Supply Chain Commercial Manager

  • Location

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £33.62 per hour

  • Contact:

    Morson Rosyth

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Job Description:

The Commercial Manager will provide professional guidance and advice to contract managers alongside a hands-on approach leading on Commercial best practices.


The key responsibilities of role are to:

  1. i) Draft sub-contract terms and conditions of contract for on-site support activities. The sub-contract must include customer (UK MoD) flow down requirements and all SHE requirements.

  1. ii) Contribute to the re-design of the sub-contract pack for high and medium complexity systems.

iii) Provide negotiation support to the specific supply chain lead for procurable packages on the sub-contract terms and conditions of contract.

  1. iv) Provide general commercial advice on not only terms and conditions of contract, but also on wider commercial aspects such as payment plans/profiles, variation of price and foreign exchange.

  1. v) Carry out detailed review of Sub-contract documents and change orders prior to issue

The Individual

The candidate shall have considerable experience in drafting, negotiating and managing supplier contracts particularly the terms and conditions of contract. Detailed knowledge of UK Ministry of Defence terms and conditions is highly desirable, maritime, defence or aerospace sector experience is also desirable. They will also have to be able to work co-operatively within a small team and be able to interact with senior stakeholders across all the functions of the business. The successful candidate is likely to be degree qualified in a business or legal discipline, ideally with MCIPS and/or IACCM qualifications.

To apply for this position, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK and either possess or be able to obtain UK MOD Security Clearance to SC Level.