West of England Combined Authority (WECA) has a fantastic opportunity for a Commercial Manager to join our Capital Delivery Team. WECA has a £350m programme of investment to FY22/23, which includes significant capital projects in development and bids for further funding with associated programmes for delivery. Key to our success will be value for money solutions and establishing the right contracts for delivery.
Reporting to the Head of Capital Delivery, and working in conjunction with the Programme Management Office (PNO) Manager, this role will be a key member of the Capital Delivery Team collectively driving effective delivery of the capital programme. Commercial Management will include practical cost planning, risk management and contract management as well as the ability to problem solve and communicate effectively with stakeholders and delivery partners.
This role is a senior position, significant experience of the commercial management of infrastructure projects is a pre-requisite. As well as leading the commercial negotiation for WECA delivered projects, the commercial manager will also review and mentor the commercial approach taken by partners delivering WECA funded projects.
If this sounds like you, please get in touch. For an informal conversation, please contact Kathryn Vowles, Head of Capital Delivery, on 07976 169873. No agencies.
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