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Commercial Manager

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Stevenage, Hertfordshire
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Date Added
April 4th, 2024

Commercial Manager - Facilities Management - Stevenage, - Up to £80,000 DOE (inclusive of car allowance)

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the largest Facilities Management companies in the UK at one of their prestigious client's sites based in Stevenage.

Salary: £80k DOE plus car allowance

Location: Stevenage

Hours of work: 40 hour working week

Role Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the Contract variations process and scope changes, ensuring that NEC contract is adhered to, documents are logged, and risk reduction meetings are held.
  • Support the New Works team on all commercial aspects.
  • Support future contract tenders, growth proposals and transformation projects.
  • Work with procurement, finance, core operational delivery, new works, and fire teams to develop detailed financial forecasting and spend profiles, managing all resulting actions.
  • Implement, direct, monitor and control the UK commercial framework consistently across the BU regarding customer contracts, risk, and legal requirements.
  • Improve the profitability and competitive performance of the business through selling and negotiating skills and maximising opportunities.
  • Relentless pursuit of reduced risk (manage commercial risk register) and optimised profit on a contract/contract basis and of additional valuable opportunities.
  • Establish business relationships with operations, estimators, and finance functions within BU.
  • Develop and track benchmarking data and KPI's for BU.
  • Provide monthly business analysis of the BU services contracts transactions reporting and define plans to manage spend, ensuring all billing is accurate.

The successful candidate:

  • A strong understanding of financial matters and business modelling, i.e., VIR, IRR, PIA, NPV.
  • A high level of understanding of the key financial drivers of a Services business.
  • Experience of value led sales pricing, general cost estimating and contract value optimisation.
  • Experience in preparing and negotiating legal and commercial aspects of sizeable services contracts.
  • A thorough understanding of the principles of risk management.
  • Strong analysis and report writing skills demonstrating attention to detail.
  • High degree of computer skills, particularly Excel. An exposure to Service Management Information systems would be advantageous.
  • Proven ability to contribute to the development of long-term business plans and commercial strategy.
  • Proven experience in negotiating complex deals with third party suppliers.
  • Ideally qualified to HNC/degree level in engineering, commercial management, business administration or facilities management.
  • Proven ability to effectively manage and maintain a portfolio of contracts with a value in excess of £25m.

If you are interested in this position, please contact Laurie on 029222 60797.

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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