Commercial Director

  • Somerset
  • Permanent
Commercial Director, Commercial Manager, Quantity Surveyor
£110000 - £120000 per annum + Package as listed
Job ref: VBCD03x_1652886488

Commercial Director (electrical bulk contracts) sought, Hinkley Point C. Girling Jones require a Commercial Director to oversee delivery of Hinkley Point C, a nuclear new build on the North Coast of Somerset. We have a vacancy for a Senior MEP Commercial Manager / Commercial MEP Director to join us a client of ours on the MEH Alliance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to a Senior Commercial Manager or Commercial Lead and Project Manager within the MEH Alliance EPM Commercial Organisation
  • The Commercial Manager will typically be responsible for a contract(s) between £0-£100m in value subject to level of risk or complexity
  • The Commercial Manager could be asked lead a commercial team of 1-5 people
  • The Commercial Manager will be accountable for the following:
  • The day-to-day management of Commercial Assistants and Commercial Apprentices under their control.
  • Providing support to the procurement process during the Procurement phase (pre-award).
  • Providing commercial management of contracts during the execution phase (post-award).
  • Providing commercial management for the delivery of contract final account agreements (close out).
  • Responsible for the delivery of the contract in accordance with NNB governance requirements to meet NNB HPC Project and business objectives.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all Deliverables are implemented in accordance with NNB Commercial Procedures, overseeing an NEC 4 contract


  • Progressing to full membership of the RICS / CICES / IOB or equivalent professional body is desirable
  • Educated to relevant degree level is preferable
  • Able to demonstrate a noteworthy track record of administering successful contracts
  • Effective commercial / contract management skills are essential, with clear knowledge of best practice contract methodologies
  • Good commercial skills and ability to make sound decisions on matters of financial value
  • Understanding of contract performance measurement, risk management and change and claim management
  • Good negotiating, influencing and communication skills to command professional respect at all levels
  • Familiarity with most common Forms of Contract (NEC & FIDIC) within the power construction industry and major projects and programme environment; with particular knowledge of UK Law and its impact upon the contract and commercial function is essential
  • Familiar with the nuclear site licence conditions and the nuclear baseline philosophy

Benefits in return:

  • We are able to offer a competitive salary with generous uplift and allowances for working away from home where required (£120,000 +/- DOE)
  • Company car or allowance (£6,300)
  • 9 day fortnight working pattern
  • 25 days holiday per annum, plus bank holidays
  • Pension with leading provider and up to 8% employer contribution
  • Private healthcare
  • Discounts
  • Personal development programme
  • Flexible Benefits

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Girling Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: VBCD03x_1652886488
Salary From: £110000
Salary To: £120000
Job Industries: Construction
Job Locations: Somerset
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Commercial Director, Commercial Manager, Quantity Surveyor

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