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Location: Frankfurt Salary: Excellent € salary & package

QS/Commercial Manager – Frankfurt & across Germany

Candidates must have good German language skills, and full European working rights – due to post-Brexit & Covid-19 issues this role is for EU passport holders only

A growing contract is looking to add an experienced QS/commercial manager to the team - Reporting to the Commercial Director, the successful candidate must be able to commercially lead and manage multiple projects ranging from £10m to £30m in value.

With a company that generates most of its work from previous clients, the chance to join a high-performing team on some complex and prestigious projects based around Frankfurt, and with further expansion across Germany

The role:
• Preparing plans, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation
• Cost control and CVR reporting on a monthly basis
• Writing reports
• Preparing and submitting final accounts
• Making valuations
• Arranging payments to suppliers and contractors
• Providing advice and forecasts about costs
• Supervising staff
• Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client
• Undertaking costs analysis for repair and maintenance project work
• Performing risk and value management and cost control
• Advising on procurement strategy
• Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks
• Preparing and analysing costings for tenders
• Allocating work to subcontractors
• Providing advice on contractual claims
• Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports
• Valuing completed work and arranging payments
• Maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use
• Understanding the implications of health and safety regulations

• Have a degree in Quantity Surveying or equivalent
• Have experience managing multiple projects
• Experience of working on commercial & industrial projects of £10m and above
• Be able to document and organise a complex stream of information quickly and efficiently
• Have good understanding of construction methodologies
• Have excellent communication, presentation and negotiation skills
• Have experience managing subordinates and developing skills in the junior team
• Computer literate with good working knowledge of Microsoft Packages, including at a minimum an intermediate level of competency with Microsoft Excel.

To consistently deliver a recruitment service that's of an exceptional standard and guided by values of performance, trust, transparency and respect.
To work in partnership and thoroughly understand the needs and preferences of both our clients and candidates.
Collaborative, passionate, reliable and adaptable - we do not promise what we cannot deliver.