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Commercial Manager

Salary £27,000 - £30,000
Location London, Shoreditch
Job Type Permanent
Size 1-20
Job overview
This role is ideal for a new grad or someone looking to develop a new career path in the construction and build projects industry. This company is dedicated to career progression, and this role is an ideal opportunity for anyone wanting to progress to a Commercial Manager, Quantity Surveyor, or Procurement.

Looking for a career in Commercial Manager or Procurement jobs in London, and want to kick-start your career the construction/ build projects industry? This Graduate Quantity Surveyor role might be perfect for you - apply today!

Company profile – Commercial Manager

This company is at the forefront of the rapidly growing dark kitchen industry with over 10 national locations serving 100s of the UK’s most-loved and innovative food brands, with significant growth planned in the coming years. Dark kitchens are typically delivery-only kitchens with no customer frontage from which brands can prepare and deliver high-quality food to customers living or working nearby via apps such as Deliveroo, Uber Eats, and Just Eat.

Job description – Commercial Manager

This company is looking for an outstanding Junior Commercial Manager to assist our Head of Commercial with the key day-to-day operational tasks such as placing Purchase Orders, liaising with Site Managers, Project Managers and Head of Construction, sending tender invites and chasing subcontractors and suppliers for quotes. As you grow in skills, you will take more responsibility in the creation and updating of budgets, price & payment term negotiations and relationship management, construction contract reviews, and work closely with the Head of Construction and Head of Projects.

This role is ideal for a new grad or someone looking to develop a new career path in the construction and build projects industry. This company is dedicated to career progression, and this role is an ideal opportunity for anyone wanting to progress to a Commercial Manager, Quantity Surveyor, or Procurement.

Key responsibilities – Commercial Manager

In this Commercial Manager job, your responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring items & services are procured in good time to ensure the program is maintained and improved
  • Ensuring best rates are obtained from an array of suppliers & sb-contractors
  • Producing reliable & accurate budgets and strive to make sure these are kept to or beaten
  • Maintaining strong ties with our current partners
  • Growing our network of contacts whether it be install, consultancy services, product procurement, etc.
  • Keeping Senior personnel suitably informed on project financials, enabling them to make well-founded decisions in a timely manner
  • Taking part in and enjoying the more social side of a dynamic company

Job requirements – Commercial Manager

  • Bachelor degree or foreign equivalent from an accredited University in Quantity Surveying or a related field
  • OR at least 6 months experience in the field of Survey, Commercial Management, or Quantity Surveying
  • Strong Microsoft Excel proficiency
  • Strong organisational and interpersonal skills
  • Highly reliable and punctual

Benefits of the job – Commercial Manager

  • A great starting salary of between £27,000 - £30,000
  • Strong equity package
  • 36 days annual holidays
  • Onsite gym and bike storage
  • Cycle2Work Scheme
  • Macbook Air or PC to get the job done!
  • Pension scheme
  • Office in Shoreditch with a dog-friendly environment
  • Opportunity to work in a fast-paced, growing start-up environment

Looking for Graduate Quantity Surveyor in London and after a career in construction? If you’re an ambitious graduate with great communication skills, apply for this job today!

Give A Grad a Go is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith, disability or other. We are continually finding ways to improve the way we work, read our Diversity and Inclusion promise for more information about this.

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Phoebe Shaw
Account Manager