Regional Commercial Manager – Eastern Region

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Technical recruiters for the built environment

Alstom are looking for curious and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Alstom creates smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. Joining Alstom means joining a truly global community of more than 75,000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.

Working for Alstom, a market leader with the most up-to-date technology, you will have the opportunity to learn, develop and grow in a thriving, technical company with the chance to progress quickly. Benefit from a nurturing culture of inclusive and collaborative innovation, joining a team of the right talents to solve real-world mobility challenges and invent the transport systems of tomorrow.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Regional Commercial Manager based in either Cambridge, Derby or York.


The Regional Commercial Manager will play a key role leading a number of project commercial teams and supporting the Regional Director in delivering commercial and contractual requirements of projects.

Key Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Management and control of sub-contractors from procurement to final account
  • Ensure risk registers at Project level are complete and risks are accurately assessed to meet company reporting requirements
  • Providing support to the Commercial Director, Head of Commercial and Regional Delivery Director when required
  • Development of commercial strategy and contract reviews to support the tender process and governance requirements
  • Managing and updating accurate cash-flow forecasting, including strategies to maximise cash-flow

Essential Requirements:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Professional Qualified as Chartered Quantity Surveyor or equivalent
  • Proven experience and success in management of Commercial and Quantity Surveying teams
  • Proactive leadership behaviours


  • Good understanding of current construction legislation
  • Experience within rail industry, signalling in particular
  • Experience managing teams remotely

For further information on this fantastic opportunity contact Craig Outhwaite at Advance TRS

Advance TRS are RPO partners for Alstom’s permanent staff recruitment drive of rail signalling management, engineering and installation professionals in York, Derby, Birmingham, London, and Bristol, as part of CP7.

Advance TRS is a niche recruitment consultancy specialising in the provision of highly skilled technical professionals for the built environment. We pride ourselves on our ability to deliver an exceptional level of customer service and seek to create long-lasting, dependable relationships.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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