The Client Our client are a medium sized residential contractor and developer based in Leigh on Sea, Essex. We specialise in new build low to medium rise residential construction and operate throughout Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk. They are currently seeking a Commercial Manager to join their team. Salary would be between £80k - £100k depending on experience.
The Role As Commercial Manager, reporting into Board level, you'll have overall financial responsibility for the region from the business' Leigh On Sea base. You'll ensure effective cost management of a range of projects, support delivery on key contractual issues, operate as a focal point for the business facing clients and external consultants and will oversee a team of Quantity Surveyors to ensure, through accurate forecasting and cost/value reporting, that projects are delivered within allocated budget.
Responsibilities: - Leading an established team of Quantity Surveyors in effective cost management of a range of exciting projects, through to final accounts. - Forecast, monitor and maintain cash flow to ensure it is maximised effectively. - Mentor, develop, train and support existing and new members to the team, both within the commercial department and the wider business. - Attend and host key meetings internally and externally, maintaining professional standards and promoting the company's standards and values at all times. - Be aware of, and take the lead on, contractual interests and ensure that delivery teams are at all times advised and aware of key requirements.
Qualifications & Experience - Degree qualified or equivalent, with accreditation from relevant bodies (RICS, CIOB) - A demonstrate background of leading major general building projects from a residential standpoint within main contracting
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