Commercial Manager

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Date Posted:
05 June 2017
West Yorkshire
£40,523 to £48,327
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Job Description

Leeds Beckett University continues to be one of the UK's largest universities, in one of the UK's more popular student cities. We are proud of our award winning estate and two impressive campuses, one in Leeds city centre and the other in Beckett Park, Headingley.

The Estates Services department are seeking to make the key appointment of a Commercial Manager to manage and provide strategic cost and commercial assurance on multi-project campus developments at Leeds Beckett, analysing and highlighting conflicting cost, risk and procurement issues. The role will provide comprehensive quantity surveying services and contractual documentation, and assist in the development of new project management processes and procedures.

The successful candidate will have proven cost and commercial management experience gained in the construction and property industry, with a relevant qualification in a commercial management, quantity surveying or finance discipline. Experience of working in a similar role in the commercial, healthcare, science or education sectors would be advantageous.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential as you will work with a diverse range of stakeholders both within and outside of the University, to solve commercial, contractual and procurement problems and mitigate risk.

To arrange a confidential discussion and/or to request the full briefing particulars, please contact our retained advisor, David Craven ( ) of The Management Recruitment Group via email or on 0161 638 0936.

Closing date for applications is Sunday 9 th July.

Interviews are scheduled for the week commencing 31 st July.

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