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INTERIM Senior Commercial Manager - £850 PER DAY

INTERIM Senior Commercial Manager - £850 PER DAY

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Procurement, Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £750 - £850 per day

  • Contact:

    Elliot Fisher

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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An exciting opportunity to join a major civil construction project in the UK has arisen, to work as a Senior Commercial Manager, to lead the negotiation, development and embedding of contractual agreements with selected third-party suppliers that are absolutely crucial to this projects success.

This is an initial 3-month contract, paying £850 per day (inside IR35), based in Birmingham. This is an urgent need so candidates are required ASAP.

The role:

As a Senior Commercial Manager, you will lead the negotiation, development and embedding of contractual arrangements with selected third parties e.g. for the protection, diversion and connection of third-party assets, to facilitate the construction and operation of the projects network.

  • Responsible for a portfolio of complex Commercial Agreements, ensuring that these are aligned with the Commercial Strategy and the overall projects objectives, including the delivery of wider benefits
  • Supporting the achievement of assurance and governance requirements of all commercial agreement deliverables as defined within the clients Construction Procurement Handbook. This includes leading development of agreement strategies/plans including the negotiation plan, developing agreement principles and providing instruction to legal for drafting
  • Present to boards and committees, as required, in order to respond to secure 'buy-in' and respond to challenge and scrutiny
  • Lead development and assess commercial models for charging by third party and/or pricing of the clients services effectively managing risk, complying with Managing Public Money guidelines and driving best value

What experience you will need:

  • Strong background in setting up third party agreements with major organisations or bodies, including Highways England, Network Rail, local councils and more for major construction, civil engineering or transportation projects.
  • Demonstrable ability to negotiate large 3rd party agreements
  • Experience with NEC contracts, notably NEC4
  • Ability to collaborate with third parties to ensure a successful completion of a project in a timely manner.
  • Strong stakeholder management and engagement

If this role is of interest, please apply now and any questions call Elliot Fisher on 01483 212186