Senior Commercial Officer - Aerospace

Senior Commercial Officer - Aerospace

Job Title: Senior Commercial Officer - Aerospace
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895775_1554887272
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 10, 2019 10:07

Job Description

Our client is a leading aerospace, avionics, and defence engineering company in the UK, designing and manufacturing projects for such clients as the UK MOD for military and civil purposes for the last 80 years.

We are looking for a Senior Commercial Officer to ensure that the company's business objectives are met whilst maintaining the required commercial governance. You will be ensuring the management of current contracts, confidentiality agreements and consultancy agreements is in place, and ensuring contracts entered into are well understood and represent an appropriate balance of risk and reward for the business.

As Senior Commercial Officer your main responsibilities will include:

Support to business win process through arranging quotations and support negotiation of contracts & agreements within area of responsibility
Identify commercial risks and mitigations
Compliance with Contract Policy
Contract review, acceptance & order acknowledgement
Contract administration & Point of Contact for customer enquiries
Support the creation of flow down terms & conditions for Operations & Supplier Management
Develop relationships with internal and external customers
Management of customer claims
Create contract summaries for management
Preparation of inputs and support to Tender Vets and Life Cycle Management Reviews

Qualifications and Requirements

Degree level qualification or equivalent relevant experience
Broad contract law knowledge
IT literate
Experience of managing and advising on commercial and business risk.
Combines experience and intuition to make considered judgements about the overall impact on the business
Experience in a defence contracting environment would be an advantage.
UK MoD contracts knowledge would be an advantage.

Job Title:Senior Commercial Officer - Aerospace
Salary:Competitive + Corporate Benefits
Location:RAF Waddington, Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:895775


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 Nationals. Applicants who meet this 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.

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