Senior Commercial Manager
Reference: CWSeniorCommercial Perm
Job Type: Permanent
Contact Details: Charlotte Williams
The Senior Commercial Manager is commercially responsible, on each contract assigned to them, for all pre and post contract commercial issues relating to a contract(s) on the project. Reporting to a Commercial Lead and Project Manager. The Senior Commercial Manager will typically be responsible for a contract(s) between £100-£400m in value subject to level of risk or complexity. The Senior Commercial Manager will typically lead a commercial team of 10 people.
What will you be doing?
The day to day management of Commercial Managers and/or Commercial Assistants under their control
Consideration of the nuclear baseline and distribution of nuclear safety significant responsibilities within the team
Providing support to the procurement process during the procurement phase (pre award)
Managing a team in the commercial management of contracts during the execution phase (post-award)
Managing a team in the delivery of contract final account agreements (close out)
The delivery of the contract(s) in accordance with NNB governance requirements to meet the Project and business objectives
Professional development of self and people within the team
Ensuring that all Principal Accountabilities (see below) are implemented in accordance with NNB Commercial Procedures.
What you’ll need to have
Member of the RICS/CICES/IOB or equivalent professional body is essential
Educated to degree level is essential
Experience of working within the Civil Engineering is essential
Effective commercial/contract management skills, with clear knowledge of best practice contract methodologies
Possesses skills to act as deputy to the Commercial Lead
Able to demonstrate a considerable track record of administering successful contracts
Highly developed commercial skills and demonstrable ability to make sound decisions on matters of significant financial value
Good understanding of contract performance measurement, risk management and change and claim management
Experience with most common Forms of Contract (NEC & FIDIC) within the power construction industry and major projects and programme environment; with particular knowledge of UK Law and its impact upon the contract and commercial function is essential
Familiar with the nuclear site licence conditions and the nuclear baseline philosophy
Good understanding of the UK regulatory framework.
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