Multi-Disciplinary Contractor, Chas Berger, Joins WebContractor

8 February 2023

WebContractor is delighted to welcome the multi-disciplinary contractor, Chas Berger, to our subcontractor Application for Payment management platform.

About Chas Berger

Chas Berger is a family-owned contractor with over 100 years of experience in the construction industry. Founded in 1922, the building and decorating firm helped to rebuild homes in the aftermath of the Blitz following World War II and has continued to grow and expand its capabilities ever since.

From their head office in Bishop’s Stortford in Hertfordshire, Chas Berger works with both public and private sector clients throughout the Home Counties, the South East of England and London, delivering a range of services from planned maintenance, refurbishment, fire safety compliance, new build and cyclical decoration.

Long-Term Partnerships in the Supply Chain

Chas Berger is focused on long-term partnerships with their supply chain and works closely with subcontractors with similar priorities and values; to build collaborative, lasting relationships that deliver value for their clients.

As a signatory of the Prompt Payment Code, Chas Berger is also demonstrating its support for improved payment practices, making a commitment as an organisation to prompt and fair payment within the supply chain.

Application for Payment Management with WebContractor

The WebContractor platform will provide Chas Berger with technology to underpin their commitment to their subcontractor and supply chain community and will allow them to manage Applications for Payment in an efficient and transparent manner as they continue to accelerate growth.

The platform is designed around optimised workflows that reduce the administration overhead of managing applications. Automated processes and reminders help to keep everyone involved in a project and application on track and up to date with the actions and tasks they need to complete.

The commercial team has a standardised process to follow, with rich detail on each order and a robust approval system to make application management as stress-free, streamlined and straightforward as possible.

Finance has full visibility of applications as they move from submission towards payment, with configurable dashboard views and a suite of reporting tools to enable confident and accurate cash flow forecasting and planning.

Transparency for the Supply Chain

Once onboarded to the platform by the WebContractor onboarding team, subcontractors have free access to the WebContractor platform, where they can submit, manage and track the applications they make to Chas Berger.

The standardised application format and process are designed to make submissions straightforward, and subcontractors can then track the progress of the application as it moves through approval towards payment, so they will always know the current status of all their submissions.

To find out more about Chas Berger, visit their website here: