Commercial Officer

  • Location
  • United Kingdom
  • Job type
  • Contract
  • Salary
  • £464/day Umb WFH
  • Job ref
  • JO11499

Commercial Officer - WFH / Porton Down - 8months Duration - Rate £464/day unbrella.
Key Words / Skills: Commercial, MCIPS, SC Cleared, Security Cleared, MOD, Defence.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side the MOD to recruit a Commercial Officer to work on an 8 month contract, WFH and 1 day a week at Porton Down.
As a Commercial Officer your role will involve:

As a Commercial Officer your main responsibilities would be:
Providing active support to a small commercial team charged with placing a series of contracts in support of a programme of work comprising interlinked requirements.
Supporting as a minimum: development of commercial strategies, contract placing timetables, advertisement preparation, invitations to tender/negotiate, contract management plans, evaluation strategies, supporting evaluation of tenders, planning negotiation strategies and provision of contract award actions.
Liaison with internal stakeholders and tenderers as needed during contracting processes.
Experience of public procurement from within the public sector.
Identifying the most suitable commercial approach to the circumstance, including assessing the potential trade-offs and the level of risk mitigation required to achieve the best commercial outcome.
Taking ownership of decisions at tender evaluation stage and applying commercial expertise and judgement accordingly.

• SC Clearance
• Public sector procurement experience
• Experience working on multiple procurements simultaneously
• Full Procurement lifecycle experience
• Supplier Management
• Contract Management
• Tendering
• Project Close out

• Experience of working in Ministry of Defence.

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.