Commercial Manager

£65000/annum Car, pension, healthcare
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A new opportunity for a Commercial Manager has arisen, to lead the commercial function of a leading regional contractor in the South West. The business has a focus on the commercial, residential and education sectors with clear growth plans for the future.

You will ultimately be responsible for commercial leadership, reporting direct to the regional business lead. This position will hold responsibility for circa £25m turnover, growing to in excess of £40m turnover and multiple offices as the business achieves its strategic objectives.

Due to the business' growth, they are open to either bringing in someone already operating at this level, or an ambitious candidate to join and commercially lead a £14m high-end residential project, with progression to Commercial Manager within six to twelve months.

You will be experienced within a main contractor environment, having trained as a Quantity Surveyor, ideally being a member of RICS. You will currently either be operating in a similar role within a region, or as commercial lead on a large project.

Key Skills/Responsibilities:

* Experienced commercial leader, able to illustrate impact on business growth and people development.
* Demonstrable experience of operating within the commercial sector, ideally with education or residential experience too.
* Competent managing 8-10 live projects, plus developing and securing new work.
* Focus on excellent delivery and client management.
* Hold a strong commercial awareness; ability to identify profitable opportunities, risk, and threats early in a project are crucial.
* Member of RICS.

You must bring a positive attitude and willingness to continue learning and developing. The successful candidate will bring a thorough, detailed and driven approach to their work, always striving for improvement and competent with modern IT. In return, you will be offered excellent guidance and development to continue upon your career path.

This is an opportunity to be part of something exciting, to position yourself as the commercial lead of an ambitious, respected contractor, with an experienced and respected mentor for continued long-term development.

Sound interesting? Act now! If this sounds like the role you are looking for, please apply below to be contacted with more information