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Commercial Manager – Main Contractor

  • £90,000 – £100,000 + Package
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • Kent

Commercial Manager – Main Contractor

Salary: £90,000 – £100,000 + Package

Location: Chatham, Kent

About the Company:

Our client is a fast growing, slick and unique construction organisation who has started to make waves across industry. The company is formed from a number ex-directors from one of the biggest construction firms in the UK, and has carried their top tier contractor mentality into this business currently turning over £30m. This top tier experience along with a lean team and solid financial backing gives this business and edge when bidding projects, and the flexibility to move and change with the times, something that in this economic climate a lot of companies are struggling to do. They work predominantly as a Principle Contractor, but can also offer a range of services alongside their core business including offering pre-construction and construction management contracts as opposed to Design & Build, JV Partner agreements or working as a Built Environment Consultant. Our client works with developers, investors, contractors, product manufacturers and specialist consultants across a range of residential, regeneration, education and commercial projects, to provide a complete construction service.

With all of this in the arsenal, cash in the bank and new projects looming in and around London and the South East, this exciting young business are looking to grow exponentially across the different teams from pre-construction to commercial to delivery. This business will suit people who are well polished from top tier contractor background who are fed up with slow moving processes and big company bureaucracy, who want to join a fast paced and flexible organisation with big ideas and huge promise.

About the Role:

Our client is currently seeking a Commercial Manager to join to the current team with a remit to oversee a new project in Chatham. Candidates will ideally be from a new build residential background with experience of working within top tier main contractors. The individual must be able to communicate well with both commercial team and clients and have a professional but non adversarial approach with the emphasis of working together. The current portfolio comprises of a mixture of Residential, Education, Hospitals, Office Projects, Leisure and Retail in and around London. This role will initially provide a lot of autonomy and will require the Commercial Manager to manage a team of commercial staff without the need for support and to engage and help manage all financial in all aspects of a senior role.

About the benefits / rewards:

Our client support, develop and understand their employees. They offer employee stability through permanent long-term employment and stable working environment. You will be well rewarded for your hard work with a remuneration package that will correspond to the individuals experience and skills. The guideline basic salary is £90,000 – £100,000, however this will be dependent upon the specific skills and experience of each individual. Employees will be promoted through the company at a rate that is comfortable for their abilities rather than within a set company structure. This encourages the strengths and successes of the company and each individual.

Requirements:

We are actively seeking, high calibre staff who have a degree, professional qualifications a strong and stable background with top 50 main contractors, who will add value to the organisation. You will have been in a senior commercial position for a minimum 5 years and have a background in negotiated design and build as well as competitively tendered contracting. Previous involvement in a broad spectrum Residential New Build projects of £20+ million plus is also an essential requirement.

Please call Alex on 01923 750 095 or email Alex @Cityscapeltd.com for more info