture.



  • Must be Degree qualified in Engineering or Construction Management.
  • Minimum 15 years working with a Tier 1 Contractor, 7 of which working as Senior Contracts Manager or Projects Director level.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Must be energetic, proactive and demonstrate a strong track record with excellent references.



  • Salary circa €120k-€140K+
  • Company vehicle
  • Pension


If you are a Senior Contracts Manager / Projects Director considering a career move, please feel to send your CV or contact Keith Conlon for a confidential discussion. GPC will not send any applicants CV’s to clients without a full discussion and prior consent. GPC is a specialist construction recruitment consultancy based in Dublin and has more than 22 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.