commercial assistant in tamworth

posted
07 November 2018
contact
jamie evans, randstad cpe
job type
permanent
salary
£ 20,000 - £ 25,000 per year
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posted
location
tamworth, west midlands
specialism
construction & property
sub specialism
construction
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 20,000 - £ 25,000 per year
reference number
JE - 92732323
contact
jamie evans, randstad cpe
phone
0121 212 7790
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job description

A well established Contractor of over 50 years expereince is looking for a Commercial Assistant to join their close knit team, directly, on a permanent basis.

You will join a team of 8, supporting the Commercial Team, as well as operation staff.

The ideal candidate will hold 2-3 years' experience working for a Contractor with excellent knowledge on using Microsoft Excel. You will be confident in your approach when dealing with Surveyors holding a strong understanding of the processes and use of Trackers.

Key Responsibilities:

* Dealing with and managing orders to and applications from our approved subcontractors, including liaison with our subcontractors.

* Using Excel on a daily basis, knowing various commands and liaising with the Chief Surveyor.

* Undertaking valuations/claims on the in-house valuation system and contributing to the month end process.

* Ensure accuracy of data entered into cost capture system.

* Checking sub-contractors applications for payment are accurately coded and authorised in line with company policies and procedures.

* Review all information including Compensation Events with the Road Marking Manager and Depot Manager as required and the Managing Quantity Surveyor.

* Dealing with clients' and subcontractors' queries and enquiries Essential Experience

* Knowledge of Construction Industry

* 2-3 years' experience working for a Contractor

* Excellent computer skills using Microsoft Packages specifically Excel

* Confidence in managing and prioritising workload

* A methodical and organised ability to close-out tasks with experience working to tight deadlines

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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GCSE