Commercial Administrator

  • Job Reference: 6955
  • Date Posted: 18 March 2021
  • Employer: Morrison Utility Services
  • Location: Preston/Manchester
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus benefits
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: 2 weeks
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

About The Role

IWJS have over 40 years’ experience of delivering sewer services, waste management and industrial cleaning to essential infrastructure services across the UK – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.  We are looking to recruit a Commercial Administrator to support our Commercial Teams in Manchester and Preston.  This is a great opportunity to be part of a progressive company that has been working with the waste water utility sector since 1977!

As the Commercial Administrator you will be part of our Operations Department who are responsible for the planning and on site delivery of wastewater services which include sewer mapping, inspection and repair.  

As the Commercial Administrator, your duties & responsibilities will be:

  • Invoice Applications
  • Agreement and certification of sub-contractors interim valuations
  • Manage value variations
  • Agree final accounts
  • Cost control and target management

 Skills & Knowledge Requirements

  • Attention to detail and methodical thinking
  • Excellent numeracy
  • Problem solving and showing initiative
  • Analytical thinking
  • Computer skills and knowledge of main profession software
  • Working well under pressure

Additional Information

You will form part of a small delivery team and will be mentored and coached by a Commercial Manager.

 What’s in it for you?

  • 25 days’ annual leave plus 8 days’ bank holiday
  • Average holiday pay
  • EAP confidential helpline
  • Staff discount scheme
  • Training is provided
  • Pension scheme




About The Company



Morrison Utility Services is the UK’s largest provider of essential infrastructure services through long-term framework agreements to the electricity, water and gas sectors across the UK & Ireland.  Our workforce operates 24/7, in local communities to keep people connected, households and businesses warm, taps flowing and the lights on.

We aim to be the employer of choice in the Utility Services sector.  Our continued growth and success is creating opportunities for fulfilling and rewarding roles, making the best use of our people’s skills and expertise.  We want our people to have a positive impact on customers, communities and our clients every day.  We invest in training our people, developing leadership capabilities to create ambassadors not just employees.  Through strong leadership, teamwork and mutual support we want our business to thrive on a happy, healthy and, most importantly, safe workforce.


M Group Services values diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  We are committed to equal opportunities.