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Commercial Manager

Ref MAX8807 Job Posted 24/10/2019 Region Canada Location Calgary, Canada Salary Negotiable DOE Salary Band £60,000 to £149,999 TypePermanent Consultant Steve Thomas

An experienced Commercial Manager already holding the right to work in Canada, is needed to join a leading construction contractor.  They are working on road, port and industrial, LNG and heavy civil engineering projects based from a variety of locations across British Columbia BC, in Western Canada

Project Details

An experienced Commercial Manager already holding the right to work in Canada, is needed to join a leading construction contractor.  They are working on road, port and industrial, LNG and heavy civil engineering projects based from a variety of locations across British Columbia BC, in Western Canada.

It is ESSENTIAL that applicants for this Commercial Manager job already have the right to work in Canada and also that they are willing to work in Calgary and other project site locations across the west coast of Canada in the future.

Responsibilities and Duties

As project Commercial Manager initially on a major road construction project, you will be responsible for administering the contract and handling all remeasurement, variations, pricing updates and procurement issues.

In addition you will handle all contractual issues based from a bespoke form of contract provided by the project owner.

You will report to the Company Senior Commercial Manager and the Regional General Manager.

Desired Skills and Experience

It is expected that suitable candidates will have had 10-20 years' previous experience as a Quantity Surveyor or in a similar post-contract cost and contractual and contract management type of role.

Experience on major complex large scale  civil engineering, road or highway projects, industrial construction or civil engineering projects is desirable, or in LNG projects from a civil engineering or heavy civil engineering contracting scope of works.

Experience with a major UK or international heavy civil engineering contractor is highly desirable.

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

The right to work in Canada is essential as the role is available and needs to be filled as quickly as possible.

A professional qualification such as BSc Quantity Surveying, MRICS, PMP, APM or comparable is desirable.

Employing Company Overview and Profile

A major construction contractor operating across Canada. They operate a number of divisions including civil engineering, heavy civils & industrial, building and specialist PPP / P3 divisions. A full profile of the employer will be shared with shortlisted applicants

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

Salary, package and benefits to be discussed at second interview stage

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