assistant commercial manager in birmingham

20 September 2018
lee jones, randstad cpe
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birmingham, west midlands
construction & property
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lee jones, randstad cpe
0121 212 7790
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job description

Are you an Assistant Commercial Manager looking to work on the largest Civil Engineering project in the Uk?

Description of Activities to be undertaken

* Assist in the management of all aspects of the commercial and cost management of work package or group of work packages as designated by the Commercial Manager
* Manage and assure Subcontracts are properly managed to reflect agreed scope including compliance with all responses to communications, payments, compensation events, programme submissions etc., that all contract files are maintained and kept up to date.
* Assist in the preparation of the subcontract AFP to client agreeing values etc.
* Reporting on S/C actual costs v budget and identifying underlying reasons for any variance and resolutions, in particular highlighting any change to original budget. ( CVR)
* Ensure all site staff understand contractual arrangements between client and Subcontractors and all obligations under the subcontract
* Work with site team to ensure project and programme risk mitigation plans are considered, put in place & administered.
* Manage the subcontract change control requirements from S/C to Package.
* Ensure accurate financial records are maintained for subcontract audits and cost assurance.
* Accurate S/C Final Accounts are prepared in a timely manner and agree

Minimum Qualifications Needed for Role

* Experience within a Construction/Engineering environment preferred
* Civil or Mechanical Engineering background preferred
* Knowledge of NEC3 form of contract
* Strong Commercial background
* Ability to solicit views across multiple parties, lead discussions and manage interdependencies
* Strong interpersonal communication skills; ability to work with colleagues and part of a team.

For more information please call Lee Jones/Dan Feenan on 0121 212 7790 or email

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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educational requirements

BSc quantity surveying,BSc quantity surveying