Commercial Manager

  • Location:

    Perth, Perth & Kinross

  • Sector:

    Managerial & Technical Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £36000 - £55000 per annum + Car / Car Allowance, Bonus & Benefits

  • Contact:

    Richard Thorpe

  • Contact email:

    richard.thorpe@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/492185_1533735291

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-07

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Search Construction is looking to recruit a Commercial Manager to work with a large Perth based contractor with a unit turnover in excess of £300M per annum.

As a leading UK company this role sits within their energy transmission business. The core remit of the role is to improve commercial performance of large contracts through the effective management of projects from estimation through to reconciliation.

This role requires an experienced commercial professional who can demonstrate amongst other things exceptional knowledge and skills with in estimation, procurement, business plan preparation and cost reporting. A key requirement will be to deliver commercial efficiency and savings through the effective pre and post contract management ensuring the delivery of key business KPI's.

This role requires a highly numerate, highly analytic candidate who can interpret a wide range of high volume data and utilise effectively. The ability to clearly and effectively communicate with multiple internal and external stakeholders is essential.

Managing a large portfolio of works involving Cabling, OHL and Substations, contracts will range from installations and construction through to ongoing maintenance of assets across the North of Scotland.

Key Requirements:-

  • Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying with at least 5 years post grad work experience
  • Have operated within a similar field of work understanding the technical and logistical aspects of energy contracts
  • MRICS (desired but not essential)
  • Experienced in estimating
  • Demonstrate experience in managing supply chain on projects of at least £10m in value

This is an excellent opportunity to join a Leading UK business that has a reputation for staff development, positive working culture and a real customer focused approach to delivery.

The successful applicant will receive a salary of up to £55k, Car / Car Allowance, Bonus & Benefits.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.