Commercial Manager - Water

Commercial Manager - Water

Job Title: Commercial Manager - Water
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Worthing, West Sussex
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH11351_1519749530
Contact Name: Dan Bisset
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 27, 2018 16:38

Job Description

Commercial Manager

West Sussex - Worthing / Brighton

Up to £50,000 to £60,000 + Car Allowance & Bonus


We are currently looking to recruit a Commercial Manager to join a utilities business, focusing on a number of high value utilities, engineering & construction contracts. We are looking to speak with client facing Commercial Managers or Senior Quantity Surveyors looking to for a new challenge.

The Job

Supporting the Senior Commercial Manager, you will be responsible for…

  • Supporting Project and or Contract Manager in the identification, quantification and mitigation of commercial risks.
  • Working with Project / Contract Managers to support the setting of Target Costs or Fixed Prices depending on the agreed form of contract.
  • Supporting the delivery of a full range of cost management services, providing commercial support and advice. This will include appraisal of options, feasibility studies, cost planning and estimating.
  • Visiting sites as required to undertake cost verification.
  • The delivery of annual savings and efficiency targets.

The Candidate

Candidates will be well versed in NEC, I Chem E & ICE contracts, backed up by a Degree (or equivalent) in Quantity Surveying.

Significant experience of Cost Management and/or Quantity Surveying for large projects or programmes is essential.

Candidates must hold a professional qualification and full membership in Cost Management or Quantity Surveying.

What's on offer?

  • Basic salary up to £60,000
  • The chance to join a leading utilities provider.
  • 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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