Contract Manager

Paying up to £55k dependent on experience
12 Oct 2017
09 Nov 2017
Ms Hollie Price
Job Function
General Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Due to continued growth, we are actively recruiting for a Contracts Manager to lead and businesses partner with one of our Distribution clients throughout the UK.

You will have gained experience within a contract catering or multiple service environment and have excellent people management and stakeholder engagement skills. We are looking for someone with a sound understanding of Catering and Security, who can develop key relationships with the client and drive standards through your area teams.

This role would suit someone who has managed relationships with senior stakeholders and can confidently challenge and make recommendations to benefit the contract.

Package description

Paying up to £55k dependent on experience

Company Car and Benefits

Main responsibilities

As the Contracts Manager you will manage a team of 5 Area Managers and have overall responsibility for 50 sites throughout the UK.

You will also manage client and stakeholder relationships whilst ensuring contractual compliance and adherence to company policies. Accurately review business performance and ensure the delivery of key financial targets

Maintain and develop contract reporting and monitoring to contractual requirements captured in the Monthly Contract Performance Report, work closely with the Client to deliver value through improved management of contracts to help drive service excellence and customer advocacy

Ideal candidate
  • Excellent understanding of Catering Management, Service level Specification and performance management delivery.
  • Excellent financial, commercial, business knowledge and people acumen to support the operational team
  • Evidence of understanding and ability to lead complex and multiple services
  • Excellent people leadership skills, with evidence of the ability to engage and motivate people at all levels.
  • Strong customer service ethos.
  • Excellent customer presentational ability, both verbal and written
About the company

14forty self-delivers food and hospitality, cleaning, security, guest and business services, and works with trusted partners to deliver other, technical services. Through its provision of a truly integrated service, with a single management point of contact 14forty reduces organisational expenditure on facilities management, drives bespoke service agreements and provides better value for money.


Built on the fact that there are 1440 precious minutes in every day, 14forty aims to maximise the productivity of each of these for its clients. Its employees are highly trained and multi-skilled enabling them to fulfill several functions, whilst one point of contact and intelligent management information ensure that performance expectations are exceeded.