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Commercial Manager


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General information

Organisation

Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Our mission: create and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings to further the transition to a low-carbon economy and contribute to more balanced and sustainable territorial development.
To support our growth dynamic, we offer a wide variety of career opportunities in more than 120 countries.
Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.

  

Reference

2022-5593  

Position description

Job title

Commercial Manager

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

A major international group in the construction engineering and mobility services sectors, Egis creates and operates intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and addressing the major challenges of our time by helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable, and resilient territorial development.

We have a range of fantastic opportunities ideal for:

  • Individuals looking for structured support as part of progressing through their APC and onto chartered status.
  • Experienced chartered professionals, looking to take the next step into senior management and influencer roles.

Across the range of roles, you will work with our key clients across the railway, highways, civil engineering and infrastructure sectors.

Job description

Main responsibilities will focus on providing the full range of QS and commercial support services, from estimating, cost planning, procurement, post-contract management and project closeout.

You will work as part of our commercial service group, supporting our clients to ensure project cost and contractual compliance is delivered, on projects ranging from £250k up to and including £250m+.

  • Proactively supporting our clients programme and project teams to ensure alignment with corporate governance.
  • Monitoring, managing and reporting on all commercial aspects of allocated projects, flagging issues and proposing mitigation actions at the earliest opportunity.
  • Monitoring and recording all site/project-based activities in order to collaboratively influence decision making.
  • Attend progress meetings to proactively influence commercial behaviours, delivery activities.
  • Managing the assessment and valuation of supply chain applications, processing payments and certification in accordance with the contractual terms and conditions.
  • Providing pro-active advice on all project and programme related change, including full capture of revised scope and recommending appropriate action. Production of all necessary documentation for approval in accordance with levels of delegated authority.
  • Identifying and advising on all commercial risk/claim events.
  • Providing ad-hoc management information and analysis to promote informed decision- making.
  • Producing commercial correspondence and contractual notices for issue in accordance with contractual conditions.
  • Undertake and support project final accounting and negotiation in accordance with corporate governance.
  • Supporting the demonstration of efficiencies, continual improvement, and commercial industry best practice.
  • Full participate in the associated quantitative cost risk assessment (QCRA), value management and value engineering workshops, as required.

Profile

Essential:

  • Have experience of working in the railway, highways, civil engineering and/or infrastructure sectors.
  • Have a detailed understanding of industry standard and bespoke forms of contracts. (NEC / JCT / ICC)
  • You Must Have the Right To Work In The Uk.

Desirable:

  • A degree (or equivalent level qualification) in a related subject
  • Awareness of construction/rail and infrastructure industry issues
  • Six Sigma Yellow Belt
  • Member of a relevant professional institute.
  • Ability to manage commercial team members.

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion:

We at EGIS are an Equal Opportunities employer and we recognise the value of a Diverse Organisation. EGIS appreciates all job applications. If you decide to apply for an opportunity at EGIS, your application will be assessed based purely on your experience, the essential and desirable criteria, and your suitability for the role. We value each and everyone’s contribution as this builds our culture and means, if you work for EGIS, you will be included, listened to, and respected.

Additional Information:

Some of our clients require that all colleagues working with them undertake a DBS check. We will advise you if this is necessary.

Position location

Job location

Europe, United Kingdom

City

  London & Southern Region

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

2-A. Level / High school Diploma / 12th Grade

Minimum level of experience required

N/A