Contract Manager (Gas)


Birmingham, Bath Row, B15 1LZ


£45,896 per annum


35 hours per week

Contract Type:

Full Time, Permanent

Closing date:


The Role

The safety of our customers is our highest priority – that’s why we’re seeking a Contract Manager (Gas) to join our highly professional and valued Building Safety team. This is a key role managing the delivery of highly regulated gas compliance services to circa 24,000 Midland Heart homes, offering you the opportunity to influence contract management at a strategic level!

As a Contract Manager (Gas) you’ll drive the effective management and delivery of gas compliance, installation, repair services for both domestic and commercial installations through the contracted supply chain; you’ll build strong working relationships with our suppliers to ensure we’re receiving value for money, that works are carried out within contract SLAs and KPIs and that services are delivered in a timely, customer focused, safe manner.

This is also an exciting opportunity to manage a small, highly professional team of Contract Delivery Surveyors, with responsibility for driving their performance and development to ensure a high-quality service is provided at all times.

The Building Safety team are proud of the high standards they achieve – despite the challenges of the pandemic, we continued to achieve 100% Statutory gas compliance. Apply now to be a key member of a team committed to ensuring our homes are safe places now and into the future!

Our Ideal Candidate? We’re looking for a professional and credible individual, who is passionate about driving a brilliant service from our contracted supply chain. You’ll also demonstrate the following skills and experience:

  • You’ll be educated to HNC level or demonstrate equivalent technical experience in a Construction or Maintenance role
  • You’ll have a strong track record of delivering planned compliance programmes
  • You’ll have demonstrable experience of Construction or Maintenance contract management
  • You’ll possess knowledge across a range of areas including: Gas Regulations, Health & Safety, Fire Safety and CDM
  • You’re an excellent people manager, with a proven ability to lead and motivate your team to achieve challenging targets and objectives.

We’re a smart working organisation which means you can expect a balance of working from our Central Birmingham office (typically 3 days a week) and working from home. The role also includes occasional travel to properties across the Midland Heart portfolio - please be advised that, due to the nature of this role, applicants must hold a full valid driving license and have access to a vehicle for business use.

Who are Midland Heart? We’re a large and ambitious housing organisation providing more people an affordable place to call home. We welcome people from every walk of life, at every stage of their career. We expect a lot from our people but in return you can be assured of a great place to work, where you will be well rewarded and where great people are able to succeed. Whether you want to build your career with us, or use your experience to move on, we’re here to develop your potential.

Interested? Click on "Candidate Information" below for a full Role Profile. Applying is easy - simply register on our candidate portal uploading a CV and Covering Letter, which show us that you have what it takes to make a success of the role.

Suitable candidates will be invited to an assessment shortly after applying and we reserve the right to cease recruitment activity prior to the advertised closing date, should an appointment be made.

We’re proud to be a Disability Confident Employer. Please feel free to contact us if you would like to discuss any adjustments you might need in order to be successful in this role.