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ARE YOU SOMEONE WHO LIKES TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE?
ARE YOU SOMEONE WHO THRIVES ON SUCCESS?
ARE YOU AN EXPERIENCED LEADER AND STRATEGIC THINKER WHO WANTS TO BE PART OF A RAPIDLY GROWING COMPANY?

Based in Eastbourne on the south coast, we are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Commercial Manager who can lead our team of surveyors with clear decision-making and will be instrumental, as part of the Senior Management Team, in helping the company achieve its’ business growth plans.

Ellis have developed an enviable reputation in Sussex and the Kent & Surrey borders for the high standard of delivery of construction projects across a wide range of sectors including Commercial, Ecclesiastical, Education, Historical, Leisure, Healthcare and Residential projects.

The successful candidate will require:

✓ Relevant qualification (eg RICS or MCIOB accreditation)
HNC/HND or Degree qualification in a construction related subject
Experience across a range of sectors on schemes up to a value of £10m
Exceptional communication skills demonstrating effectiveness in a negotiation environment
Acute commercial awareness with the proven ability to generate profitable outcomes.
Sound knowledge of construction contracts including the JCT suite
Proven Design & Build experience.
Excellent IT skills including document management systems

Responsibilities:

✓ Full commercial management responsibility for all projects to ensure profit margins achieved
Managing, leading and developing the commercial team
Ensure financial recovery of all contractual entitlements on both new and existing contracts
Ensuring suitable sub-contractors are selected to deliver commercial success
Assist with preparing cost plans and tenders
Ensure monthly CVR reports are accurate and prepared in a timely manner
Ensure the workload of the team is planned, organised and implemented in accordance with company processes
Work closely with the Estimating and Contracts teams to jointly achieve commercially successful projects

Salary

Salary is competitive and will be commensurate with experience.

How to apply

As an equal opportunities employer Ellis holds the Investors in People Award and welcomes applications in writing with CV to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by post to Ellis Building Contractors Limited, 6 Park View, Alder Close, Eastbourne East Sussex, BN23 6QE