Posted June 12, 2019

MEP Commercial Manager

  • Employer Lendlease
  • Location Birmingham
  • Salary On application

Lendlease Construction is seeking a Commercial Manager (Project QS) to join their Midlands region. Specifically, this role will be to work on a complex new build construction project in the East Midlands. The role will be to commercially and financially manage assigned works packages of medium to high value through pre-construction, delivey and final account.

Job Purpose and Scope:

  • To safeguard the financial and commercial interests of the company by managing and controlling commercial risk, income and expenditure
  • Commercial & financial management of assigned building works packages (medium to high-value) through procurement to final account.
  • Contributing to the delivery of the project in a timely, efficient, sustainable and safe manner whilst achieving commercial targets
  • Meeting client expectations and enhancing the reputation of the business
  • Management and supervision of Assistant Commercial Managers as the project progresses.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to maintain and develop relationships with both internal and external stakeholders
  • To run all commercial aspects from procurement to final account

Key Tasks and Activities:

  • Understand and apply commercial & financial procedures and reporting systems
  • Maintains detailed prelim forecasts and actual costs and intervenes were negative trends identified
  • Report accurately to the monthly forecast final account
  • Demonstrates a clear understanding of the relationship between cost, value and profit
  • Manages cash flow to the benefit of the project and business
  • Supports the Project Manager to manage project risk and opportunities
  • Carries out risk modelling
  • Demonstrates an understanding of Notices and Payment Criteria
  • Able to describe the implications of differing forms of contract and their appropriate usage
  • Manages the change process in accordance with the contract
  • Demonstrates an understanding of bonds, PCGs, Warranty Insurances and associated risks
  • Demonstrates skills in the avoidance and defence of claims
  • Manages risk associated with novated consultants
  • Ensures that all contracts address environmental management and BREEAM requirements
  • Buys robust packages demonstrating an understanding of package interfaces
  • Applies framework agreements effectively where appropriate to maximise discounts and rebates
  • Develops a procurement strategy in conjunction with supply chain services
  • Prepares bid documentation to ensure a fully defined tender

Dimensions (skills, experience and capabilities):

  • Quantity Surveying Degree or Construction related degree
  • Holds or working towards RICS or CIOB
  • Experience of working for a main Contractor as a commercial manager or quantity surveyor.
  • Experience with tendering subcontract works packages of medium to high value.
  • Able to prepare subcontract documentation ready for engrossment by external parties
  • Experience of advanced word-processing, Excel spreadsheet packages and fully conversant with BIW
  • Good understanding of building technology / construction methods
  • Ability to read drawings and construction design information
  • Valuing interim applications
  • Agreeing site variations
  • Preparation of internal monthly cost reports / cost to complete forecasts
  • Knowledge of measurement and valuation techniques.

To apply online click here

We aspire to create a diverse workforce by recruiting suitably qualified candidates from a range of backgrounds regardless of age, sexual orientation, ethnic or national origin or colour, sex, trans- gender status, religion or belief, pregnancy and maternity, marital or civil partnership, or any other group who face disadvantage in our society. As part of our ongoing commitment to diversity we have invested in the external verification for equality, diversity and inclusion and have achieved the Equality Assured Standard accreditation and the National Equality Standard

We particularly encourage applications from currently under-represented groups in our industry including those who self-identify as women, black, Asian, minority ethnic, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and/ or disabled.

Lendlease is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. Our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

Paula Milsom

Paula Millsom
Recruitment Advisor

paula.millsom@constructionenquirer.com
07939 152081

Grant Prior

Grant Prior
News Editor

grant.prior@constructionenquirer.com
07775 870 417

01

Commercial Manager

Employer
Lendlease
Location
Birmingham
Salary
On application
Date posted
12 June 2019
02

Commercial Manager

Employer
Lendlease
Location
Manchester
Salary
On application
Date posted
12 June 2019
03

MEP Commercial Manager

Employer
Lendlease
Location
Birmingham
Salary
On application
Date posted
12 June 2019
04

Quantity Surveyor

Employer
Sir Robert McAlpine
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Competitive plus benefits
Date posted
11 June 2019
05

Quantity Surveyor

Employer
Sir Robert McAlpine
Location
Manchester
Salary
Competitive plus benefits
Date posted
11 June 2019
06

Quantity Surveyor

Employer
Ardmore
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Date posted
10 June 2019
07

Project Manager

Employer
Peel Ports Group
Location
Glasgow or Medway
Salary
On application
Date posted
7 June 2019
08

Various Roles on UK Energy Projects

Employer
Hitachi Zosen Inova
Location
UK-wide
Salary
On application
Date posted
4 June 2019
09

Building Services Manager

Employer
Lendlease
Location
Manchester
Salary
On application
Date posted
3 June 2019
10

Estimator

Employer
TONE Scaffolding Services
Location
Redhill, Surrey
Salary
Competitive plus benefits
Date posted
3 June 2019
11

Global Design Manager

Employer
Barhale
Location
Peterborough
Salary
On application
Date posted
30 May 2019
12

Water Solutions Manager

Employer
Barhale
Location
Peterborough
Salary
On application
Date posted
30 May 2019
13

Customer Insights Manager

Employer
Barhale
Location
Peterborough
Salary
On application
Date posted
30 May 2019
14

Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Manager

Employer
CSH Interiors
Location
Grimsby
Salary
£50,000.00 to £55,000.00 /year
Date posted
30 May 2019
15

Senior Construction Lawyers

Employer
Systech International
Location
UK-wide
Salary
On application
Date posted
27 May 2019
16

Principal Mechanical Engineer

Employer
nmcn
Location
Warrington
Salary
Competitive
Date posted
27 May 2019
17

Procurement Manager

Employer
Barhale
Location
Walsall
Salary
On application
Date posted
23 May 2019
18

Conventional Health and Safety – Regulatory Inspector

Employer
Office for Nuclear Regulation
Location
Bootle
Salary
£37,019 - £44,326 plus allowances
Date posted
20 May 2019