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Commercial Manager

  • Location: England
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 days ago

  • Sector: Rail and Transportation
  • Contact: Daniel Makepeace
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0207 633 2045
  • Duration: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 21 July 2022
  • Job Ref: 206446DMA

Signal category renewals and upgrades capital expenditure.
Reports to the Senior Category Manager Signalling.
Activities of the role include
Sourcing contractors for project works up to £50m with durations of up to 5 years. Cradle to grave initiation of Procurement Strategy, gathering market intelligence and working with project managers and other stakeholders to finalise requirements. Tendering and negotiated the works contracts using predominately New Engineering Contracts.
Sourcing for smaller scale services and supplies to support signal renewals and upgrades. We will utilise existing frameworks, catalogues or competitive process to source these requirements.
Engagement with Corporate Strategy and Policy colleagues to propose routes to market in response to their requirements.
Drafting contract award papers to satisfy governance assurance with particular emphasis on value for money and cost savings.
Management of contract award process.
Contract management working with one other Commercial Manager in periodic performance reviews with Contractors, payment process and negotiation of any claims that arise. Operating the periodic contractors Application for Payment process and cost verification.