Commercial Manager (Europe)

Location UK / Leinster

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £50000 - 60000

Updated 2 days ago

Reference 1365584

 Job Description

Leading main contractor currently has a requirement for a Commercial Manager

Rapidly Expanding Main Contractor, Highly Reputable Company, Unique Senior Opportunity, Competitive Package

Your new company
This contractor has built a reputation for delivering results and exceeding client expectations since 1977. In those 41 years, they have grown from a small Irish operation to the leading provider of high-tech cleanrooms, data center solutions, quality fit-outs, specialist refurbishments, and turn-key construction of manufacturing facilities across Europe. By emphasising a commitment to setting new standards and tailoring solutions to clients evolving needs they have cemented their position as leading contractor in Ireland. They go the extra mile to ensure that they continue to lead the way in the industry and to uphold their ethos of Building Better. Due to continued growth in their European Business Unit they currently require a Commercial Manager.

Your new role
As a key member of our Senior Management Team you will manage the Commercial Team and will be responsible for maximising commercial success and profitability. It will be your responsibility to lead, manage and support pre and post contract commercial activities of the European Business Unit. Within your new role you will attend Senior Management meetings regarding the company’s performance and future strategies as well as contract handover and other contract meetings as required. Your contractual advice and guidance will be pivotal in the protection of the company’s contractual position. You will be in regular contact with the project team, ensuring the best commercial practice is being applied while reporting to the Commercial Director and providing them with regular evaluations. Strong commercial attitude and excellent communication skills are essential, as you will be expected to develop and maintain existing relationships with clients, the supply chain and professional team.

What you’ll need to succeed
To carry out this challenging role you should have a third level qualification in a Quantity Surveying or Construction related discipline along with a proven track record in a senior commercial role within a contracting environment. The successful candidate will be expected to have a good knowledge and understanding of the contract obligations and therefore efficient in ensuring the agreement of terms and conditions of contract orders. You will be ambitious, commercially astute and demonstrate excellent leadership and people management skills with the ability to influence others and manage and motivate a team. Due to the location of projects you must be flexible to travel throughout Europe on a weekly basis.

What you’ll get in return
This is an excellent opportunity for a Commercial Manager to work for an established, highly reputable contractor with a clear view of career progression. As a senior employee you will have access to all of the company’s resources, which will provide you with a unique opportunity to grow. The package on offer is reflective of the seniority and responsibly of the position, an attractive package including a range of benefits for an ambitious individual wishing to further their career. These benefits include accommodation, utility bills, flight allowance, subsistence and bonus. This is a unique position within the NI market to lead and manage an already established Commercial Team within their European Business Unit.

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