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Commercial Manager

Mott MacDonald
  • Kuwait City
  • Confidential
  • 15-20 years
  • 23 Mar 2015

  • Finance/ Accounts, Project/ Program Management non IT

  • Construction/ Real Estate
Job Description

Job Description:

Reporting to the Project Manager, responsibilities will include:

* Commercial assurance services on behalf of the client

* Auditing of monthly applications from the client

* Producing monthly earned value reports

* Assisting in the negotiation/review of the target price during the development phase

* Reviewing/agreeing compensation events on behalf of the Project Manager/Supervisor

* Reviewing/updating the employers risk register

* Reviewing programme updates (where applicable, or arranging for reviews by specialists)

* Contributing to performance reporting of task delivery

* Preparing monthly applications of project delivery

* Financial reporting and monitoring of overall project financial performance

* Overseeing the working capital position on the project, and supporting project management teams when direct senior contact with clients is required to resolve working capital issues

* Monitoring and advising on compliance with internal governance and contractual commercial obligations

* Ensuring IMS compliant records are kept of all project variations which have fee and/or programme implications

* Working with the Project Manager to advise and recommend more cost-effective methods of delivery where appropriate

* Where appropriate assisting in the development of project financial recovery strategie;

Attendance at monthly credit control meetings and dealing with actions arising

* Overall commercial management of the division's projects against agreed targets for profit and ROCE for each project

Candidate Specification:

The successful candidate with have a background in construction or engineering and commercial management experience and will have been involved in heavy civils projects such as Port projects;
Technical background with strong commercial acumen; Proven successful commercial manager of a portfolio of projects; Understanding and experience in using management accounting tools; Experience of putting together complex financial proposals; 15+ years of relevant consulting industry experience; BSc Engineering or Quantity Surveying or equivalent qualifications; Experience in design and build projects preferable; Strong verbal and written communication skills, good report writing, analytical and computer skills; The ability to build and maintain sound working relationships with the client's project team is essential, together with the ability to prioritize and work under pressure and demonstrate a proactive and flexible approach.

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