Installation Manager - Furniture

Job Title: Installation Manager - Furniture
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England,
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: HQ00020071
Contact Name: Luke Sanders
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Our client design, manufacture and install bespoke interiors for the high-end residential market. They work with architects, interior designers, project managers, quantity surveyors and private clients who demand the highest quality and specification.

The Role

  • Planning of installations ensuring that the sub-ontractor team is compliant to the fit plan.
  • To escalate any issue that he or she believes should be dealt more effectively by others.
  • To Ensure CIS/CITB contractor compliance is followed as set out by each project commercial agreement and the HSE.
  • To be complaint to H & S and CITB regs on site
  • To flag any issues pertaining to company vehicles to the installations co-rdinator.
  • To raise any concerns to the installations co-rdinator regarding accommodation and the maintenance.
  • To report all financial swings and scenario outcome to the installations co-rdinator
  • To provide the project manager and/or installations co-rdinator with the flag and supporting information for PV's and any other project specific finances.

To be compliant on the following:

  • Attend GWE meetings
  • To gain costs from two sub-ontract installations teams
  • Attend QC checks in the workshop
  • Attend workshop meeting
  • Maintain regular contact with PC working on allocated projects
  • Attend Project set-p and cost installations using the information provided
  • Assist estimating in achieving accurate costs for installations from drawings
  • Fit the project within the budget allocated

To complete and communicate and updates of the following (using Asana and other):

  • Site surveys.
  • Humidity readings on site throughout project duration.
  • Site relationships positives and negatives.
  • To be the main interface between the client and the principal contactor and other subcontractors on sit.
  • Fulfil all tasks required in order to achieve practical completion on time and within the price.
  • The role of the Installations Manager is to adhere to effective processes and procedures that ensure the smooth running of all installations

Essential Skills

  • Smart and clean appearance.
  • A driving licence.
  • A high level or organisation and communication.
  • SSSTS or SMSTS qualified.
  • Computer literate with all MS Office products and CAD.
  • The ability to manage time and manage tasks of self and others.
  • A high level of understanding of the furniture making/cabinetry manufacturing process.
  • An excellent communicator on the telephone and face to face.
  • To accurately undertake surveys and transfer the information to the CAD department.
  • Good negotiation and persuasion skills.
  • The ability to be calm and effective under pressure.

Desired skills

  • A background in site installations in the luxury market
  • A working knowledge of contractor finances and commercials
  • A background of building sub-contractor relationships