Commercial Manager

  • Job Reference: 3833
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2024
  • Location: Hatton - Canal Lane, Canal Lane, Hatton, Warwickshire, CV35 7JL
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Sales, Marketing & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We're looking for a Commercial Manager to join our Natural Resources Team working on multiple frameworks across the Midlands and North West.

Location: Working from home and reporting to either the Solihull, Hatton Locks or Leeds office, with travel across the midlands and North West

Contract: Permanent, Full Time - flexible and part-time hours may be available if desired, just let us know


As a Commercial Manager, you'll be working within the Natural Resources team supporting the team in managing the commercial aspects of schemes between £5m-£20m in value across a portfolio of Clients which include Canal River Trust (CRT) Coal Authority (CA) and Seven Trent's Sustainable Urban Drainage Programme (SUD's).

Your day to day will include:

  • Assessing, reviewing, and mitigating commercial and contractual risks and implement Kier Group's policies for risk management.
  • Completing and supporting the authorisation and submission of project variations.
  • Maximising cash flow through the control, measurement and valuation of work, and the invoicing of customers and payment of suppliers.
  • Responsible for the line management of the Quantity Surveying team within the department. This will include team meetings, day to day matters, looking after the wellbeing of employees and ensuring compliance with company commercial procedures.
  • Ensure accurate forecasting across all projects within the department through to the delivery of this forecast via the monthly reporting process.
  • Working closely with the respective framework managers and business leaders in ensuring a focus on future work bank and driving strategic growth.
  • Ensuring regular stake holder engagement with current and future clients, building a trusted and collaborative relationship.

What are we looking for?

This role of Commercial Manager is great for you if:

  • You hold a degree or equivalent in Quantity Surveying with proven experience of commercial management
  • Experience working with NEC contracts and with line management

We're all about finding potential here at Kier, and transferrable skills are always welcome! So, even if you don't tick every box, please apply and we can have a chat.

Rewards and benefits
We're proud to be able to offer our brilliant people a wide variety of benefits that you can tailor to your needs. You can see more information of benefits here .

Diversity and inclusion
Making Kier a diverse and inclusive place to work is a huge priority for us. We're proud of the steps we've taken so far, but we know we must always do more. Our employees are key in shaping Kier's diversity and inclusion initiatives and our people have made a huge impact on how we work, by using their experiences to shape our policies. You can see our D&I action plan here .

We look forward to seeing your application to join the #constructionrevolution #joinkier