Commercial/Procurement Officer

Job type:
on-site
Start:
ASAP
Duration:
4 months (with possible extension)
From:
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Place:
Somerset
Date:
06/14/2016
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
project ID:
1147836

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Sopra Steria Recruitment are working in partnership with a public sector organisation to hire a Commercial Officer in Bristol. Role spec below. Many thanks.

Contract: 4 months initially

Rate: Upto £320 per day

Job Description:

  • A Commercial Officer provides the right individual with an opportunity to engage with the clients customer and International and European suppliers, whilst exposing him/her to the complexities of International Trade in Arms Regulations (ITAR).
  • To provide commercial advice, assistance and support to CSTT project managers and other disciplines on commercial matters, seeking advice from line management if required, including drafting of Procurement Strategies, Business Cases and ensuring related Requests for Contract Action (RCA) are completed satisfactorily with appropriate supporting justification.
  • Negotiation of new conditions for contract amendments, securing best VFM, maintaining detailed audit trails on files and engaging with relevant legal, IPR and pricing subject matter experts, as appropriate, are of paramount importance.
  • Attendance at meetings and liaison with Customers, Industry, Project staff and other key Stakeholders to agree requirements, project timescales and resolve contractual issues. Provide briefing or feedback to line management satisfaction as appropriate.