An opportunity exists for a Commercial Assistant to join our team supporting our Highways Maintenance contract with Kent County Council
We are looking for a Commercial Assistant to join our contract with Kent County Council delivering key highways maintenance works across the region. Amey have been awarded a 2 year extension on the project worth £35m per annum, so there is ample opportunity for the right person to develop within the role and the contract. Amey provide a full range of services under the agreement with the Council including highways maintenance and repair and winter clearing. More recently the contract has been one of the first to trial ‘winter sensors’ on street lighting in order to gather real time data on winter highways conditions.
As a Commercial Assistant you will provide pivotal administration support to the wider Commercial team through assisting with subcontractor payments, recharges, task orders & invoices along with other general administrative duties that support delivery of the contract.
What are we looking for?
This opportunity would suit a proactive individual who is interested in establishing a commercial or quantity surveying career. A background or degree in these areas would be beneficial but is not essential. Fundamentally you will need to have strong administration and data handling skills, with a methodical approach to working.
Fundamental to living our core values is having great people in our business. That's why we believe that Amey is only as great as the people we employ. We place great value on our people and the contribution they make to our business, that’s why we aim to offer a competitive benefits package to all of our employees. Working for Amey you will receive a competitive salary and will be able to join our contributory pension scheme. In addition you will be entitled to Company sponsored life assurance and a generous holiday entitlement. You will also be invited to join Amey Choices which offers a range of flexible benefit options and offers additional benefits available throughout the year.