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Commercial Manager/Managing Quantity Surveyor

  • Salary: A competitive package discussed on application with NRL
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Built Environment
  • Contact: Relyn Winter
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0191 415 3300
  • Start Date: 2021-11-08
  • Expiry Date: 20 October 2021
  • Job Ref: 1037711
 Commercial Manager - Building Services – North-East England  

A multi-award-winning tier one building services contractor has an exciting opportunity for a highly experienced commercial specialist to join their business in the northeast of England. 

  • The focus of this role will be to lead the commercial activities to deliver M&E contracts through the lifecycle from pre-contract administration to final account 
  • The Commercial Manager will help establish and manage the schemes budgets, values of £10 to £15 million
  • Identify and appoint external contractors and consultants 
  • Ensure the sub-contractors’ costs align with scheme budgets and are delivered to these figures 
  • Oversee day-to-day commercial activities  
  • Drive supply chain efficiencies to optimise profit level across projects  
  • Work closely with the operations team and have joint control over the successful delivery of the schemes 
What you will need:  
  • The role will suit an experienced commercial manager or a managing quantity surveyor looking for your next career move 
  • Strong technical knowledge of the construction industry
  • Experience on major capital commercial projects with M&E values of over £10 million 
  • Must have worked for a Tier 1 M&E contractor or a company with an inhouse M&E capability. 
  • Extensive experience of commercial processes associated with live D&B projects 
  • Identifying and effective management of risk in the construction process 
  • Experience of procuring contracts and exposure to resolving disputes  
  • Proficient knowledge of measurement and valuation  
  • Good knowledge of standard forms of contract and principles of contract law 
  • To be based in the northeast of England
  • Be prepared to travel to Scotland with ad hoc overnight stays
What is in it for you:  
  • A career changing opportunity which will allow you to become an integral part of a growing strategic project division. 
  • Industry-leading family friendly and flexible working opportunities 
  • A highly attractive salary with additional company benefits 
  • Flexible working conditions to support a balanced and healthy lifestyle