Commercial Manager

Posted 15 August 2023
Salary £75k - 85k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
DisciplineHighways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameAdam Butler

Job description

Title: Commercial Manager
Location: Bilsthorpe, Nottinghamshire
Are you an experienced commercial manager with a proven track record in managing a team of quantity surveyors in the highways sector?
We are looking for an inspiring manager, team player and business astute Commercial Manager to join a growing organisation that has sustainability and innovation at its heart. Based in Bilsthorpe, with the opportunity for some remote working, we offer excellent benefits that can be tailored to suit your needs, as well as the opportunity to develop your skills. This is not only a great opportunity to work on local highway / civil engineering projects, but one where you will have a real opportunity to help influence the shape and character of the team's expansion over the coming years.
The Commercial Manager supports the Commercial Director and is integral to the delivery of all commercial activity from the development to the delivery phase.
includes the following responsibilities;
·Effective delivery of works and projects including budget planning and management
·Identify profitable workstreams
·Provide comprehensive commercial forecasting, cost planning, CVR and change control as well as complete tenders and supply quotations
·Manage, motivate and inspire a team to empower them to deliver against their commercial goals
·Have a deep understanding of contract clauses, negotiating points or offering practical solutions to mitigate risk or dispute and optimise business outcomes
·Lead on departmental, governance and CVR reporting, working closely with internal stakeholders as required
To succeed in this Commercial Manager role, you will need to have strong influencing and communication skills to work with stakeholders internally and externally. You will also have;
·A degree in commercial management, quantity surveying or similar, and relevant experience in highways or civil engineering
·Experience in managing a commercial team including guiding reportees through quantity surveyors CPD
·The ability to demonstrate your knowledge and experience of developing opportunity/risk plans, working with NEC and framework contracts and understanding the relevant regulatory and governance responsibilities
·You will have the ability to build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders and subcontractors.
·Experience avoiding and resolving commercial disputes/disagreements.
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Adam Butler at Carrington West on 07889 214 154 for more information.
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