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Commercial Manager

  • £65,000 - £75,000 + Benefits
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • London

Commercial Manager

Enabling works

Central London

£65,000 – £70,000 + package

About the company:

Our client is a specialist demolition, recycling and enabling works contractor to the construction industry, working on technical projects throughout Central London and the surrounding Home Counties with project values up to £3M. Their core services include asbestos removal, temporary works, demolition, remediation, earthworks and concrete works and their strong reputation for successfully finishing challenging projects has been built on delivery and trust.

Our client has an excellent staff retention level which has been gained by constantly focusing on improving standards. They are renowned for looking after their staff, providing them with strong career progression opportunities through their extensive commitment to training and development and with their close management team; they are able to offer a strong family feel to the business.

About the opportunity:

Due to a healthy order book and company expansion, our client is currently recruiting permanently for a Commercial Manager. As a Commercial Manager you will perform an integral role by providing full support to help ensure projects are executed both on time and within budget. You will have a clear understanding of the value of contracts and will work closely with the Directors and clients to deliver on project expectations and requirements.

As a Commercial Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing cost-analysis and estimating process against an agreed Schedule of Rates.
  • Management of all financial matters.
  • Ensuring that all stakeholders understand and adhere to contractual obligations.
  • Cost valuations with sub-contractors.
  • Negotiation with sub-contractors.
  • Procurement of all supply items & subcontractor packages.
  • Preparation of interim valuations.
  • Chairing site & client progress meetings.
  • Managing interim payments to sub-contractors.
  • Regularly updating projected final accounts.
  • Regular updating and managing cash flow forecasts.
  • Preparation and agreement of all final account matters.
  • Monthly cost/value reconciliation.
  • Pricing of all contract variations.
  • Ensuring that the financial aspects and impact of a contract are clear to all parties
  • Overseeing financial KPIs
  • Management/mentoring/training of Quantity Surveyors
  • Resolving contractual and commercial problems
  • Ensuring that all stakeholders understand and adhere to contractual obligations

About the benefits and rewards:

For this opportunity, my client is targeting professionals looking to earn anywhere between £65,000 – £70,000 per annum, however specific remuneration will depend on experience and suitability. Furthermore, there will be a generous package offered in addition to other benefits associated with a large successful company.

About the requirements:

In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must be degree qualified in a relevant subject and hold strong account management and commercial experience with a proven track record managing commercial aspects of projects valued in excess of £500K. Additionally, you must have experience of working on JCT / NEC contracts and extensive expertise in commercial reporting (CVR’s and cost management).

If interested in this opportunity, please forward a copy of your CV to laura@cityscapeltd.com or call 01923 750 095 to discuss further on a confidential basis.