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Commercial Manager

Warrington, Cheshire
£55,000 to £75,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022

Concept Resourcing are delighted to be working with a growing organisation as they look to recruit a Commercial Manager to their team. Reporting directly to the Operations Director, this role will be responsible for:

  • Agreement and placing of contracts and purchase orders with supply chain partners
  • Forecasting monthly cash requirements
  • Assessment and reporting of monthly 'Work In Progress' value
  • Management of the commercial transaction process during the delivery of contracted works
  • Preparation of Early Warnings and Compensation Events for client contracts
  • Assessment of Compensation Events for subcontracts.
  • Management of 3rd party claims
  • Supporting and advising on commercial disputes
  • Preparation of commercial management reports
  • Assessment and management of the commercial risk for existing and new initiatives
  • Management of supplier / contractor reviews
  • Preservation and improvement of company commercial procedures and policies
  • Adherence to finance and commercial regulatory guidelines.
  • Aiding the preparation of upstream business tenders' submissions to potential new clients.

To be considered for this role you will be able to demonstrate the following skills & experience:

  • Understanding of the implications of the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991
  • Commercial management of NEC construction contract or other forms of construction contracts
  • Understanding of utility civil engineering construction techniques
  • Understanding of Financial management process (cost forecasting, P&L preparation, balance sheet management, cash flow management, WIP assessment, debt management)
  • Understanding of construction programme / project management techniques
  • Use of commercial management systems eg. CEMAR
  • BSc in Quantity Surveying, Commercial Management, Construction Project Management, or other Engineering Discipline
  • NEC 3 / 4 project management training (desirable)
  • Experience in a utilities civil engineering QS / Commercial Manager role
  • Construction cost estimating (use of rate cards / schedules, design take-off's, risk provision)
  • Management of Compensation events / departure from estimate claims
  • Familiarity with Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality management systems.
  • Familiarity with the Telecoms sector contractors but not essential
  • Familiarity with fibre broadband wholesale and retail companies but not essential
  • Ideally procurement of goods and services experience

Initially this will be a standalone role but with the view of growing the team.

This role is being recruited on a hybrid basis, and with offices located in the North West or London, candidates will be considered or either location. Salary will be based on experience c£60k upwards plus bonus and other benefits.

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  • Job Reference: 705430794-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Concept Resourcing
    Concept Resourcing
  • Location: Warrington, Cheshire
  • Salary: £55,000 to £75,000
  • Sector: Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent