Capstone have partnered with a special purpose vehicle set up specifically to manage a 20 year construction program within the highways sector. The role is for a Senior Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Manager to be based in the London Docklands area and to be their standalone Commercial Lead.
About the role:
This position offers a strong career path for the right candidate, with full scope to shape the commercial strategy and processes of a prestigious Highways contract.
As the Commercial Manager you will lead and manage procurement, cost, budget and all contract development and management on the program of works. The scope of projects includes a variety of highways, bridges, structures, new build, refurbishment and maintenance projects with values ranging from £35M, working within a small, friendly, operational and technical team.
Part of your remit will be to ensure the smooth running of all lifecycle and asset upgrade contracts, with full commercial accountability of all assigned projects. You will be expected to develop strategies and processes where needed to ensure delivery of required margins, ensuring all financial information is managed and up to date with tracked budget/tender allowances, commitments and deviations highlighted and managed.
- Degree in Quantity Surveying or other commercially related discipline
- MRICS qualified or similar
- NEC contract experience, particularly including drafting clauses and contracts
- Experience in managing supply chain procurement
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Computer literate - highly proficient at Microsoft Excel
Please contact Matt Cary at Capstone Property Recruitment for further information on 0203 757 5000 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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