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Commercial Manager

£85,000 - £90,000

UK / South East

Construction, House Building & Development



David Weaving
020 3962 9900

David is an Associate Director at MRG and joined the business in 2011. He is responsible for the main contractor division in the Twickenham office covering South & West London, the South Home Counties and the Thames Valley. He spent eight years in sales before his move int


Job Description

REF: 13598
Posted: 30 April 2018
Closes: 30 November 2018

A Leading regional contractor is looking to appoint a Commercial Manager to work within a dynamic, forward thinking, professional Contractor based in East Sussex, who have made full use of their excellent management structure and put plans in place for steady growth over the next 5 years.

A plan that will increase the company turnover by a manageable £15m per year. Within these plans there is the opportunity for a Commercial Manager to join this experienced team and help drive forward the ideals, thoughts and plans put in place which will help with the growth of the company.

This Contractor deal with projects valued up to £10m within Kent and Sussex.

The company have made a conscious decision to work on projects at this value as they are becoming the dominant Contractor at this value in East Sussex. These projects include Local Authority, Large Private Developments, Commercial Offices, Schools, Hospitals, Listed Buildings and Churches.

A key positive for working at this company is the attitude, ethos and atmosphere. One that is professional, relaxed and enjoyable. Something that really helps with getting projects finished on time and budget.

As well as keeping everyone motivated on site and in the office this atmosphere makes this Contractor one that you will want to stay with. Something that has been proven by their excellent retention.

Skills / Experience

  • You will need experience with similar projects and project values, but having worked on higher value projects may be an advantage.
  • Proven man management experience, being able to motivate and coach a team.
  • Being able to run projects as well as take on commercial management responsibilities, such as financial reports.
  • You will need to be a forward thinking individual who really wants help and drive forward the upcoming growth of the company.
  • Sound knowledge of construction contracts including the JCT suite.
  • Ensure financial recovery of all contractual entitlements on both new and existing. contracts.
  • Ensuring suitable sub-contractors are selected to deliver commercial success.
  • Assist with preparing cost plans and tenders.
  • Ensure monthly CVR reports are accurate and prepared in a timely manner.

I am looking for a confident and motivated Commercial Manager who is passionate about their career and would be able to demonstrate the skills listed above to add value to my client.

On offer for this Commercial Manager position is a basic salary of up to £90,000 p.a. depending on experience plus comprehensive benefits package.

Apply for this position below or alternatively for further information please contact David Weaving on 07964 465 343 / 0208 892 0115 or

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