about 1 year ago
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is currently recruiting for a Programme and Project Solutions (PPS) Functional Leader – Commercial Services to join the Project Management team. This post can be based in either our London, Reading, Bristol, Leamington Spa or Birmingham offices.
Our growing Programme and Project Service is seeking a Director level functional leader to further develop and grow the commercial service offering to customers across buildings and infrastructure sectors. This is an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly growing team as part of a major international engineering and consultancy business.
The role would suit an experienced quantity surveyor or commercial manager with expertise in estimating, procurement, contract preparation and management in capital projects in sectors such as defence, public buildings, education, healthcare, water, waste and airports.
The functional leader will be responsible for setting the strategy to develop the function and provide high quality services to customers including recruitment of staff, defining best practice, marketing of the service and supporting the teams delivering services to customers.
Skills / Qualifications
* Degree level or equivalent in a building, quantity surveying, or business subject
* Membership of appropriate professional institution, e.g RICS or CIoB
* Proven experience in successful delivery of contract management services in a consultancy environment
* Knowledge of applicable standards and forms of contract, e.g. NEC3/4 and JCT.
* Strategic service development skills
* Significant experience of the delivery of commercial services in major capital programmes and projects
Full job description available upon request.
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.