Contract Manager

Recruiter
Location
Berkshire
Salary
£45000 - £52000 per annum + Pension , Healthcare
Posted
27 Jun 2017
Closes
25 Jul 2017
Ref
1163342/001
Contact
Paul McGuinness
Sector
Defence
Discipline
Business Management
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A Contract Manager is required to join a global leader in the Defence and Aerospace industry. You will become a key member of the Commercial team, negotiating and managing key business relationships across an array of programmes.



Role: Contract Manager

As Contract Manager you will be responsible for:

+ Participating in proposal generation, reviews and approvals as well as generation, review and approval of supplier facing contracts. Briefs management on Terms and Conditions
+ Review contractual terms and conditions for their acceptability, as well as, assessing risk and impact to the proposals
+ Operating in accordance with company policies and practices, and in compliance with accepted business ethics
+ Leading and conducting contract negotiation and management of contracts
+ Coordinating inputs from the sales, finance and service teams as well as the legal department to structure contracts
+ Providing contract status and assistance to the program manager, functional areas, and management

Experience
As Contract Manager you will have experience of:

+ Degree qualified or equivalent in Law or other relevant discipline
+ Knowledge and experience of using SAP
+ The ability to communicate effectively with management, peers, subordinates and customers
+ Numerate and PC literate. Microsoft Word ™ and Excel ™ proficient
+ Customer focused including understanding of customer requirements and customer care
+ Ability to work effectively while under pressure and to achieve tight time scales
+ Knowledge and experience of working with differing business cultures particularly within Europe and the Middle East
+ Ability to travel and undertake activity in accordance with the role within Europe and the Middle East
+ Ability to gain SC level of security clearance