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Commercial Manager

  • Salary: £400 - £440 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Bristol
  • Sector: Management
  • Date posted: 06/12/2018
  • Job reference: BBBH94450

Job Title: Commercial Manager

Location: Bristol (BS32 4AQ)

Pay rate: up to £440/day

Contract: 6 Month initially

Security Clearance: SC minimum - Essential

Role Overview:

To act as day to day commercial interface for a range of OST contracts with outside agencies/organisations and provide commercial advice, services and support to internal customers.

Main Tasks:

  • To lead the daily contract management activity of an assigned portfolio of business agreements consistent with identified business objectives and policies;
  • Flexibility to support the business on new opportunities when required;
  • To maintain and improve customer relationships with the aim of business growth within existing contract arrangements;
  • To assist in commercial risk analysis and associated management;
  • To provide commercial support, advice and reports to the operational and management teams;
  • Draft, negotiate and manage agreements with customers, occasionally suppliers and external consultants within delegated authority;
  • Maintain contract documentation in a commercially viable format and in accordance with business policies; | e Develop and maintain productive relationships with contract stakeholders;
  • Ensuring the Company's corporate governance policies, processes and procedures | including those relating to Health and Safety are followed both within the department | and assigned contracts;
  • Identify and support commercial solutions necessary to deliver business objectives;
  • Cleared to SC level.

Technical Experience and Qualification:


  • Degree Level or a minimum of 10 years equivalent contract management experience
  • Sound understanding of Government/Agency/private industry Strategies
  • Proven commercial background covering the contract life cycle
  • Commercial management of high value contracts
  • Overseeing the implementation of commercial agreements
  • SC Cleared
  • Proven experience of MoD processes and contract negotiation of contract terms


  • Experience of single source contracting
  • IACCM accredited at practitioner level

To apply please send your CV's in the first instance.

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