Commercial Manager Ref: AM10284

About Amey

Fundamental to living our core values is having great people in our business. That’s why we believe that Amey is only as great as the people we employ. We place great value on our people and the contribution they make to our business, that’s why we aim to offer a competitive benefits package to all of our employees. Working for Amey you will receive a competitive salary and will be able to join our contributory pension scheme. In addition you will be entitled to Company sponsored life assurance and a generous holiday entitlement. You will also be invited to join Amey Choices which offers a range of flexible benefit options and offers additional benefits available throughout the year. Amey is an equal opportunities employer.

What is the purpose of this role?

We are looking for a Commercial Manager to join our Consulting Highways business in the South East to cover a maternity leave role for approximately a year and upon her return this position will be allocated other accounts to support and so we are looking for an experienced individual to support the commercial aspects over multiple contracts.
Reporting into the Principal Commercial Manager you will be responsible for the day-to-day commercial and contractual functions for major clients, working closely with design leads and senior management. The Commercial Manager will provide commercial support mainly to the Airport Infrastructure and ITS South parts of the business but also a range of other internal and external contracts.This role requires an upfront & proactive approach to the management of change, close liaison with internal colleagues & the need to form strong, open working relationships with clients and colleagues based on trust & integrity. The role would suit a hands-on individual who is confident in using MS Excel and keen to drill into data and draw logical conclusions from it. A background in quantity surveying would be beneficial, as would any relevant qualification or degree; accreditation by the RICS or a similar professional body would be an additional advantage. Any experience in providing commercial support to design and consulting and/or highways contracts would be favourable.

What will this role involve?

The position will involve some of the following:

Support and report to Account Manager and Account Director.
Support the prompt presentation & submission of all applications for payment, maximising all contractual entitlements.
Ensuring that prompt payments are received to meet contract terms. Cash collection.
Prompt submission of estimate / tender scheme information to the client.
Support in the collation & presentation of weekly cost / value information & associated KPI data.
Support in the preparation & presentation of monthly CVRs with final cost / value forecasts.
Forecasting and presentation of forward works and expected cash flows.
Support in the populating & presentation of forecast & budget information on relevant contracts to company management and directors.
Commercial management of Sub-Contractors. Supply chain management.
Procurement, negotiation and placing of sub-contract orders / instructions.
Preparation of appropriate documentation in relation to variations, claims, additional payments etc.
Commercial support to all PMs in the contracts team.
Commercial support to the bidding, estimating & procurement teams.
Liaison with the client on all commercial matters, meeting their requirements whilst ensuring all supporting documentation is in place to build trust and good relations.
Preparation of financial documents to support tenders and price submissions

Publicada el 12-07-2019

Área funcional: Control de Proyecto/ Gestión de costes

Crawley/Birmingham, , Reino Unido

Tipo de contrato: Permanent