Contract Manager

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    John Anakwenze

  • Contact email:

    john.akawenze@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH96382_1554478600

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-05

Great Permanent opportunity for a Contracts manager with Commercial experience in an aerospace, defence or a related technology industry, to come on-board and work for a Market leading Electronics manufacturing company based in Cambridge. This will be a permanent position with competitive rates on offer as well as benefits. Travel will be required once a week to client site in Greenford, London

Role Purpose: Actively support the winning and delivery of profitable business and provide commercial advice, support and governance to the business at all levels by ensuring the company contracts with customers and suppliers on terms that protect the Commercial interests of the business.

Key experience:

Degree educated in a Business or related subject is essential. Post-graduation Commercial certifications (such as IACCM) would be an advantage.

A minimum of 5 years prior Commercial experience in an aerospace, defence or a related technology industry

Responsibilities: Support the preparation and timely submission of bids and proposals ensuring commercial integrity and compliance with all applicable to the client's group and PCS policies, processes and legislation with specific responsibility for responding and leading the commercial aspects

Present commercial aspects of proposals and contracts at internal bid reviews and contract launches, to all levels of seniority, ensuring that the contractual obligations are known, understood and are being addressed

Drafting, review and negotiation of agreements including, but not limited to NDAs/PIAs, MoUs, LTAs, Agency Agreements, PDS, Teaming Agreements

Effective day-to-day management of customer contracts, including customer liaison and customer relationship management on contractual matters

Assist with the identification of commercial risk, develop and implement effective mitigation strategies and actions and report the risk and progress with mitigation strategies internally

Provide advice to Project, Operations and Procurement teams on contractual matters

Support Operations and Project teams in the identification of contract change/scope creep

Develop and support the negotiation of flow down terms and conditions to Suppliers

Database management uploading documents, creating new records for contracts and services and calculating payments and price adjustments

Liaison with the Export Control teams to ensure compliance with regulation export control regulations