Commercial Manager

Salary: dependent on experience

Industry: Nuclear

Job Type: Permanent

Location: South West

Reference: 29049-ej

Expiration date: 13 June 2018

An opportunity is available for a Commercial Manager to lead the project team

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Person Specification:

  • Highly developed commercial skills and demonstrable ability to make sound decisions on matters of significant financial value.
  • Possesses skills to act as deputy to the Commercial Lead.
  • Inspirational leader
  • Commercially focussed

Essential Experience: 

  • Member of the RICS / CICES / IOB or equivalent professional body is essential.
  • Educated to degree level is essential.
  • Effective commercial / contract management skills, with clear knowledge of best practice contract methodologies.
  • Able to demonstrate a considerable track record of administering successful contracts.
  • 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.