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Commercial Manager

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Cape Town, Waterfront
SalaryR850k – R650k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc / BTech in Quantity Surveying / Construction Management
ExperienceMinimum 5-10 years relevant experience

Job Description

A leading Construction Company is looking for a Commercial Manager, to be based in Cape Town.

Minimum requirements:

• BSc / BTech in Quantity Surveying / Construction Management

• Minimum 5-10 years related work experience in a senior commercial role

• Proven commercial record as either a Commercial manager or a senior QS

• Proficient in MS Office, MS Projects, CCS and Primavera

Main responsibilities:

• Manages the contractual aspects of a project to ensure that all contractual rights on projects are maintained

• Ensure that all contract documentation is up to date and signed

• Manage the commercial team in the allocated business unit( Senior Quantity Surveyors, Quantity Surveyors and Cost Clerks)

• Ensures that the progress of sub-contractors is monitored and their payment certificates correctly produced

• Identifies and evaluates risk and opportunity associated with projects

• Monitor contract performance via appropriate control systems

• Monitor cash flow and forecast funding requirements

• Reviews, follows up and resolves contractual claims and disputes

• Negotiates the terms and conditions of variation orders

• Mediates in disputes between main contractor and its sub-contractors and suppliers

• Secures, administers and monitors all insurance, guarantee and bond requirements

• Manage the preparation and agreement of the final account for the relevant area of the work

• Assist with the preparation and finalisation of matters referred to Dispute Adjudication Board

• Manage preparation of accurate and realistic budget forecasts

• Manage the preparation and agreement of the final account

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV, with project details, to You can also contact Corlia on 011 234 6868/9.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 14 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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