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Contracts Manager

Ignite Search & Selection


Ref: OP555-501

Job description / Role

Our Client is a Western Managed Contractor and they are currently looking for a Contracts Manager

Construction contracts managers oversee projects from the start through to completion, ensuring that work is completed on time and within its budget. As a contracts manager, you could be working on a wide variety of projects, from office developments to houses or schools and colleges to road and rail schemes.

A contracts manager is sometimes in charge of a single scheme or may look after several smaller ones. At all times, they are the first point of contact for members of the public, clients, site managers and sub-contractors for as long as the contract lasts.


Candidates must have a minimum of 10 years experience in Roads & Infrastructures
Functional / Good command of the English language is also a must.

You will need to understand all aspects of the contracting process, and technical building requirements - plus good commercial sense is a must. Contracts managers need to be able to establish strong working relationships with a wide range of people. So you’ll be a team player - but you also need to be able to use your own initiative and make your own decisions as well.

In common with all areas of management, contracts managers need to be well-organized and capable of meeting deadlines. Good maths and IT skills will also help.

About the Company

Ignite is a specialist Construction and Property Recruitment Consultancy. We are experts in the Middle East and Asia markets which we service from our offices in the UAE and UK.

Our consultants operate in a niche market making them experts in their sector. This allows us to offer our clients and candidates expert market knowledge whilst building long term relationships.

We pride ourselves on recruiting Construction and Property staff of all levels and disciplines. We offer the same high quality service whether you are recruiting or seeking work from Engineer through to Company Director level.

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Contract Manager salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 38,500

Breakdown available for industries, cities and years of experience