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Commercial Assistant - Bedford

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Reporting to the Quantity Surveyor. The purpose of the role is to assist in the delivery and governance of commercial services to the CBC Highways contract in a manner that achieves both value for money for our client and sustainable shareholder value consistent with the contract, tender and agreed processes in the spirit of mutual trust and co-operation.

Ensure excellence and best practice in the support of the commercial elements of the CBC Contract and ensuring excellence in the engagement and management of the supply chain, contract management and governance. To ensure the recording of subcontract liabilities onto Causeway Project Accounting and to assist the timely production of the monthly application.



Processing of costs on Causeway.

Processing early warning and compensation events.

Processing of Subcontractor liabilities.

Processing of subcontractor applications for payment.

Measurement of works orders.

Skills and Experience

Understanding of cost management systems and ability to learn the Causeway Project Accounting system.

A brief understanding of Term Maintenance Contracts and their application under the NEC terms and conditions.

Previous experience of actual cost contracts would be beneficial.

An understanding of the principles of measurement within the Highways Maintenance environment.

To carry out any other reasonable duties that may be directed or implied from time to time commensurate to the post and/or organisational requirements.

Other Information

  • Salary: TBC - depending on experience
  • Type: Permanent
  • Location: Dunstable, Bedford
  • Career Level: n/a
  • Terms: n/a
  • Keywords: Commercial Assistant
  • Closing Date Details: This role will close when we receive enough suitable applicants.