Commercial Assistant - Construction Industry

  • Location
    Colchester, Essex
  • Category
    Construction and Property - Other Construction & Property
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 25000 - £ 30000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Commercial Assistant - Construction Industry

Feering, Essex

£25000 - £30000

20 days holiday + BH, Christmas shutdown, pension scheme, parking on site


My client, a professional, friendly and well established construction company, is looking for a Commercial Assistant to join their team on a permanent basis. To be considered for this role you must have previous experience within a similar role and have experience within the construction industry.

You will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring that projects are managed correctly and delivered in accordance with key objectives

  • Preparation of subcontract enquiries for works

  • Checking and filing site returns

  • Production of presentation material

  • Recording project information for promotional use

  • Negotiating & preparing of sub-contractor/consultant orders

  • Assisting with material buying

  • Monitoring and maintaining the company approved supply chain database

  • Analysis of tender and breakdown into buying schedules

  • Preparation of sub-contract and supplier enquiries

  • Analysis of returns and preparing recommendations for placing orders

  • Ensuring all payments are made in accordance with contractual terms

  • Assisting with the production of a monthly forecast & project cashflow

  • Management and booking of all staff training, keeping training matrix and interactive training records up to date

  • Management of the company's vehicle fleet

  • Ensuring company stationary and supplies stock levels are adequate

  • Liaising with IT for all staff and new users set up including obtaining quotes for new laptops and ensuring permissions are set up correctly for each user group

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