Your new role
It’s an exciting time to join National Highways!
The Major Projects Commercial Delivery team are working across England to improve our strategic network and release economic capacity faster than at any other time in the last 50 years. With secure funding for 50 major construction projects in the next 10 years, we need are looking for passionate team players who can own and deliver successful outcomes with integrity.
You will be joining a team of over 900 delivery professionals in programmes that are set to change highways construction, influencing the infrastructure market to drive improved productivity, reduce carbon and deliver increased digital capability.
If you are interested in being part of that then we have the role for you!
We are looking for a Commercial Manager to join our team, where you will aid excellence in commercial delivery and management, procurement strategy, funding application, scheme budget management, contract administration and commercial dispute avoidance.
This role can be flexibly based at one of our UK offices. We have a flexible hybrid working approach, meaning the role will be a combination of office/site attendance/agile home working, We can offer full time/part time/job share opportunities.
What you’ll be leading on
Contributing to balanced, efficient, continually improving delivery of immediate defined scheme outcomes.
Support professional advice, identifying needs, understanding priorities for, and threats to, scheme success, defining mitigation to continually improve delivery.
Contribute to a scheme C&P strategy(s) translating objectives from the business plan to meet the scheme goals and objectives.
Key in-scheme communication to and from the commercial and procurement directorate, supporting a culture of continuous improvement.
Develop positive commercial relationships with external stakeholders to a scheme.
Contribute to the administration of, when required by a scheme, the commercial management of PFI, Financial and Legal support to a scheme.
To be successful you’ll need
A bit about us
There’s never been a better time to join our Commercial and Procurement team!
We invest £14 billion in strategic road network, boosting capacity, tackling congestion and improving safety. When you work with us, you're helping to connect communities, sustain business and support the economy.
Want to know more?
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Why you should join us
At National Highways we believe in a connected country. We are passionate about creating a culture where colleagues feel connected, included and enjoy greater wellbeing to achieve this. We’re proud that as an organisation we are continually striving to do better and actively encourage and support our colleagues to do the same with their careers.
So, if you put safety first, take ownership of your work, show passion for what you do, work effectively in a team, and demonstrate integrity in how you do it – then you’ll be a great fit for our organisation.
An informal blended working approach has been adopted for many of our roles across National Highways. We offer many different ways to work flexibly and we’re open to discuss part-time working, job shares, and flexible start and finish times.
Please wait until the interview stage before asking us about flexibility, and we will explore what is possible.
Our benefits package
And we are
If you are successful, it is key to know all offers of employment are subject to satisfactory completion of our pre-employment checks which include:
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