Graduate Commercial Officer

Graduate Commercial Officer

Job Title: Graduate Commercial Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894949_1530527878
Contact Name: Natasha Rowley
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 02, 2018 11:37

Job Description

My client is a global supplier of high-integrity products used within mission and safety critical environments. They are looking for a Graduate Commercial Officer to join their commercial team to support the winning and delivery of profitable business.

You will be supporting effective governance through adherence to commercial policies and associated processes and procedures.

Responsibilities for this role will include:

*Support the day to day point of interface on commercial and contractual matter for selected contracts
*Support the timely development, approval and issuance of bids and proposals
*Participate in the negotiation of any amendments to existing contracts and new agreements
*Identify commercial risk and the development and implementation of effective risk mitigation strategies and actions
*Support the project teams to identify contract changes and support the change control process
*Reviewing, redrafting and supporting of negotiation of customer contracts and agreements
*Support the protection/registration of the company's intellectual property rights
*Help develop, improve and maintain commercial policies and processes
*Perform general administrative duties (photocopying, scanning, minute taking, arranging meetings)

To be suitable for this role your skills and qualifications will include:

*Degree qualified in a relevant subject (Business Studies, Law etc)
*Can demonstrate commercial awareness and business acumen with attention to detail whilst meeting challenging deadlines
*Well organised and confident individual able to take the lead on business issues
*Can demonstrate the ability to identify key areas in contract terms supplied by other parties that if accepted would represent a significant risk to the company
*Good communication - oral and written
*Can demonstrate the ability to effectively liaise with internal and external customers and stakeholders
*Able to identify and develop solutions to problems

*Recognition of contract law
*Previous experience in a customer interface role
*Previous experience in Aerospace of a similar field
*Recognition of export control regulations


*Graduate Commercial Officer
*Salary negotiable

Keywords: Graduate, Commercial Officer, Commercial, Risk, Negotiation, Policies, Procedures

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 this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

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 resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a PERMANENT position

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