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Commercial Manager

SALARY Negotiable depending on qualifications held, skills and experience
EXPERIENCE Successful applicants will have the following:
  • Experience within a senior commercial role, ideally within the rail industry
  • Knowledge and experience of managing projects from pre-contract pricing through to CVR review and final accounting practices
  • Previous Contractor experience
  • Working knowledge of Network Rail/NEC forms of contracts
  • Good IT Skills
  • Experience in using Microsoft Office, in particular, Word and Excel
  • Full driving license and car driver
  • Commercial Management Qualification Degree or equivalent
  • Accredited degree through RICS would be an advantage
  • Experience of using Eque 2 and Primavera software
  • 5 years' experience, ideally on rail infrastructure projects
BENEFITS
  • 25 days holiday
  • Extra days holiday for your Birthday
  • After 2 years’ service 1 extra days annual leave up to a maximum of 5
  • Training and Development opportunities
  • Pension Scheme
  • Optical Eye Care Vouchers
  • Perkbox Rewards and Recognition

Job description

As Commercial Manager, you are required to provide commercial support to the project teams, maintaining commercial information and ensuring compliance with contractual
requirements, and to ensure that the Company’s objectives are achieved. You will liaise
with RJ Power Rail clients and other third parties on commercial issues, including
agreement of variations, claims, and any additional payments.

To ensure that financial management of all projects is carried out, you will need to:

  • Review all new contracts and liaise with Clients to fully understand the cost
    implications associated with projects
  • Monitor all income/expenditure associated with projects (including all staff costs, all sub­-contractor costs and material, and equipment costs) and forecast future spend profiles
  • Manage and monitor the Company’s Schedule of Rates for undertaking work
  • Provide Commercial information to Project Start-Up and Project Progress Meetings as required
  • Manage the change control process in respect of commercial activity associated with projects, issue early warning and compensation event notices as required
  • Formalise any cost variations arising as a result of project delivery, produce cause and effect statements and seek to resolve any claims in a timely manner
  • Raise monthly applications of payment to the Client and evaluate received payment certificates
  • Liaise with the Finance Department to raise invoices and monitor Client payments
  • Assist in helping to resolve any late payments where required
  • Produce and present a 4-weekly commercial report for Directors and Senior Management on all commercial activity associated with projects
  • Act as the main point of contact between RJ Power Rail Limited and Client Commercial Teams
  • Review all final accounts associated with projects and issue final account statements to Clients
  • Maintain all commercial records in accordance with documentary control
    requirements
  • Assist the Sales Director by contributing commercial information when tendering or pricing for new works, as required

Successful applicants will have the following:

  • Experience within a senior commercial role, ideally within the rail industry
  • Knowledge and experience of managing projects from pre-contract pricing through to CVR review and final accounting practices
  • Previous Contractor experience
  • Working knowledge of Network Rail/NEC forms of contracts
  • Good IT Skills
  • Experience in using Microsoft Office, in particular, Word and Excel
  • Full driving license and car driver
  • Commercial Management Qualification Degree or equivalent
  • Accredited degree through RICS would be an advantage
  • Experience of using Eque 2 and Primavera software
  • 5 years’ experience, ideally on rail infrastructure projects

About us:

We design, build, and maintain complex infrastructure projects.

The RJ Power Brands offer outstanding jobs and career opportunities in design, engineering, construction, procurement, maintenance, and project management.

We are looking for individuals who can add value to the business by bringing their unique abilities and experience to complete the role they are recruited for.

We value diversity and inclusion, which is why we invite applications from all individuals regardless of background or education. However, for some positions, we do assess role-related expertise.

How to apply:

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Polhill Business Centre,
London Road,
Polhill,
Halstead,
Kent, TN14 7AA
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