Transport for Wales has awarded KeolisAmey (Joint Venture) a multi-billion-pound contract to manage the Wales & Borders Franchise and to deliver the £738M Core Valley Line Infrastructure Transformation rail programme. This is the biggest ever contract to be awarded in Wales and we will work closely with Transport for Wales to deliver a new era for passengers and for Wales, with more services, newer trains, better stations and a more reliable network.
Due to this recent award, we are looking to appoint an experienced Commercial Manager to support this project's four-and-a-half-year capital Works programme.
As the Commercial Manager, you will form part of the Managing Agent team on this prestigious contract. This branch of the contract is concerned with the new build engineering works to improve the network. You will be responsible for assisting with the procurement and administration of contractors to carry out the improvement works required. Working with both the Senior and the Principal Commercial Manager you will be involved in the end to end process of contract and commercial management of various supply chain partners.
What are we looking for?
To be successful in this position, you must have evident experience in commercial management, ideally within the rail sector (on significant projects). Experience of NEC Forms of Contract (particularly via Option E and C) would be an advantage. You should be comfortable in establishing and developing relationships with clients and the supply chain, have experience of mobilising supply chain partners would be extremely advantageous. As part of the team you should be able to work well with your Line Manager; supporting where necessary, and in developing the team, creating a collaborative work environment.
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