Take overall responsibility for the construction project. Maintain and enhance relations with the client, professional team, subcontractors, local authority, regulators and the general public. Attend weekly and monthly client meetings and prepare progress reports for the client.
Manage the cost of construction within the budget allowed and variations agreed with the client and/or Ardmore Directors. Highlight variations from budget for a Directors decision. Review the monthly Contract Value Report (CVR) prepared by the commercial manager. Attend a monthly CVR meeting to explain the position to the Directors.
Establish the site to provide a good working office and welfare environment in compliance with company norms and legal requirements.
Manage the allocated site management and administrative personnel and take time to develop them individually to make use of their strengths and address their weaknesses, building them into a loyal team. Aim to inspire them through example.