Commercial Manager

£70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
10 Sep 2018
08 Oct 2018
Rebecca McKean
Job Type

Rare opportunity for an exciting Commercial Manager role with development into Directorship in the medium term

Your new company
You will be working for one of the North West's leading House Builders who have been established for over 60 years. As a group they own and manage a company property portfolio of over £700m

As well as delivering new build luxury houses, they are also well versed in restoration and are now converting many listed buildings as well as also taking steps to move into the retirement homes sector.

They work hard to maintain their traditional values, but are nimble enough to adapt to the ever changing needs of their customers.

The Directors are excellent to work with, and are proud to boast numerous awards to recognise the company's hard work and committal to NHBC excellence.

Your new role
As Commercial Manager you will be responsible for the commercial running of the Lancashire division, with a team of reports including 1 Quantity Surveyor, 1 Assistant Quantity Surveyor, 1 Buyer and 1 Commercial Administrator.

You will be initially employed as a Commercial Manager, with the Commercial Director position a very realistic medium term goal.

Day to day duties will include:

  • Management of Commercial team
  • Resolving contractual & commercial problems
  • Looking for opportunity to grow the business
  • Coaching employees on best practice for managing contract issues
  • "Hands on" approach to re-measures, monthly valuations / variations and final accounts

You must have experience in:

Subcontract Tendering/Procurement including tender analysis

Placing Subcontract Order Packages

Material Procurement from Enquiry to Bulk Order

Interim Subcontract Payments

Final Accounts

Monthly Cost Reporting against Project Specific Budgets including analysis of variances

Cost to Completes

Commercial Report for inclusion in Board Report

Land appraisals

Managing and motivating a team

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a Commercial Manager (Or Managing QS) who has a proven track record of delivery within the New Build Spec Housing sector. You will ideally be Degree qualified, and be able to present a CV which details relevant experience.

What you'll get in return
You will be paid a competitive salary as well as package, which is negotiable for the right candidate.

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