Commercial Manager with £40m Main Contractor – Battersea

Wandsworth, London (Greater)
Up to £75k & package
17 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Job Type

Commercial Manager with £40m Main Contractor – Battersea

Senior QS/Commercial Manager with Fast Track Construction specialist based in SW London.

About the client: SSA are recruiting on behalf of a Main Contractor who are fast track construction specialist who offer a total Design & Build Package  The company is involved in multiple business sectors – predominantly within the education and healthcare sectors.

Due to continuous expansion based in an increased workload they are currently recruiting for a Commercial Manager to lead their commercial team, reporting directly into the Operations Director & MD.

About the Role:

  • Support the project teams through the provision of contractual and commercial information and experience.
  • Ensure that Company procurement processes and procedures are followed.
  • Ensure that Project Managers are aware of project and package scope, budget and programme and those variances are promptly reported with recovery solutions.
  • Support the PM team in the negotiation and finalization of major subcontract agreements.
  • Ensure that all project documentation is compiled correctly and to a high standard.
  • Provide best-practice advice and information on commercial and procurement issues as required.
  • Provide guidance to PM teams on compilation, submission and negotiation of variations to contract – both at a Client / project level and a supplier / subcontractor level.
  • Ensure that each project has a formal services agreement in place at the start of the job.
  • Ensure that the PM is educated and trained to support the CM with package and commercial reports and provide or arrange skills training as necessary.

About the Requirements:

Ideally, you will have a career background with main contractors operating within London and the Home Counties and have background experience of working on a mix of traditional and design and build tenders on a mix of projects (with desirable experience on schools & health care projects). Excellent training and development opportunities within a successful and established winning team based in SW London

The ideal candidate will have a recognised professional qualification with 10-15 yrs experience

This is an excellent opportunity to join a progressive Main Contractor gaining market share in London and building on an existing reputation of delivering projects £1m-15m typical range

If you are interested in this role, please contact