Contracts Manager

Location: Greenford, Middlesex Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Client Delivery Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: William Church

Contracts Manager


Contracts Manager needed for a multinational Defence organisation based in Middlesex. Our client is looking to employ an experienced professional that possesses in-depth commercial knowledge and a compatible skill set. They want a strong negotiator that can provide commercial advice, support and governance to the business at all levels by ensuring the company contracts with customers and suppliers on terms that protect the Commercial interests of the business.

The successful Contracts Manager will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

  • 25 day's holiday in addition to Bank Holidays
  • Non-contractual annual bonus based on company targets
  • Pension Plan
  • Car allowance
  • Flexible working
  • Life assurance
  • + many more

Some of the main duties of the Contracts Manager will include:

  • Support the preparation and timely submission of bids and proposals ensuring commercial integrity and compliance with all applicable policies, processes and legislation with specific responsibility for responding and leading the commercial aspects
  • Present commercial aspects of proposals and contracts at internal bid reviews and contract launches, to all levels of seniority, ensuring that the contractual obligations are known, understood and are being addressed
  • Drafting, review and negotiation of agreements including, but not limited to NDAs/PIAs, MoUs, LTAs, Agency Agreements, PDS, Teaming Agreements
  • Effective day-to-day management of customer contracts, including customer liaison and customer relationship management on contractual matters
  • Assist with the identification of commercial risk, develop and implement effective mitigation strategies and actions and report the risk and progress with mitigation strategies internally
  • Provide advice to Project, Operations and Procurement teams on contractual matters
  • Support Operations and Project teams in the identification of contract change/scope creep
  • Develop and support the negotiation of flow down terms and conditions to Suppliers
  • Database management uploading documents, creating new records for contracts and services and calculating payments and price adjustments
  • Liaison with the Export Control teams to ensure compliance with regulation export control regulations

What you need to be the successful Contracts Manager:

In order to be the successful Contracts Manager and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

Must be eligible for Security Clearance

  • Be educated to Degree level
  • A minimum of 5 years prior Commercial experience in an aerospace, defence or a related technology
  • High-level communication skills

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Contracts Manager to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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