Senior Commercial Officer

Senior Commercial Officer

Job Title: Senior Commercial Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Reference: 894937_1539700122
Contact Name: Natasha Rowley
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 16, 2018 15:28

Job Description

Your experience as Commercial Officer will be highly valuable to my client, who is a leading multi-national Defence systems provider which boasts some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise. At present the company employs well in excess of 10,000 staff worldwide and continues to grow in parallel with the demand for their highly regarded services.

You will be joining an active, involved and motivated Commercial team, that are committed to delivering Defence Capability to the UK Armed Forces and other World Governments, covering all aspects of the Product Lifecycle from concept to disposal.

The responsibilities for this role will include:

*Support the implementation of Commercial strategies to deliver maximum business advantage in line with the business plan
*Work with nominated Business Winning Managers to produce credible bids and ensure smooth transition of new business into current business
*Acting as a Commercial lead in the submission and agreement of Amendments to Contract, supporting internal contract amendment acceptance meetings
*Negotiate agreements (non-disclosure agreements)
*Ensure contractual obligations are communicated, understood and delivered consistent with the performance, time and cost obligations
*Draft, write and respond to day to day communication from customers
*Engage in functional improvement initiatives

To be suitable for this role your experience will include:

*Experience and understanding of conditions of contract and the legal connotations associated
*Experience of managing low to medium value bids/proposal and successfully concluding appropriate contract arrangements
*Experience in dealing with the UK Ministry of Defence or Government bodies/Industrial organisations
*Negotiation skills and interpersonal skills
*Effective influencing and team working skills
*Experience in a range of commercial issues and skills including contract management skills throughout the contract lifecycle


*Senior Commercial Officer
*£28000 - £35000

Keywords: Commercial Officer, Contract, Bids, Proposals, Defence, Government, Commercial, Negotiations

With some of the most sophisticated technology in the defence sector this is an exciting and rewarding place to work.

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.