RZ Group Helensburgh, UK
Nov 17, 2018
Commercial Officer Location: Helensburgh Duration: Permanent, Full Time Salary: Up to £45,000 DOE Benefits: Competitive Overview: RZ Group is actively seeking an experienced Commercial Officer to work as a key part of our clients Strategic Systems programme. The Role: * Provide commercial guidance and advice to management, finance and engineering teams; acting as prime point of contact for commercial matters for MOD and other customers' contracts. * Support and lead as required; programme meetings, contract change control process, general contractual communications, and provide support and guidance to the programme team(s). * Lead the process to drive commercial/contract proposals in response to all Customer(s) requests for quotations. * Minimise commercial risk exposure to the company through negotiating contract terms and conditions; creating commercial strategies for applying to bids and contracts as appropriate. * Commercial and sub-contract management lead for the business, liaising with respective responsible company managers for the contracts as required. * Experience of briefing commercial risks and mitigation strategies to senior management. * Liaise with wider business group, both in the UK and US, for commercial reporting, approvals and contributing to the development of an integrated commercial function across the organisation. Key Requirements: * Proven Commercial skills employed in a customer-facing capacity, preferably with MoD. * Comprehensive insight into MOD with experience of handling DEFCONS and other contract terms * Knowledge of current MOD-DE&S contract policy. * Ability to brief complex commercial issues to senior management together with mitigation * Practical experience of UK MOD defence contracting. * Knowledge of UK Government policies and practices. * Experience with service delivery based contracts. * Experience of dealing with the Cost Analysis Assurance Services (CAAS) of the UK MOD on non-competitive contracts. * Knowledge of Single Source Regulations * Knowledge of MOD-employed pricing mechanisms and methodology - TCIF, Fixed Price etc. * Experience in bid/capture teams. For further information and a full job spec - please apply below. Recruitment Zone acting as an employment agency in regard to this advert.