Commercial Assistant

£30000 - £35000 per annum
08 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Abellio Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
The fastest growing operator in the area has an excellent career opportunity for a Commercial Assistant.  To be based in Camberwell, SE5 0TF.

The Commercial Assistant Role includes:

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Commercial Assistant in our Commercial Department in Walworth Depot. The successful applicant will both assist and deputise for the Commercial Manager after an initial training period.

The role includes:
  • Preparing tender documentation including financial modelling to present to the Leadership Team for approval
  • Preparation of all tender documents for submission to clients
  • Compiling of internal reports including;
    • monitoring competitors progress in tenders
    • monitoring progress of Surrey bus operation
  • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders on contract variations
  • Maintaining back-office systems for Surrey operations

The Successful Commercial Assistant will have the following skills & experience:
  • We are seeking an individual who is comfortable at building and maintaining strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders and be proficient at managing multiple deadlines.
  • They must have the ability to interact and understand commercial and finance requirements and translation to tender requirements with experience of preparing reports.
  • A high level of computer literacy including MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint is required.
  • The successful candidate will have the ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in written correspondence with strong planning and time management skills.
  • They must be methodical, with a strong focus on attention to detail.
The Company:

We are a thriving transport company operating buses on contracts for Transport for London (TfL) in central, south and west London as well as a smaller business in Surrey. The company aspires to be the ‘the best bus company in London and Surrey’

In return you will receive a salary in line with experience - £0.000 - £35.000 offered to the successful candidate plus:
  •  Contributory pension scheme,
  •  Employee rewards website including discounts on hundreds of retailers.
  • The position and the company offer opportunity for career development.
To apply please click on the link and send your CV,by no later than COP Friday 18th November 2016.