Commercial Trainee Ref: AM09865
An exciting opportunity for a driven individual looking to embark on a career within commercial to join our Utilities business at Amey
We’re looking for a Commercial Trainee to join a dedicated Commercial Team within the Amey Utilities Division on one of their Key Accounts with their Client Severn Trent Water. Having won an extension in 2015 running through the remaining AMP period to March 2021, this is an excellent opportunity to be part of an ever-growing contract with one of our Key Partners.
You will be part of a collaborative team working to ensure the smooth flow of all Commercial aspects of the contract, working together daily ensuring all deadlines are met to achieve contractual KPIs.
What will this role involve?
Ensure compliance with the Amey systems, processes and procedures
Review and audit feedback from on-site crews prior to submission to Client following completion of activities
Review supply chain applications for individual work orders, tracking through from application to approval for payment
Provide commercial support as required / directed
Support the commercial team in ensuring cost capture processes are complied with
Engage with supply chain partners, operation teams and Client to ensure smooth flow of payment applications and regulatory information
Maintain professional working relationships with all contract stakeholders
Promote a collaborative team-working environment
Proactively instil commercial awareness throughout the team
Promote the Amey safety culture
Participate in regular monthly safety meetings
Assist in the commercial management of the Subcontract Accounts
What are we looking for?
Health and Safety awareness
Competent in computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of products, especially Excel and Word
Preferred general SAP System knowledge and experience
Ability to time-manage, set priorities and work to strict deadlines in a deadline based environment
Strong communication skills, both through email and telephone calls
Methodical style of working
Strong desire to further Client relationships whilst ensuring that contractual entitlements are not compromised
Willingness to learn
Motivation and desire to succeed
Ability to work under pressure
Everyone at Amey works together towards this common aim, which we call our ‘Better Places’ goal. We’re a commercial business which focuses on helping our customers to serve Britain. Making things better every day for people and communities is at the heart of the way we work.
Today we are one of the most diverse companies in our sector. So at Amey you can grow in a specific sector or broaden your horizons by applying your skills to a new sector. You may be surprised where an Amey career can take you.
Amey is an equal opportunities employer.
Publicada el 08-07-2019
Área funcional: Control de Proyecto/ Gestión de costes
Preston, Noroeste, Reino Unido
Tipo de contrato: Fixed Term