Contract Manager - District Heating Scheme

Contract Manager - District Heating Scheme

Job Title: Contract Manager - District Heating Scheme
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South London, London
Salary: £50000 per annum + car allowance, 20% bonus
Reference: BBBH10409_1489684596
Contact Name: Steve Utton
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 16, 2017 17:16

Job Description

Contract Manager - District Heating Scheme

Circa £50,000 + car allowance + bonus + benefits

South East London


We are recruiting a Contract Manager for a large district heating scheme network in South East London. This district heating network is part of a large energy from waste plant and requires extensive experience in contract and project management ideally with some form of experience in the power, energy or waste sectors.


As the Contract Manager, your duties will include but may not be limited to:

  • Managing the daily operation of the district heating scheme and communications with the client
  • Managing various construction projects associated with the district heating plant
  • Managing the contract with the local Borough and possible expansion
  • Reporting and finance which may include monthly reports, profit & loss etc.
  • Dealing with technical issues relating to boiler plant, maintenance and plant refurbishment projects
  • Liaising and working with the site Maintenance Manager to improve maintenance processes and procedures

Requirements / Qualifications

To be considered for this Contract Manager vacancy, candidates should have:

  • Previous experience in a Contract Management and/or Project Management role along with plant operations knowledge
  • Experience in managing a multi-site operation with full responsibility for profit & loss
  • District heating and/or waste/energy from waste experience would be highly beneficial for this role.
  • Possess strong negotiation skills
  • A solid background in health, safety and compliance.
  • An IOSH or NEBOSH would be beneficial

What's in it for me?

The successful candidate will receive:

  • A basic salary circa £50,000
  • A car / car allowance of £550 per month
  • A performance related bonus up to 20%
  • Private medical
  • A contributory pension

How do I apply?

To apply for this exciting opportunity simply send a copy of your up to date CV and covering letter to or alternatively you can call 02392 288 215 and speak to Steve who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK.