Are you an experienced professional looking to enhance your career with one of UK’s leading Roofing and Waterproofing company?

We are delighted to offer the opportunity for a Commercial Manager Podiums division to join our Client’s successful business at an exciting time in the further development of their brand in the UK market.

The Company   

UK based leader in waterproofing and roofing systems, working closely with clients in various sectors including housing, education and commercial. They supply world class products and manage installations via their industry leading contractor network, taking a responsive and personable approach to providing high performance, long lasting roofing solutions

The Role

To manage all costs for Eco Green Roofs from Handover of the Project by the Pre-Commencement Team to completion and agreement of the final account. Responsibility for the successful financial management, safe delivery and completion of all company contracts in accordance with the contract terms as agreed by the company and on time, to budget and to expected quality standards. To ensure that the company adheres to all Health & Safety requirements and specific client and, or Principal Contractor contract requirements. To work closely with dedicated EGR Contracts Manager, Managers and Design Team to ensure full financial management from Design, Estimating, Procurement, Pre-commencement, and Delivery of the contract through to completion and agreement of final account. Clearly define and create supply chain and subcontractor packages, let and financially manage throughout the contract. Ensure that all labor and materials are correctly scheduled in accordance with the programmed and that works are regularly monitored financially and the client and, or Principal Contractors’ on-site team is kept up to date with progress. To work closely with the client’s site and commercial teams providing full visibility of all financial information including valuations, variations, project final account and monthly cost, value reconciliation

Skills and Knowledge Required:

  • Knowledge of the technicalities involved in working on a podium (Green Roof) contract and the ability to read architectural drawings. Training on Green Roofs will be provided.
  • Knowledge of the technicalities in managing / reading a programme under a Principal Contractor.
  • Knowledge of the technicalities involved in delivering design and build contracts and working with association stakeholders
  • Understanding of all on-site Health & Safety requirements and responsibilities pertaining to the delivery of contracted works and their management and delivery.
  • Knowledge of relevant Construction Contracts and their application to the role and, or company in delivery of the contracted works.
  • Ability to organise the proper internal administration of projects and effectively operate a good management system, be able to communicate and interact well with colleagues and with other departments and a clear ability to work to an agreed agenda and timetable.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good people skills
  • Ability to work effectively as part of the Team
  • High quality and customer service orientation
  • Ability to think and act creatively and innovatively to meet the needs of the business
  • Ability to develop systems and processes to manage and deliver required objectives
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to manage a demanding workload and multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to work under pressure and deadlines
  • Good PC skills including Microsoft Office applications and other relevant software
  • An understanding of the need for confidentiality and discretion when working as part of the key business unit

Experience and Qualifications

  • Preferred: Degree in Quantity Surveying or Commercial Management
  • Experience of working as a construction Project Surveyor role or similar
  • Experience of working in Construction environment
  • Experience of working for a Main Contractor or Building Contractor
  • Experience of working on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Experience of working with ISO management systems (desirable

Location/Area: Ingatestone - Essex

Salary: £65,000.00 + £5,000.00 Car Allowance + Company BenefitsBenefits + An excellent benefits package, including 21 days holiday plus statutory bank holidays & additional days over the Christmas shutdown.  Pension, Life Assurance, Incapacity benefit, Private Medical Insurance, Employee Assistance Programme, DigiCare App                       

Vacancy No: 4293

To apply or to find out more:

Consultant Luke Chaplin  

Tel No 01234 826450 Ext 107