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Build Manager

Job Title: Build Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
REF: SQ 160123_1673873778
Contact Name: Sarah Quinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 days ago

Job Description

Build Manager

6 months rolling

Build Manager

Mainly Remote - Some travel to Reading

6 month day rate contract - Inside IR35

The Build Manager will be required to work on a Vendor swap project which is fast paced and pressured. They will report to the Build Delivery Manager and be accountable for managing two suppliers from approval of build costs and pre build dependencies through to Build Complete and Fault clear.

Outline scope:

  • Working on a fast paced, high profile swap programme and reporting to the Build delivery manager you will be responsible for sites throughout the build lifecycle: From Build Cost approval to Built and fault free
  • You will work closely with the Build Delivery Manager, who has overall accountability for the build phase, and the Activation Team to ensure that sites are planned in accordance with company processes and resource allocated as necessary
  • You will manage two suppliers directly and be responsible for their delivery


  • You need to be able to hit the ground running and will have demonstrable experience in a similar role in the Telecommunications industry
  • Experience managing small works contractors directly to deliver rollout targets to budget and plan
  • Sufficient technical experience to be able to support the supplier with problem solving.
  • Understanding of cross functional dependencies where they relate to the build phase of a site
  • Exceptional attention to detail and data management (including data input to tools and systems)
  • Perseverance to overcome challenges, refusal to take no for an answer
  • Attitude is everything in this role, you must be a team player with a strong desire to get the job done.

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