Commercial Manager

45000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual
15 Sep 2020
23 Sep 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
Copello are recruiting for a Commercial Manager to join a Global organisation based in the South West of England.

As Commercial Manager you would be providing Commercial support and advice across the business and to stakeholders, overseeing and leading the letting and management of contracts, and managing a small team of Contracts Officers.

You will have a proven track record of ensuring that all commercial work is maintained to a professional and high standard, and continually work towards achieving the most cost-effective procurement of requirements. Operating within the wider Supply Chain business, you will be required to provide Commercial support across multiple business commodities. It is essential that you are able to build strong relationships with the Contractor, Customer and Colleagues to ensure that you are able to effectively manage the contracts within your responsibility.

The successful Commercial Manager will be able to demonstrate a strong ability to negotiate contract terms, conditions and prices with a view of delivering against targets and plans. You will be required to manage the associated procurement process up to, and beyond contract award. Due to the nature of the business, it would be advantageous for applicants to have experience of working within Public Contracts Regulations (including the application of EU Regulations). You will be a natural problem solver.

It is desirable that the Commercial Manager be qualified to Degree Level in a relevant discipline, and have knowledge of legacy MoD procurement processes.

It is essential that the successful Commercial Manager has experience of using relevant procurement tools (Emptoris or SAGE). This role requires a valid Full Driving License to facilitate supplier visits and work essential travel.

You MUST also be eligible to obtain security clearance (SC Clearance or BPSS as a minimum).

Based in the South West of England, this opportunity would be commutable from Bristol, Bath, Chippenham, Dursley and other surrounding areas.

To apply for this opportunity, please send your CV or call (phone number removed) for more information