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Commercial Manager

  • Location: Bristol
  • Sector: Rail
  • Position: Commercial Manager
  • Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum + car + pension + healthcare + bonus
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 903325_1508771380
Job description

Key Experience
  • Degree Qualified in Quantity Surveying or relevant qualification and experience
  • Construction, infrastructure or railway Industry experience
  • Previous Main Contracting and or Sub Contractor experience
  • Able to prepare and implement a project specific commercial strategy
  • Ensuring robust Cost Control & Budget Management throughout the project
  • An understanding of contractual arrangements and financial reporting;
  • Seeking long-term career prospects and development;




The Role

We are currently recruiting for a Commercial Manager to work on a key railway infrastructure upgrade in South Wales.

This is an exciting opportunity to work on a diverse and multi-disciplinary contract, in an industry that will offer you career growth. Some prior rail experience is necessary, due to the nature of the project.

Working as a key member of the project team, you will ensure the cost and budgetary control is managed robustly across the project.

Critical aspects of your role will include:
  • Determining the scope of work through interpretation of the contract documents.
  • Financial and commercial control including production of profit and loss, cash flow, KPI and cost to complete statements.
  • Contract administration including providing advice on contractual matters and formulating contractual/legal correspondence.
  • Negotiating, settling and agreement of Interim / Final Accounts.
  • Supply chain Procurement and sub-contract administration.
  • The successful delivery of KPI targets.
  • Leading ongoing liaison with Operations and Finance to monitor WIP and identify, report and redress cost variances.
  • Leading and managing the production, monitoring and reporting of budgets, cost to complete exercises and Cost Value reviews for all contracts within area of control.


The Offer

The opportunity to work on a major infrastructure upgrade project, offering a competitive level of remuneration and the opportunity to develop and advance your career.