Recruiter: Consilium Recruit
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Application date: 12th Mar 2024
Consilium Recruit is proudly supporting Darwin Group with its exciting growth plans. They are seeking a Procurement and Strategy Manager for Civils on a permanent and full-time basis. The role requires professional experience within civils and groundwork including design and commercial content.
Darwin Group is the UK’s leading modular construction provider for the Healthcare Sector, providing unique design and build projects that are delivered in half the time associated with traditional construction methods. They offer a complete turnkey solution, owning all stages of the design and build process through their in-house team of more than 150 Design, Commercial and Construction specialists.
Darwin Group have recently been purchased by Portakabin Group and has been recognised as one of the 1,000 Companies to Inspire Britain in 2015 by the London Stock Exchange Group and placed in the top 1000 of Europe’s Fastest-Growing Companies 2022 by the Financial Times.
The Procurement and Strategy Manager for Civils will be professionally experienced in civils / groundworks and will be well versed in design and commercial functionalities.
You will be an emotionally intelligent, organised individual who is capable of autonomous working and team working.
It is hugely preferable that applicants understand Building Regulations, licenses, sectional agreements and understand the value of civils / groundworks developed via experience in estimating or quantity surveying.
The Procurement and Strategy Manager will possess excellent communication skills and understand, interpret, and advise on ground surveys, sectional agreements and designs.
You will be responsible for leading design / procurement workshops / meetings with client teams, consultants and subcontractors to ensure we meet statutory compliances.
You will support the coordination / clash detection of designs received from consultants / subcontractors.
The Procurement and Strategy Manager – Civils will be responsible for the scope for consultants, coordinating enquiries, normalising and clarifying quotations and negotiating costs.
You will establish the scope of works for civils / externals works packages, coordinating enquiries, normalising and clarifying quotations, negotiating costs and making recommendation.
You will provide the support function to project delivery teams design and commercial teams (continuity through from Pre-Construction to placing order and any variations / design updates).