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Commercial Manager (Rail) Bristol Salary circa £55000 - £70000 per annum My client is offering the opportunity for a Commercial Manager to join their highly successful and driven project team in Bristol. This role offers you the chance to be at the forefront of rail innovation and to be involved in improving the UK’s rail infrastructure.
Job DescriptionCommercial Manager (Rail)
Salary circa £55000 - £70000 per annum
My client is a growing Rail Infrastructure company who provides a unique opportunity to offer 'complete solutions' and 'individual products' to any customer requiring design, installation, testing, commissioning and product support for signalling, telecommunications and power applications.
As the Commercial Manager you will be responsible for acting as a project commercial lead and will support the commercial management of the project, managing the client payment cycle up to and including final account, ensuring maximum income, improved margins and best possible cash flow is achieved.
The day to day responsibilities will include
* Manage the client payment cycle up to and including Final Account as means to maximise income, improve margin and achieve best possible cash flow position.
* Manage Sub-contractors from project start up, ensuring detailed and well-structured sub-contracts are in place.
* Manage the accurate reporting of liabilities. Pay sub-contractors and issue notices strictly in accordance with contractual and legal requirements.
* Contribute to and implement Project Commercial Management Plans whilst incorporating Best Practice.
* Both identify and mitigate project and commercial risk
* Provide specific contract review support to the tender and estimating process
* Manage a dynamic commercial team whilst promoting the importance of hiring permanent members of staff and drawing the attention away from agency and contract staffing solutions,
* Provide the commercial staff with training to ensure best practice and effective management of their projects and business units.
The Successful Individual
* Contractor background with a proven and strong multi-discipline background within design and build rail projects.
* Up to date and working knowledge of construction industry standard forms of contract and commercial terms and associated construction legislation
* A professional qualification within Quantity Surveying and ideally chartered
* Candidates with a proven background in Rail and Rail Signalling projects will be strongly considered.
* Should you be interested in the above opportunity please submit your CV to or call to discuss in further detail.
and call on 02392 458010
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