Senior Commercial Manager (Frameworks)
Building Homes. Developing Futures
Clarion Housing Group is a major housing developer with the financial strength, capacity, skills and expertise to deliver a wide range of housebuilding and regeneration schemes. Our target is to build 50,000 new homes over the next 10 years as one of the country's top 5 house builders. In order to achieve our goal we are expanding our team and looking for ambitious, passionate and dedicated development professionals to join us on our journey.
We're now looking for an exceptional Senior Commercial Manager to take a lead role in defining the overall strategy for the Clarion Group Development Supply Chain Management & Framework Programme.
About the role
As a key member of our team, you'll collaborate with various regional Development and Procurement Departments to maximise the efforts made to deliver potential for Clarion Housing through a high quality managed supply chain.
Reporting directly to the Commercial Director, you'll act as the main interface for the delivery of the agreed strategy, attending meetings with suppliers and service providers as necessary.
We'll look to you to review existing framework agreements and individual appointments, carry out research to establish Clarion Housing's spend profile, performance assessments and business requirements across all supplier groups and regions.
To be successful in your role, you'll develop tools to demonstrate trends around improving the level of service and commitment resulting in increased capability, performance improvement and savings, identifying technical and regional capability/differentials. You'll also maintain an up to date framework database, meeting members regularly and issuing regular communiques regarding potential workload and performance
With extensive industry experience in a similar role, you'll ideally be from a quantity surveying, project management practice or contractor background. You'll already have a mature knowledge of industry supply chain (Developer Partners, Contractors & Consultants) and have a clear understanding of deliverables across framework disciplines.
Ideally RICS or CIOB qualified, you will also have a strong knowledge of application of OJEU requirements in relation to supply chain and its application in relevant parts of group operations.
In addition to this, you will have strong organisational and project management skills, technical knowledge, excellent attention to detail and persistence.
This is a fantastic opportunity to utilise your extensive skills and experience to really make a difference
If you feel your attributes and skillset match our requirements, then we'd love to hear from you. In return we offer you a competitive salary and generous benefits package in a supportive environment, with plenty of scope for your career advancement and salary progression.