Commercial Contract Manager - Water

Commercial Contract Manager - Water

Job Title: Commercial Contract Manager - Water
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Worthing, West Sussex
Salary: Up to £46000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH11352_1511282434
Contact Name: Dan Bisset
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 21, 2017 16:40

Job Description

Commercial Contract Manager (Quantity Surveyor)

West Sussex

£46,000 + Package


We are currently looking to recruit several Commercial Contract Managers to join a utilities business in West Sussex, focusing on a number of high value utilities, engineering & construction contracts. This would suit Quantity Surveyors looking for a new challenge.

The Job

As a Commercial Contract Manager, you will be responsible for the post contract management of a wide portfolio of contracts, either Wholesale Water or Wholesale Wastewater directorates or an Engineering & Construction capital delivery portfolio.

You will be responsible for…

  • Delivering and operating a framework of commercial / cost management, control, and audit best practice.
  • Providing regular validation of contractor actual cost submissions to ensure legitimacy of payments.
  • Acting as the bridge between Commercial Contract Management and quality / other audits undertaken by other business functions.
  • Working closely with Commercial Managers, Supplier Relationship Managers, and Project Managers to identify business process risks.

The Candidate

Candidates will have a solid Commercial & Financial acumen, backed up with an in=depth knowledge and strong background of audit theory, principles, and methodologies.

Candidates will be Degree educated (or equivalent) in a relevant subject. It is desirable to have a chartered professional body qualification (Accountancy, Quantity Surveying, or other relevant body)

What's on offer

  • Basic salary of £46,000
  • The chance to join a leading utilities business.
  • Competitive benefits Package

How to apply

To apply, please call Dan Bisset on 02392 288 213 or send a copy of your CV to

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