Contracts manager

  • Location

    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    John Anakwenze

  • Contact email:

    john.akawenze@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH109302_1566567026

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-22

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Great opportunity open for a Contracts Manager with experience in contract formation and execution, to come on-board and work for a market leading Aviation Company based in Gloucestershire. This will be a perm position with a competitive rate and great benefits on offer.

Role Purpose

In this role you will manage complex issues within your functional area of expertise, be involved in long-term planning, contract negotiation, process implementation and improvement and contribute to the overall business strategy.

Key experience

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED) or equivalent knowledge or experience
  • Some experience with contract formation and execution

Responsibilities:

Perform as the principle contracts focal point for your respective Product Group

  • Provide advice and counsel to the Product Business Leader on contractual matters
  • Provide advice and counsel on contractual matters to all other functional areas as required
  • Develop a deep understanding of products and product strategy
  • Effectively interface with all functions of the business including Manufacturing, Program Management, Marketing, Engineering, Finance and Legal
  • Provide creative solutions / alternatives to meet client requirements
  • Support the NPI Tollgate Policy through attendance at tollgates
  • Support the Sales team through the development of contract risk mitigation strategies in support of new business opportunities
  • Review, draft, interpret, flow-down and administer contracts for the sale of my client's products or services
  • Lead / support single P&L contract negotiations with customer
  • Lead and participate in simplification projects to improve processes efficiency