Commercial Manager

  • Location

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Design Engineering, Design Consultancy

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  • Salary:

    c£450/day Umbrella

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    Long Term

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Commercial Manager - WFH / London - Duration 7 months - Rate c£450/day umbrella
Key words / skills: Commercial Manager, rail, Network Rail, Oracle, Cost Management.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side Network Rail in order to recruit a Commercial Manager to work on a 7 month contract, WFH.
As a Commercial Manager your responsibilities and duties will include:
Minimum Requirement:
• Network Rail
• Oracle
• Civils
• Wheel timbers
• Commercial tender evaluation
• Cost management
Working on civils portfolio of multiple projects & wheel timbers projects.

Production and delivery of estimating and/or costing for delivery solutions in line with contract brief and budget. Monitor project and/or financial performance and ensure robust forecasting. Ensure that all financial systems are updated to time, cost and quality, appropriate KPI's. Manage and implement targets to ensure that non-performance identified and benchmarking in place. Responsible for internal and external stakeholder engagement relating directly to the project

Every single day you will work on dynamic work streams and have the chance to use your passion to make improvements to how we complete our projects that make a difference to millions of passengers.
•You'll partner with customers, learning their needs so our supply chains are clearly understood, and they know how to request goods and services in an efficient way
•Manage assessment and valuation of contractor’s applications and processing of payment certification. You should feel comfortable challenging Cost elements
•Manage cost reporting of all allocated accounts including Cost Forecasting, Anticipated Final Cost, Cost of Work Done, Gross Billing and Current Contract Value.
•You'll provide timely and accurate commercial reporting.
•Manage one or more supplier relationships, including measurement of performance and regular review meetings
•Support local or national procurement processes, feeding in knowledge of customer requirements and efficiency opportunities
•Management of any variations to contracts that may be required and assistance in processes any claims
•Undertake final account settlements and internal reconciliation, encouraging the demonstration of efficiencies by undertaking cost analysis of completed projects
•Provide support with pre and post contract procurement activities and estimating resources
•Monitor, handle and report on all commercial aspects of allocated accounts, flagging issues and proposing mitigation actions at the earliest opportunity to Senior Commercial Manager
•Identify and advise on all commercial risk/claim events.

You will be an experienced Commercial Manager.
5-10 years exp.
HNC / HND / Degree.

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker or Mike Kelly
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.