Corporate Contract Assistant Manager

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Rail Jobs and Transportation

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £33850 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Job Title: Corporate Contract Assistant Manager

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Birmingham

Salary: £30,000-£33850 per annum plus benefits


As a Corporate Contract Assistant Manager, you will assist the contracts management team providing contract administration management support across the contracts portfolio.

The client has a growing portfolio of contracts, including both standard government forms and NEC3 contracts mostly utilised by professional services. The NEC3 form of contract embodies a strong procedural approach to support collaboration, discipline and control and the client must comply with statutory requirements along with relevant government policies to deliver value for money.

About the role:

  • Supports the Senior and Contracts Managers in administration of all contracts within the portfolio
  • Assists in the drafting of change instructions on the contracts
  • Supports the progress of change requests through the company's governance structure and in association with other functions
  • Takes a pro-active role in supporting mitigation measure initiatives captured on the respective contract risk registers and ensuring the early warning process is completed
  • Liaises with stakeholders with respect to contract matters such as spend and performance reporting
  • Contribute to the development of Key Performance Indicators during the procurement phase
  • Contributes to the administration of contracts
  • Works to achieve value for money at each stage.


About You:

  • Knowledge of contract administration of contracts using various other forms of contract
  • Analytical, commercial and negotiating skills
  • Written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to review contracts and apply value for money processes
  • Basic knowledge of different forms of contract and risk allocation
  • Basic understanding of planning and delivering major projects.