Commercial Manager

Petrie Recruitment
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr)
£45,000 per annum circa
03 May 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Job Elements: - • Preparation and compliance of tender packs, submission including the capturing of requirements for military and civil authorities • Preparation and drafting of sales and purchasing terms and conditions, representative agreements, framework agreements, consignment stock agreements and other commercial agreements • Application of military export status of platform types including application for licences through BIS • Administration of complex contracts including the capture of additional requirements • Identification of contractual risks and negotiation to reduce the risks from the contract terms and conditions • Identification and Implementation of commercial policies within the business • Responsible for management of the Purchasing team • Monitor and develop cost saving strategies, including issuing of competitive tenders • Supervise the introduction of new supplier ensuring that transition and effect on production is minimal • Liaise with customers, team members and subcontractors to discuss and resolve commercial issues • Negotiation of contractual terms and conditions to minimise liabilities and maximise opportunities • Identification and implementation of continuous improvement activities within the supply base The ideal candidate will have: • Minimum 5 years prior experience working in manufacturing company in contracts or commercial department is essential. • Experience in reviewing and negotiating contracts is essential. • Purchasing or Supply Chain experience also essential. • Experience working in automotive or aeronautical manufacturing is highly desirable. • Previous experience and knowledge of export compliance procedures and documentation is highly desirable. • Previous experience managing a team would be desirable. • Degree qualified desirable • CIPS Level 4 minimum desirable • Must be a good communicator and strong character. For further vacancies, please visit Follow us on Receive updates via LinkedIn: This job was originally posted as