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Commercial manager

Job Description

Job Title: Commercial Manager
Location: Hampshire
Salary / Benefits: £70,000 - £80,000 depending on experience + car + package
Start Date: immediate start available

Company Information:
A multi-disciplined company who provide comprehensive forestry, arboricultural and vegetation management, civil engineering, practical environmental support, and specialist road rail plant hire services. We operate across a variety of sectors and help our clients achieve their goals efficiently and sustainably.

Your requirements:

- Must have experience with setting up a new function.
- A really exciting opportunity for an experienced Commercial Manager to design, lead and manage a new Commercial function at Coombes. You will draw on your skills, experience and knowledge to establish an effective and forward-thinking service, to support our growing business.
- Experience in contract preparation, management and negotiation will be essential as you will play an integral role in all client contracts at pre- and post-contract design, in order to effectively establish and support our rail and civils projects. This will also incorporate preparing commercial responses to PQQ's, tenders, etc.
- As Commercial Manager you will be responsible for the robust financial and resource management of multiple contracts, ensuring that we comply with commercial and financial governance. Maximising revenue and client benefits whilst minimising risk will be key to your success.
- You will be a proactive communicator and keep key stakeholders informed through effective reporting and production of Contract Commercial Management Plans, as well as leading client meetings. Your proven ability to build excellent working relationships is therefore essential.
- My client provides an environment where you will be supported to draw on your experience to design and grow your function. In the establishment phase, this role will also naturally see you involved with some operational activities such as carrying out QS pricing.

As well as sharing the ethos and values of our Company, candidates must have the following:
· Degree in Commercial Management and Quantity Surveying (or similar) or equivalent experience.
· Substantial experience within Rail/Construction/Civils sector and excellent industry knowledge.
· Experience and knowledge of relevant legislation.
· Membership of RICS, CICES or CIOB (desirable).

Navartis Ltd is a specialist recruitment company supplying highly skilled technical and management professionals within the global Transportation, Civil Engineering & Utility industries, if you are seeking a new position our recruitment team can locate the opportunity to suit your needs.