Senior Commercial Officer

Senior Commercial Officer

Job Title: Senior Commercial Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894582_1533114380
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 01, 2018 10:06

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 Senior Commercial Officer you will provide support and guidance to the business regarding pricing, contractual terms and conditions and other commercial issues and risks. You will also participate in and assure new business opportunities through the completion of commercial tendering and approval processes.

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

Your responsibilities will include:

Contract management, bidding, negotiation of terms and conditions with customers and suppliers
Provide support specifically on pricing, tendering, estimating, contract law and cost control
Negotiation of T&Cs on contracts with customers and suppliers
Tender analysis
Looking at non-disclosure agreements
General Commercial administration
Assist and assure the project management function with respect to contract management including project control, variations, risk management, milestones and financial progress.
Provide general management and contractual information, and assist with resource forecasts and costings, which are properly constructed and achieved
Ensure that all policies and procedures are followed, consistently across the business, and improved where necessary.
Lead and support commercial discussions and negotiations with internal and external customers.

About you:

Ideally be degree qualified (or equivalent) in Engineering, Business, Law, Accountancy, or similar
Excellent communication skills
Well organised, self-driven and proactive
Experience in a commercial environment, ideally, defence contracting
Experience of providing commercial support to operational contracts / projects
Good communication and negotiation skills in a customer facing environment
Detail orientated with good technical commercial skills
Proactive and results focused
Experience in cost reporting
Proficient IT skills.

Job Title:Senior Commercial Officer
Salary:TBC + Excellent benefits and allowances
Location:Bristol, Avon, South-West
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:894582


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.