Quantity Surveyor
South East
£60,000 - £80,000

Commercial Manager - Groundworks

Ref: 10326| Posted: 13th May 2021

Brief Outline


  • An established and growing contractor in the groundworks market requires a Commercial Manager to oversee commercial process across projects in the London and South East region.  


  • The Commercial Manager will be responsible for overseeing financial process on projects for tier 1 main contractors, developers and private clients in the construction sector, being involved with commercial aspects, assisting with pre contract stages and managing costs for projects.


About our Client










  • The client has been active in the construction sector for over 15 years with an established client base and consistent work around the UK.

About the Role


  • Managing costs across multi-million-pound contracts.
  • Reporting into the Managing Director.
  • Feasibility studies, procurement reports, value management, cost control
  • Change control, cost checking, valuation work
  • Be a point of contact for clients and coordinate with consultants and project management personnel
  • Dealing with all cost related issues in an effective and timely manner
  • Creating the completed cost reports
  • Making regular cost checks as well as regular valuations to ensure that it is in line with the cost reports
  • Dealing with contractual disputes



About the Candidate


  • Previous experience in surveying or commercial management on large commercial groundworks and civils contracts 
  • Flexible self-starter with ability to prioritise 
  • Displays strong leadership skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills 
  • PC literate


Points of Appeal

  • Freedom within the role
  • Clear route for progression to higher Directorship level
  • Competitive salary
  • Company with a full order book
  • Nationwide contractor