Senior Commercial Manager - Construction/Birmingham

Expiring today

55000.00 - 75000.00 GBP Annual + GBP55000 - GBP75000/annum
21 Oct 2019
18 Nov 2019
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We are a large Infrastructure - Rail - Civils business based in Birmingham City Centre. Due to continued expansion we are currently looking for a key member of the commercial

This includes finance, commercial, contract/legal matters and budget control and reporting functions

We are looking for a Senior Commercial Manager to be the commercial lead for our current project portfolio

Accountabilities (Deliverables):

Commercial lead for the light rail projects

Processing and agreement of Applications for payment to contract timescales

Ensure Project actual costs and accruals are finalised within reporting cycle

Ensure all project costs are accounted for within budgets

Subcontract payments made in line with contractual commitments and notifications sent

Negotiation and agreement of variations with supply chain and Owner Participant

Resolution of contractual disputes

Maintenance of an inhouse financial system

Financial outputs to Earned Value Management

Forecasting project and programme costs

Responsibilities (Duties):

Cost control and administration

Subcontractor management

Contract administration

Change Control

Budget Management

Accuracy of forecasting


Interface with project and engineering teams

Interface with finance and procurement teams

Mentoring of junior commercial staff


A Business, finance or construction commercial qualification (such as Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management) preferred


Working in a finance or commercial function within the engineering or construction sector

Knowledge of finance systems

Cost and budget administration

Financial and commercial reporting

Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel

In return you will be leading one of the city's highest profile projects within a position that will allow you to make a difference