Commercial Lead - Highways /Infrastructure
South East Wales
This is an exciting opportunity to join an established, well respected company and lead a team on a prestigious infrastructure project within the South Wales area.
Will be responsible for all commercial elements on the project and will report directly in to the commercial manager and commercial director.
Will need to demonstrate that they have a track record of delivering high value highway schemes as well as managing and developing a commercial team around them.
The role will involve:-
-Ensuring suitable management and control of contract costs
-Overseeing the commercial administration of subcontracts from enquiry stage through interim payments to negotiations and settlement of final accounts.
-Overseeing site cost control, management and comparisons against budget and allowances.
-Advising on contractual and legal matters, developing and invoking commercial strategies.
-Ensuring accurate financial reporting in terms of cost, value cash and time.
-General management and supervision of staff
-Upholding and enforcing compliance with company systems and best practice.
The ideal person will have:-
-BSc orMSc in Quantity Surveying or experience equivalent;
-Membership of RICS, CICES or CIOB
-Will have a track record of managing a commercial team.
-They will have skills in commercial awareness, client liaison, project management and team leadership.
-They will also have an extensive understanding of the construction industry, flexibility and a talent for negotiation.
-Previous experience of large scale Infrastructure projects is essential.
Package will include car or car allowance plus pension.
To apply, please send an up to date CV to Rachel.Sheehy@Acornpeople.com
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