Commercial Assistant


Atkins Search are working with a successful civil engineering contractor based in Nottinghamshire to bring a Commercial Assistant into the business.


Our client is a specialist residential groundworks contractor who have experience sustained growth, and due to new site wins they are needing a commercial assistant to provide crucial assistance to the commercial team.


As a Commercial Assistant you will be working closely with Quantity Surveyors and Commercial Managers within the business, offering a vital level of administrative support to them for various projects.


As a Commercial Assistant the following will be expected of you –

  • Work closely with Commercial Managers and Quantity Surveyors.
  • Create and send out weekly plant reports.
  • Allocate invoices to Quantity Surveyors for payment.
  • Stay up to date with health and safety documentation for projects.
  • Carry out general administrative support as required.


A successful Commercial Assistant will be able to show the following traits –

  • Excellent communicator at all levels.
  • Background of working as a Commercial Assistant, or ability to show an understanding of the commercial function of a civil engineering contractor.
  • Organised individual.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks.
  • IT literate with good knowledge of MS Office.


£23,000-£27,000 depending on experience plus a comprehensive benefits package.

Atkins Search act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment and service the East and West Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough and Northern Home Counties regions.

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