Commercial Manager

£55000.00 per annum + car, pension, negotiable
27 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Commercial Manager - Build - North West based but with UK wide travel - up to £60,000 plus package The client My client are a highly experienced, established national contractor with a strong national presence (especially in the North West). They work on large scale projects within several different sectors such as mixed use developments, student accommodation, retail, residential, hotels and education. Please note project(s) could be based anywhere in the UK and you may be required to stay away from home. The Role You will be a key member of the Commercial / Finance Team, reporting straight to the Commercial Director. Working on a large student accommodation / hotel project. Assist the Senior Quantity Surveyor in managing the commercial aspects of the appointed contract(s), contributing to the overall strategy and performance of the contract to meet agreed business and service objectives. Managing a site based Commercial team. Attend, lead and influence client meetings as appropriate Resolving contractual and commercial problems where applicable Help to train / lead and progress junior members of staff Offering direction and instruction Understand the contract requirements and tender strategy, and operate to its requirements Ensure that appropriate stakeholders are kept up to date on business processes Reviewing and developing operational process flows Ensuring that all stakeholders understand and adhere to contractual obligations Ensuring that the financial aspects and impact of a contract are clear to all parties Overseeing financial KPIs The Candidate Experience working as a Commercial manager for a building contractor in a previous role Large project experience (hotels / apartments or student accommodation) Excellent planning and organisational skills. Previous experience managing a site based team - ESSENTIAL Good numeracy skills High attention to detail High understanding of construction processes Strong contractual knowledge Ability to manage a team Demonstrable experience of making a material contribution to improving the returns on contracts. Good presentation, influencing and motivation skills. Good communication skills both verbal and written. Desire to develop and motivated to achieving targets. Preferably chartered to RICS or ICES, or working towards chartership. Familiar with some form of commercial / costing systems. Salary and Package £40,000 - £60,000 Company car or allowance Company Pension scheme plus employer contributions Life Assurance. Alexandra Smith at AndersElite is a commercial specialist recruitment consultant with over 9 years' experience within the Commercial sector. Alexandra works within the building and civil engineering markets. To register your interest in this excellent career opportunity, please submit your most recent CV to myself via email or call me if you have any questions on 07980 006 436 for a confidential discussion This job was originally posted as