Commercial Assistant

  • Location: Bonnyrigg
  • Category: Administration
  • Salary: competitive
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BEAR Scotland is a leading road maintenance and management service provider in Scotland, maintaining and improving Scottish Motorways and Trunk Roads including bridges and structures through some of the most scenic, but challenging, parts of the country.

We develop and build local management and delivery teams in each area where we provide our services. These teams are supported by both national partners and local suppliers to provide an economic, flexible, resilient and sustainable service.

BEAR is an alliance of three highly successful organisations who are prominent in the United Kingdom roads sector – Vinci/Eurovia, Jacobs and Breedon – joining together to provide trunk road network management and maintenance solutions to Transport Scotland.

Collectively these organisations span the world, allowing us to call on the global strength and expertise of our shareholders where required.

We are seeking the appointment of a Commercial Assistant, reporting to the Commercial Systems Manager to join our team, to aid with the logging of valuation records, producing procurement documents and administering measurement data.


Role includes:

  • Data input of measurement and valuation data
  • Production of Purchase Orders / SubContract Documentation
  • Reviewing Timesheets and input of records to valuation software
  • Administering databases holding procurement frameworks


Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • A good standard of school education
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft applications in particular, Excel, and preferanly Dynamics (but not essential)
  • To be good team player.
  • Able to act on own initiative.



BEAR Scotland currently manages, maintains and improves thousands of kilometres of Scottish trunk road including bridges and structures through some of the most scenic, but challenging, parts of the country. That means delivering £millions investment on road maintenance and improvement every year.

We believe that the people who work with us are our greatest asset and, in order for us to succeed, we make sure we retain and attract a talented, innovative and dedicated team. In return, we offer:

  • A tailored, competitive salary
  • Pension and life assurance
  • Up to 34 days annual leave per year
  • Additional annual leave purchase through Salary Sacrifice
  • 2 paid days per year to help to support your charity of choice
  • BEAR Rewards – shopping discounts and cashback
  • Employee Assistance Programme available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Development and progression plan
  • Flexible/Hybrid working


Grow your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, flourish, and succeed.

We are an equal opportunities employer. We wish to ensure equality of opportunity in employment and the fair treatment of all our employees.

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