Commercial Manager – Rental Division

Job Title Commercial Manager – Rental Division
Department Commercial
Location Brandesburton
Reports To Head of Commercial and Finance for Rental Division

To manage the Commercial department in order to maximise margin, ensure timely submission of applications and produce a weekly cashflow for the Division. Assist with final accounts and manage sub contractors certifications. Ensure all project administration is up to date and problem projects are managed proactively.

Experience, Qualifications & Training:

  • Degree in Commerce, Quantity Surveying
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Minimum of 5 years commercial experience
  • Knowledge of construction contract law preferable


  • Management of commercial leads and their activities
  • Commercial management and reporting for all projects
  • Resolve Final Account disputes with clients and Sub-contractors within 2 months of off hire and dilaps are maximised.
  • Review Contractors proposal and P Doc to ensure margin accuracy and risk as well as if project is cash neutral.
  • Review and understanding of contracts and associated risk areas
  • Weekly meeting with operation to keep current with variation orders and progress on projects.
  • Review live D&E jobs with Commercial Leads every two weeks
  • Lead weekly CPR meeting covering all live projects.
  • Ensure application register are maintained for projects and commercial leads.
  • Review contingencies to ensure appropriateness.
  • Ensure timely application of monies.
  • Ensure we maximise collection of outstanding cash and resolution of customer queries/accounts.
  • Complete CPR testing in IFS and assist in converting data into new system.
  • Compare P doc’s to scope to monitor overspend and any margin degradation
  • Monitor costs and margins on projects in hire cycle due to maintenance, remedial and variation orders
  • Time / task management of commercial leads
  • Assist with negotiations of subcontractors to maximise margin through negotiation and tighter control over costs and variation orders.
  • Assist Commercial leads with ad hoc tasks,
  • Assist Commercial Leads with collection of cash when required
  • Attend all launch meetings and ensure appropriate information is presented

The above duties are neither exclusive nor exhaustive of the job and
additional accountabilities may be required and incorporated from time to time.

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