Senior Commercial OfficerPermanent BristolSalary is very competitive + Excellent BenefitsHere at Babcock International we are currently seeking a Senior Commercial Officer based in Bristol. The successful Senior Commercial officer will provide commercial support to both commercial and project teams to ensure the commercial and business interest of the company are optimised and its objectives met or exceeded.The role is varied and will suit a dynamic individual who wants to excel in the commercial environment within a large FTSE 250 organisation. From day to day, you will be managing and protecting the company's intellectual property to supporting risk management activities.To provide general management and contractual information, and assist with resource forecasts and costings, to ensure they are properly constructed and achieved. To ensure an accurate audit trail of commercial decisions is maintained and commercial administration is kept up to date. What do you need to do the role?A strong background within a commercial role ideally with a degree in a relevant subject such as Engineering, Business Law, Accountancy or similar.We would also like you to hold all or some of the following:Experience in providing commercial support to operational contract / projects.Excellent communication and negotiating skills in a customer-facing environment.Good organisational ability along with being self-driven and pro-active.Further information about the opportunitySuccessful candidates will be required to be able to attain SC clearance once in this post if not already held. About Babcock International For more than a century, Babcock has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training. We're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential. Application Guidance All applications should be made online. Please use a desktop PC or laptop to create your account and apply for a job. Once you've completed this you'll be able to apply to jobs from mobile devices. If you experience difficulties please click here. Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly. We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs. Armed Forces Covenant We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week's special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please click here.