Commercial Manager

DBA Recruitment
From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum £75-80k DOE
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Commercial Manager Housing DeveloperDBA1612-1Birm£75-80k + Package
Our client a leading developer has been building new homes for 50 years and is firmly established as a leading developer with a passion for not just building homes, but creating vibrant sustainable communities.
RC Frame Housing development, we are looking on behalf of a highly regarded Developer for a Commercial Manager to join their team in Birmingham, this is a site based position with visits fortnightly to HQ and other sites
The Commercial Manager will be responsible to ensuring timely & accurate cost management, dealing with contractual matters, procurement & payment of sub-contractors for a complex and large volume of development projects; from pre-operational stage through to final account settlement.
Although based in Birmingham, the candidate will need to have the ability and willingness to travel, being responsible for sites in Milton Keynes, Bath, and HQ
Responsibilities of the role will include;
-Assisting in the speedy, accurate and cost effective management for development sites from pre-production negotiation to completion
-Negotiating and letting of sub-contractors within the set timescales including the recommendation of cost effective initiatives on the development design detailed and materials specified.
-Preparation of sub-contract documents ensuring that they contain all work and/or materials which are likely to be required to enable the dwelling to be ultimately completed
-Providing any further assistance and information to the Surveying Executive as and when required
-Assist at all times in maintaining a safe working environment within Company workplaces, and applying the Company Health & Safety Policy, for their own, their colleagues, third parties and public's benefit.
The incumbent should meet the following criteria:
-RICS/CIOB qualification
-Must be commercially aware with the ability to manage staff
-Extensive experience in a senior surveying position, ideally within the house building industry or with a developer with mixed use credentials
-Excellent communication skills and ability to multi-task