Posted on February 17, 2016 · Posted in PROCUREMENT&COMMERCIAL

My client is looking for Commercial Managers with key NEC contract experience to join their busy, growing company!

Summary of the role –

To be responsible for Commercial management, Quantity Surveying, finance management and Additional Works within a defined geographical region; my Client are looking for 3 Commercial Managers; one in the South East, one in the South West and Edinburgh.

Duties of the role –

The following list is not exhaustive and other duties of a similar level and nature may be required from time to time including complying with any new policies that are introduced.

Primary duties:

  • To manage a team of people being responsible for (but not limited to) managing performance, attendance, behaviour, capability, welfare, health and safety and record keeping.
  • To provide a comprehensive commercial service in order to deliver NTEP module services e.g. Cost management (including budget, preparation, monitor reporting), Risk Management, procurement advice, dispute resolution, pre contract and tender review, close liaisons with regional subject matter experts, stakeholder management, providing advice and guidance and conducting audits.
  • To liaise with all stakeholders to ensure effective contract delivery e.g. the Employers representatives regarding delivery, safety and usage, statutory bodies for compliance and support, contract/sub-contract management and supervision, direct and advise wider training estate users.
  • To carry out Additional Works in response to additional contract requirements (Fee earning)


  • Knowledge of QS theories and techniques gained through a Level 6 qualification or equivalent and proven experience.
  • Knowledge of cost management.
  • Knowledge of management theories and techniques gained through a Level 4 qualification such as NVQ in a Business Management/People Management or equivalent and proven experience.
  • Knowledge of H&S gained through IOSH Managing Safely or equivalent and proven experience.
  • Knowledge of project work and the practicalities of delivery.
  • Able to ensure appropriate quality standards are adhered to across region.
  • Planning and analysis skills.
  • IT skills including cost management software.
  • Able to produce reliable management information and coordinate information gathered by others.
  • Able to manage budgets through maximising income and controlling costs.
  • Able to communicate clearly with the Client/customer and other stakeholders.
  • Able to drive continuous improvement.
  • Able to performance manage teams and outputs by utilising management tools

Minimum required language knowledge (speaking+writing):

  • English

Job Location:                  Various Locations; South East, South West and Edinburgh
Job Reference:               113263
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