Commercial/Procurement Officer

Job type:
on-site
Start:
ASAP
Duration:
6 months (with possible extension)
From:
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Place:
Somerset
Date:
05/09/2016
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
project ID:
1125185

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I am looking to hire a Commercial/Procurement Officer for one of our government client based in Bristol. Role Spec below. Many thanks.

Contract: 5 months initially

Rate: Upto £240 per day

Job description:

The role of Commercial Officer will be responsible to for placing and managing Contracts for two different projects.

Commercial support includes, but is not limited to: -

  • Providing guidance in the selection of the most appropriate Procurement Strategies and carrying out Market Research.
  • Compliance with Regulations and Policy including, but not limited to, gaining appropriate exemptions.
  • Providing advice to SPCISR Project/Finance/Requirements Officers on commercial issues.
  • The timely negotiation and placement of taut contracts and contract amendments.
  • Maintaining accurate and auditable commercial file records in hard and soft format.
  • Providing input to briefs for Management including, but not limited to, contractual returns and statistics both on a periodic and adhoc basis, as necessary.
  • Ensuring that security measures are applied effectively (iaw JSP 440) and that prompt action is taken in the event of any security incident.
  • Undertake commercial tasks as required by SPCISR DT Senior Commercial Officer.