Managing Quantity Surveyor

£550 per shift/ PAYE
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We are seeking an Commercial Manager to join the major projects team for Devonport Docks in Plymouth. 

As a Commercial Manager you'll be working within the major projects Devonport team, supporting them by taking ownership of a project by managing resources (people, finance and physical assets) in a safe and timely manner to the required quality.

Your day to day will include:

  • To manage the commercial resources (people and finance) in the Project to maximise the planned margins on projects through the placement and control of contracts and subcontracts
  • Responsible for the implementation of  Commercial Standards including the proper management of monthly cost value reconciliation reports, cash flow reports, subcontract liability reports, a schedule of adjustments and risk schedules.
  • To assess, review and mitigate commercial and contractual risks and implement group policies for risk management.
  • To maximise cash flow through the control, measurement (including quality) and valuation of work, and the invoicing of client and payment of suppliers.


Who are we looking for?

  • You have relevant qualifications – degree level, or equivalent experience
  • Experience managing similar major projects 
  • Excellent communication and project management skills including leading and managing technical teams.
  • Quantity Surveying Degree
  • Working towards their RICS/CICES chartership
  • Excellent leadership and problem-solving skills.


Due to security clearance on site candidates must hold British Passports. 



Other positions also available. Referrals welcomed