Britplas is a leading commercial glazing specialist with a product portfolio that includes specialist windows, curtain walling, door systems and securing fencing. Operating across the UK and internationally, we work with NHS Trusts, Supervised Care Providers, main contractors, architects and other clients to design, manufacture and install glazing systems, including award-winning proprietary products and standard systems.
Britplas are seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Manager to assist in the financial and legal control of commercial glazing and cladding projects. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful company that encourages innovative thinking, works as a team in line with its vision and values and is committed to progressing talented individuals from trainee roles through to senior management.
About the role
The Commercial Manager will work within the Commercial Team and will be involved in all aspects of cost control, co-ordination, installation/delivery, safety and completion of our Commercial/Facades projects from the date of appointment to the conclusion of Defects Liability Period. Commercial Managers are responsible for leading a team within the Commercial Division. All candidates must be a qualified Quantity Surveyor, ideally RICS accredited, and have experience of being the commercial lead on projects with the ability to run two to three projects concurrently, with minimal supervision.
You must have a proven track record as a Senior Quantity Surveyor or Commercial Manager, with specific experience in commercial buildings. You will need to be able to work on numerous projects at any one time and be able to lead a commercial division within the company. You will need to possess excellent organisation and management skills with a keen eye for detail. You will require contractual awareness with specific regard to JCT and NEC.
Technical awareness/experience of the fenestration industry and or the healthcare market would be an advantage but is not essential.
In return you will receive a competitive salary, car allowance plus benefits with the ability to progress and develop.
Please send your CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line Commercial Manager.