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Commercial Manager

  • Location: England
  • Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + plus Benefits per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 13 days ago

Cedar are supporting a Fortune 500 company who are on the look for a Commercial Manager. This is a permanent position which will be Home Based but will require occasional travel on-site in Bristol (expected to be 1 day per month) with a salary of up to £50,000 on offer.

This role will report into the Senior Commercial Manager and will be responsible for:

  • ensuring commercial activity is performed to the highest standards and maintained to be able to provide advice to internal/external stakeholders, conforms to EU Procurement Regulations and internal Policies/Procedures and is monitored to ensure continuous improvement with the overall aim of obtaining best value for money.
  • proactively participate in development and implementation of Category Strategies to ensure these fully satisfy requirements which may also include drafting and issuing ITTs/ITNs, contracts etc. and manage the associated procurement process up to and beyond contract award
  • effectively manage contracts by building strong working relationships with both contractor, customer and colleagues where necessary
  • negotiating contract terms, conditions and prices for Procurement activity with a view to delivering value for money/savings

Candidates applying MUST HAVE experience which covers:

  • Ideally MCIPS and/or IACCM qualified (or working towards)
  • experience in a role covering Procurement, Category Management, Contract Management and/or Commercial Management ideally in the UK Public Sector
  • Hands on/Recent) experience running OJEU/PCR compliant Procurements
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work as part of a team and engage with Stakeholders
  • Experience in the defence sector would be advantageous but is not required