Job Details: Commercial Manager - Dublin


104 Upper Drumcondra Road,
Dublin 9
Please contact: Karen
JobContax was founded in 2001 by Karen McHugh, an engineer passionate about offering quality opportunities to the jobseeker and an intelligent service to the client. Jobcontax has successfully operated as a global market leader and technical specialist within the following sectors:

Construction and Infrastructure

Engineering and Design

Mining - Oil and Gas

Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical

During the past 10 years Jobcontax have expanded our international network across 5 continents. In 2005 we began recruiting for the Australian market and in 2011 we set up our first strategic partnership in WA. In March 2010, we opened our Shanghai office to strengthen our presence in the rapidly expanding Chinese market for highly skilled professionals. JobContax has a strong presence in Canada, Europe and the Middle East.

Jobcontax has built its reputation on its consultative approach. Our understanding of the industries and the businesses and individuals within these industries enables us to facilitate the perfect match between client and jobseeker. From global multinationals to SME?, Jobcontax has become the trusted recruitment partner.
Commercial Manager - Dublin
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Reporting to the Managing Director, the successful candidate will be
responsible for ensuring that all commercial aspects of the projects
under their remit are successfully managed and controlled and that
commercial strategy is developed and delivered in accordance with the
requirements of the business. 

The Commercial Manager will also have people management responsibility
for the Quantity Surveyors and be responsible for overseeing of their

Provide assistance, support and guidance on all commercial issues
within the projects, understand the full project budget and hold to
account all departments in their adherence to this budget

Review all project budget trackers and manage the cost to complete
forecasts, assess risk and record actions from these review meetings

Manage all monthly valuation, payment applications and cash collection
and ensure that these are maximised accordingly

Ensure variation accounts and dayworks applications are reviewed and
updated monthly, ensure site instructions are received from Main
contractors, provide internal guidance as to when variation work
should or should not proceed

Ensure each project is provided with accurate cashflow for financial

Ensure the subcontract process is administered correctly to protect
the Company’s interests including issuing notices, design delay
notices, extension of time requests etc. including drafting and
reviewing of contractual correspondence

Carry out timely final account preparation and agreement

Review in conjunction with the Projects Director & Contracts Managers
all sub-contractor payment applications and final accounts and
authorize all such payments, including payment of retention held

Ensure all sub-contract orders are placed with contractual terms and

Review all contractual documents/agreements and provide risk
mitigation advice during the tendering process and at order agreement

Ensure that all stakeholders understand and adhere to contractual

Manage mediation/adjudication claims

Provide any other reports which may be required ensure compliance with
the company’s processes

Ensure full compliance with company commercial procedures, identify
and implement improvements to these procedures

Develop, manage and motivate all the Quantity Surveyors 

Provide commercial awareness training to other departments / staff

Carry out annual performance reviews with direct reports annually 

To take on any other responsibilities or tasks that are within the
employee’s skills and abilities whenever reasonably instructed


8+ years of relevant construction industry experience in a Quantity
Surveyor / Lead Quantity Surveyor role or similar

A recognised third-level qualification in Quantity Surveying /
Construction Management (or comparable equivalent) would be

Ability to work on own initiative and take full responsibility for own

Demonstrated commercial acumen

Excellent communication skills

Self-starter, motivated, strong communicator, problem solver, team

Ability to deliver on projects

Excellent analytical and problem-solving ability

Ambitious, energetic with strong interpersonal skills

Ability to deal with a fast-moving dynamic environment

Superior management skills: ability to influence and engage direct and
indirect reports peers and external stakeholders

Excellent judgment and creative problem-solving skills including
negotiation and conflict resolution skills


Competitive Salary package negotiable based on experience /

Full-time permanent senior management staff role with great career

Hybrid Working / Compressed working week options

We need : English (Good)

Type: Permanent
Payment: Negotiable
Category: Construction

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