Commercial Manager

Commercial Manager

Job Title: Commercial Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895020_1540309774
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 23, 2018 16:49

Job Description

Our offshore and geotechnical engineering consultancy client is seeking a Commercial Manager to work on high-profile civil engineering projects from their site in Oxfordshire. You will be supporting land-based ground investigation projects throughout the UK. Quantity Surveying experience is highly desirable, and preference will be given to candidates with this background.

As Commercial Manager, your Tasks and Responsibilities will include:

Review contract documents to identify and manage commercial risk / opportunity and advise on tender qualifications
Provide pre-& post contract commercial advice to support the Business Units in client negotiations
Liaise with project staff to ensure that all contractual correspondence, notifications and records are properly maintained
Manage cost control on all projects and provide accurate forecasts
Identify and value contract change/compensation events
Prepare applications for payment and invoices to maximise Fugro cash-flow and recovery
Prepare contractual claims and final accounts
Liaise with the Accounts Department to manage Debtors
Compile monthly financial reports for Contracts and the Business Units

Skills and Qualifications

Demonstrable experience of working in a similar role for a Civil Engineering / Ground Investigation Contractor and possess Academic or Professional qualifications appropriate for this role
Demonstrable experience of commercial, contractual and tendering support
Possess thorough knowledge of NEC/ICC forms of Contract and an ability to swiftly analyse and understand non-standard forms
Strong communication and organisational skills
This role is ideally suited for Senior Quantity Surveyors who are looking to expand their career and take 'the next step' in their profession.

Job Title: Commercial Manager
Location Wallingford, near Reading, Oxfordshire
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: DOE
Job ID:895020


Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This is a Permanent position.

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