Commercial Manager – York - Rail

Job ID: 621375
Location: UK-York
Category: Rail
Salary: Negotiable
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Job Type:
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Posted:
01.26.2017
Commercial Manager – York - Rail
The Exciting Opportunity:
If you’re an experienced Commercial Manager and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on. Join our York team as a Commercial Manager and we’ll make sure you get the experience and personalised learning support you need to take your career as far as you want it to go.
We are seeking to locate a career Commercial Manager to support our team in York on on-going projects within the Rail sector. It is intended that the role will offer the opportunity to progress your career as your experience grows.
Our team is involved in some of the UK’s most complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding. We have an enviable reputation in the delivery of such schemes and are working closely with our blue-chip clients in Rail, which include:
Commercial and Procurement Services to Network Rail Infrastructure
Overview of Role:
Manage the delivery of projects providing pre award, procurement and post award contract administration support, monitoring compliance with contract obligations and driving value and innovation from the supply chain.

Provision of a "cradle to grave" commercial function for all work packages making up the commission.
Your Day-to-Day:
Manage and build collaborative relationships with suppliers, monitoring and reporting their performance and compliance.
Prepare recommendations for interim payments to suppliers in accordance with contract requirements and produce payment certificates for sign off by the appropriate Project Manager.
Provide post contract award commercial services for both 'goods' and 'services' up to and including Final Account.
Maintain financial impact assessments for instructed change.
Negotiate on financial impacts of Compensation Events with suppliers
Maintain the project data sets to achieve consistency, accuracy and alignment.
Assist cost and expenditure planning / benchmarking (including the completion of Data Capture Analysis (DCA) sheets) in accordance with client process.
Support cost management, trending estimating and forecasting to the project.
Analyse cost performance data and provide relevant input for monthly performance reports.
Support management of budget and spend profiles continually identifying ways to improve cost performance.
Manage the impact of inflation currencies and exchanges into forecasting and aligned with tracking indices.
Carry out cost impact analysis of proposed changes to scope/schedule.
Assist Project Managers in the preparation of cost reports and analysis on a Work Breakdown Structure /Activity basis, identifying areas of learning and any recommendations for efficiency improvement.
Work with the client teams to integrate commercial activities.
Identify areas of cost risk including mitigation measures and opportunity and keep the Risk Manager informed of contingency drawdown / returns.
Work with the Procurement Manager to develop robust and optimal Procurement Plan and strategies.
Work with the contract team to ensure correct and robust contractual terms are built into contracts.
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What You have to Offer:
Expertise in administering high value, multi-disciplinary construction project work packages/contracts utilising NEC3
MRICS and extensive experience and or CIPS with an in depth experience of maintaining contract compliance and driving value through the supply chain within complex construction projects
Why ARCADIS:
ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: www.arcadis.com.
Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands.
What We Offer:
We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important.
We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, we offer some excellent benefits, such as:
For some levels, PMI and Income Protection is paid for
Highly competitive salary
Annual holiday allowance, plus the option to buy and sell
One of the best contributory pensions in the industry, Pension matched to 8%
Interest free Season Ticket Loan
Flexible Benefits Allowance, with the option of spending this on:
Private healthcare
Cycle to work scheme
Childcare vouchers
Lots more!
Annual Professional Subscription Paid
Life Assurance
Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave
Long Term Service Awards
Discretionary Bonus
Refer a Friend Scheme that rewards you for every successful introduction you make
Qualifications
Commercial Manager – York - Rail
The Exciting Opportunity:
If you’re an experienced Commercial Manager and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on. Join our York team as a Commercial Manager and we’ll make sure you get the experience and personalised learning support you need to take your career as far as you want it to go.
We are seeking to locate a career Commercial Manager to support our team in York on on-going projects within the Rail sector. It is intended that the role will offer the opportunity to progress your career as your experience grows.
Our team is involved in some of the UK’s most complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding. We have an enviable reputation in the delivery of such schemes and are working closely with our blue-chip clients in Rail, which include:
Commercial and Procurement Services to Network Rail Infrastructure
Overview of Role:
Manage the delivery of projects providing pre award, procurement and post award contract administration support, monitoring compliance with contract obligations and driving value and innovation from the supply chain.

Provision of a "cradle to grave" commercial function for all work packages making up the commission.
Your Day-to-Day:
Manage and build collaborative relationships with suppliers, monitoring and reporting their performance and compliance.
Prepare recommendations for interim payments to suppliers in accordance with contract requirements and produce payment certificates for sign off by the appropriate Project Manager.
Provide post contract award commercial services for both 'goods' and 'services' up to and including Final Account.
Maintain financial impact assessments for instructed change.
Negotiate on financial impacts of Compensation Events with suppliers
Maintain the project data sets to achieve consistency, accuracy and alignment.
Assist cost and expenditure planning / benchmarking (including the completion of Data Capture Analysis (DCA) sheets) in accordance with client process.
Support cost management, trending estimating and forecasting to the project.
Analyse cost performance data and provide relevant input for monthly performance reports.
Support management of budget and spend profiles continually identifying ways to improve cost performance.
Manage the impact of inflation currencies and exchanges into forecasting and aligned with tracking indices.
Carry out cost impact analysis of proposed changes to scope/schedule.
Assist Project Managers in the preparation of cost reports and analysis on a Work Breakdown Structure /Activity basis, identifying areas of learning and any recommendations for efficiency improvement.
Work with the client teams to integrate commercial activities.
Identify areas of cost risk including mitigation measures and opportunity and keep the Risk Manager informed of contingency drawdown / returns.
Work with the Procurement Manager to develop robust and optimal Procurement Plan and strategies.
Work with the contract team to ensure correct and robust contractual terms are built into contracts.
.
What You have to Offer:
Expertise in administering high value, multi-disciplinary construction project work packages/contracts utilising NEC3
MRICS and extensive experience and or CIPS with an in depth experience of maintaining contract compliance and driving value through the supply chain within complex construction projects
Why ARCADIS:
ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: www.arcadis.com.
Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands.
What We Offer:
We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important.
We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, we offer some excellent benefits, such as:
For some levels, PMI and Income Protection is paid for
Highly competitive salary
Annual holiday allowance, plus the option to buy and sell
One of the best contributory pensions in the industry, Pension matched to 8%
Interest free Season Ticket Loan
Flexible Benefits Allowance, with the option of spending this on:
Private healthcare
Cycle to work scheme
Childcare vouchers
Lots more!
Annual Professional Subscription Paid
Life Assurance
Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave
Long Term Service Awards
Discretionary Bonus
Refer a Friend Scheme that rewards you for every successful introduction you make
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