Commercial Manager

Location Birmingham
Job-type Permanent
Salary £65000 - 70000 per year
Contact Daniel Priestley-Lowe
Call 07935 524351
Reference DPL 12093354

Role: Commercial Manager (DPL 12093354)

Location: Central Birmingham

Salary: up to £70,000 per annum  

Start Date: As soon as possible

“An incredible opportunity for a motivated Managing Quantity Surveyor to take the step up to Commercial Manager with one of the UK’s leading rail companies.”

Company: A power-house within the rail electrification, automation, and digitalization sectors, with a global reach that spreads across 200 countries, generating revenues of over £70 billion. 

Role Description: This market-leading rail company are looking to expand their commercial team and bring in a Commercial Manager to initially oversee a multi-million-pound rail project in Staffordshire and then from 2022, oversee a £120million rail project in Cheshire. The Commercial Manager will primarily be based from the head offices in central Birmingham, however some site visits will be required. In terms of your day-to-day duties, you will be responsible for change control, change management, cost management, forecasting, budget management, risk management along side management and mentorship over the existing commercial team.

Required Experience: To be considered for this incredible Commercial Manager opportunity, you will need rail experience, ideally gained with main contractors where you have managed schemes over £10million in value. Additionally, you will need to have experience of the above duties and most importantly be a confident and dynamic individual with great communication skills.

Remuneration: On offer is a competitive salary of up to £70,000 (depending on experience) + annual bonus, 26 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays, 37 hour working week, up to 10% matched pension contribution + additional benefits alongside an opportunity to work and progress within an established rail business.

How to apply: If you meet the criteria above then please click apply or send your CV to me at Alternatively, if you are on the fence and want some more information please call me for a confidential chat on 07935 524351.

As Head of Commercial Recruitment at Ganymede Solutions, I am always interested in speaking with commercial candidates of all levels and backgrounds about roles that I am actively looking to fill and roles that are coming up in the future. If you are interested in having a confidential chat, then please drop me an email at or call me on 07935 524351. Additionally, please get in touch if you have any recommendations for the above role. For any recommendation that is successful in securing a role, you will receive £250 in Love2Shop vouchers. 

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