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    West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Rail, Construction, Facilities Management

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  • Salary:

    £250 per day

  • Contact:

    Miren Chauhan

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  • Published:

    24 days ago

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Are you a Commercial Manager looking for your next challenge?
Do you have previous rail or construction experience?

TXM Recruit are working in partnership with a high-profile railway client. They are expanding their fleet and are looking for an Assistant Commercial Manager to join their team located in Birmingham on an 6–12-month contract. This role is paying £250 per day.

Our client requires an Assistant Commercial Manager to join their team supporting business activities across several projects covering platform extensions, depot builds, facility enhancements and other rail construction projects.

The role will involve supporting Commercial Managers and Project Teams and requires 3 or 4 days per week on site in the West Midlands.

The successful Assistant Commercial Manager will have previous experience supporting Commercial Managers with tasks including:
  • Support periodic cost reporting, including provision of Anticipated Final Cost, Actual Cost of Work Performed, and Forecast to Completion.
  • Assist with the management of existing contracts, reviewing and completing contract amendments and liaising with stakeholders.
  • Assist in the administration of contracts of varying values and complexity, driving compliance.
  • Assist in overseeing contracts to ensure reporting obligations are met.
  • Managing contract communication including creating and distributing action lists and producing meeting minutes.
  • Supporting the maintenance of the project risk and opportunity register.
  • Work with the Commercial Manager to manage the closeout of all assigned projects, implementing close-out plan(s) to ensure all defects are recorded, warranties received, and contracts closed, as well as completion of financial close-out.

What we require:
  • Qualification in Quantity Surveying or a related field.
  • Demonstrable experience in a similar role.
  • Excellent commercial awareness.
  • Strong knowledge of reporting and financial processes.
  • Strong IT skills, including a good understanding of Microsoft Excel.
  • A good communicator with excellent stakeholder management skills.
  • Knowledge of NEC options.
  • Knowledge of risk allocation.

Main Details:
Job Title: Assistant Commercial Manager
Salary: £250 per day (£60,000 per annum)
Contract: 6-12 Months
Location: Soho Depot, Smethwick, Birmingham B66 2NJ

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an exciting, friendly, and fast paced team, delivering essential services.

TXM Recruit is an equal opportunities employer. If you have any specific requirements or require assistance or reasonable adjustments to be made for you during the selection process due to disability or long-term health condition, we will do our best to assist you.

If you want to register your interest and apply, please contact me on the below:
Miren Chauhan
Delivery Consultant
Mob: 07586072198