Commercial Manager

Commercial Manager - WFH/Swindon - Ratec£500/day umb - Duration 3 months+
Key words / skills: Commercial Manager, Space Agency, MCIPS, BPSS, PRINCE2


Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side BEIS in order to recruit a Commercial Manager to work on an initial 3 month contract - working from home.
As a Commercial Manager your duties / responsibilities will include:
To support development of commercial and procurement strategies across a range of exciting and unique space-based initiatives such as the Commercial Spaceflight and International programmes.
To engage proactively and provide commercial advice and support to ensure major project and programme teams can adopt a truly end to end commercial lifecycle approach. This activity will include reviewing supplier and grant recipient proposals, change requests and deliverables, providing recommendations, identifying risks and issues, and negotiating excellent and innovative commercial outcomes. 
Support preparing briefs and guidance as required for a variety of internal and external audiences, including UKSA teams, non-commercial specialists, senior government officials and potential suppliers.
Support the design and delivery of market engagement and strategic supplier management activity to ensure the Agency is able to capitalise on an increasingly dynamic marketplace comprising start-ups, disruptive tech companies and international firms.
Support the Commercial Leads to deliver against Agency policy and process standards for contracting and grant competitions reflecting government commercial principles while ensuring value-for-money solutions and effectively managing risks.
To support the Commercial Leads in undertaking oversight and assurance activity in accordance with Agency governance principles. 
The post does not include any line management responsibilities.

You will be an experienced Commercial Manager.
5-10 years experience

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker or Mike Kelly
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.