Commercial Administrator

Location: Bradford

Commercial Administrator – Developer Services


Our Company

Network Plus is a leading utility and infrastructure service provider, operating across the UK.

Originally established in 2000, the company has grown significantly through the award of long-term contract frameworks with major utility organisations and infrastructure providers. With a current workforce of over 3,200, our services are delivered through an absolute focus on health and safety as well as market leading levels of service to both our clients and their customers.

Our Headquarters are based in Worsley, Greater Manchester and we operate from over 53 depot bases. We deliver services 24/7/365 in city centres as well as rural locations.

Our vision is to be the best service provider in the UK utilities and infrastructure sectors by safely constructing, maintaining and managing essential services.


Our Role

As a Commercial Administrator, you will support the Quantity Surveyor to maintain commercial information associated with the Developer Services contract for our client, Yorkshire Water.

The new contract with Yorkshire Water delivers developer services activities across the whole of the Yorkshire Water footprint to our client.  This long-term contract is principally based on a schedule of rates. This means the maintenance of resources, plant and equipment cost information is vital to the contract commercial performance.

You will be expected to input and analyse cost and project information, assist in compiling and producing Management Information and Reports.  Producing weekly updates to review financial performance and review and process Subcontractor applications.


Key Responsibilities

You will manage and monitor the actual works activities carried out against the pre-determined schedule, the number of items supplied and costs

You will monitor the staff, labour and plant hire rates utilised on this contract; compiling monthly reports and managing cost allocation

You will organise and track the procurement of Sub-contractors

You will be responsible for the preparation and internal Governance Authorisation of Subcontractor Payments

You will assist in the placing of subcontract task orders in accordance with the main contract

You will attend Operational & Subcontractor Meetings; monitoring subcontractors against programme

You will assist in the preparation of Client and Subcontract Final Accounts

You will ensure the Risk Register and Change Register is kept up to date

You will support in the monitoring of internal expenditure against Budget/Cost Plans and maximise efficiency of reporting techniques/systems


Experience and Qualifications

Negotiation and influencing skills

Proficient IT skills, including Microsoft Excel and Word

Full UK Driving licence

Strong commercial acumen


Salary and Benefits

We offer a competitive salary based on experience along with a full benefits package.


Network Plus is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, nationality, sex, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, disability status, or any other applicable characteristics protected by law.

We are Armed Forces-friendly. We welcome applications from ex-Armed Forces personnel, reservists, armed forces veterans, cadet instructors and military spouses/partners.

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