Commercial Manager – Middlesbrough

Fantastic opportunity for a Commercial Manager experienced with an M&E Contractor environment to get involved with a great range of projects!

Commercial Manager – Middlesbrough

My client is one of the UK’s largest M&E contractors offering a diverse service portfolio covering areas such as M&E LV, HV, Instrumentation, Street Lighting and Facilities Management.

They are currently seeking a Commercial Manager to join their team based in Middlesbrough working on E & I. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Commercial Manager, or an enthusiastic Senior Quantity Surveyor ready to take the next step in their career, to join a dynamic, forward thinking company set on delivering a strong customer focus with safety at the heart of everything they do.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assisting in developing commercial management processes and control measures designed to minimise risk and maximise operational performance of contracts
  • Commercially reviewing bids, with particular focus on payment mechanisms, event of default clause, termination thresholds and any schedules with significant Operational risk/impact and assisting in finalising conditions of contract for new work
  • Identification, preparation and evaluation of claims including assessment of programme impact and evaluation.
  • Management of the Project Cost Report including VOWD and Forecast at Completion
  • Compiling and issuing tenders
  • Ensuring all procurement activities are within budget
  • Ensuring all activity undertaken is in line with government regulations and best practice.

Experience Required:

  • You must have previous experience working within an M&E contractor environment.
  • You must hold a degree qualification or equivalent in commercial management or quantity surveying.
  • Quantity surveying and preparation of bills of quantities, schedules of rates, or other methods of work evaluation
  • Professional memberships i.e. RICS/MRICS are an advantage but are not essential.
  • You will have experience of managing or mentoring junior members of staff.
  • You must have a strong working knowledge of forms of contract currently used within the Building industry and good working knowledge of standard forms of measurement.
  • You must be highly analytical and computer literate with an extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office Excel/ Words and Projects.
  • You must be a strong communicator with a high degree of personal motivation holding excellent negotiation, organisational and interpersonal skills.

Job posted in:


  • Middlesbrough (North Yorkshire, England)
    Job Location
  • £400 - £450 per day
    Job Salary/Pay Rate
  • Permanent
    Employment Type
  • Senior
    Job Level

  • Job Category