Commercial Officer (Marine)

Commercial Officer (Marine)

Job Title: Commercial Officer (Marine)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Fareham, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895927_1559569745
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 03, 2019 14:49

Job Description

Our client is a national market leader in the fields of marine defence and nuclear engineering and enjoys the backing of a large international group. They are well respected within their specialised industries and present interesting challenges to meet specific cutting-edge design requirements. The client has a strong reputation for offering excellent job satisfaction and career progression.

As Commercial Officer you will be working in a small Commercial & Supply Chain team, playing an integral role in the delivery of a Commercial service to the Marine Training business. Working closely with Commercial & Finance colleagues as well as the contract management teams delivering to customers, you will be the primary day-to-day interface with the customer's Commercial representatives.

Your role will include: the provision of appropriate, timely and relevant advice & guidance on both specific contractual and general commercial matters; the organisation of relevant governance activities for proposals; the processing of contract amendments; assessing relevance and performance of KPIs; ensuring accuracy of invoicing against sales orders.

Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

Your responsibilities will include:

Deliver a commercial service to a project or series of projects by undertaking commercial aspects of contracts and subcontracts, including payment and claims;
Act as the commercial representative and provide advice on contractual, commercial and governance issues for the Customer and supplier throughout the respective prime or subcontract lifecycle;
Ensure that tenders and contracts are conducted in accordance with commercial policies and processes in order to achieve profitable and compliant contracts;
Assist with commercial input and guidance in support of tendering activities to ensure compliance with corporate requirements
Prepare subcontract ITT's, evaluate tenders, make recommendations and place subcontracts within delegated levels of authority;
Ensure Company health, safety and environmental procedures are implemented and complied with at all times.

About you:

Education to HNC standard or a legal/CIPS/IACCM qualification. A comprehensive body of experience may be acceptable.
Previous working experience in contract administration
Able to proactively source & process data, identify & act as necessary on identified trends, monitoring progress against agreed objectives.
Computer literate.
A reasonable understanding of Ministry of Defence and commercial based contractual Terms and Conditions is very desirable
Demonstrably good planning, organisational and administration skills with ability to work on own initiative.
Good communication and negotiation skills.

Job Title:Commercial Officer (Marine)
Salary:DOE + Excellent benefits and allowances
Location:Fareham, Hampshire
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:895927


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.