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Regional Managing Director

  • Location: South West England
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Commercial Director
  • Salary: £95000 - £110000 per annum + Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: Reg Director 01_1507822868
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Job description

With almost 20 years company trading, my client are now on the hunt for their new Regional Director to work out of one of their offices based in South West.

Specialising in the construction industry, my client are a prominent commercial management consultancy providing construction businesses with a wide range of professional services including dispute resolution, quantity surveying and claim preparation.

The role will be very autonomous, taking charge of an existing team and building it further as you deem fit.

The ideal candidate would have previous work experience within a contractor and ideally working in the dispute resolution sector for at least 5 to 8 years.

Various duties and responsibilities include:
  • Experience running a team of other commercial staff
  • Commercial management, claims and dispute management of large and complex construction, infrastructure and rail projects
  • Drafting claims and contractual responses to them
  • Significant role in preparing a defence for a contractor facing potential contract termination
  • Preparation of contractual defence of a number of issues raised by the client
  • Excellent knowledge of various contracts including JCT, IChemE, NEC and FIDIC
  • Preparing a strategy for the resolution of mainly time related claims and implementing a solution acceptable to both parties
  • Resolving disputes, differences and any other contractual matters
  • Reviewing all third-party claims and liaising with the in-house legal team regarding putting forward the claims to the third parties
  • Responsible for reviewing all tender contractual documents to identify potential commercial risks and negotiating amendment to the terms and conditions as necessary

The real selling point of this position is there is scope to become a Business Partner of this consultancy practice after a period of time.

Depending on experience and calibre of the candidate, my client would look to pay between £95k to £110k plus package and substantial bonuses on top.

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