Contracts Manager required for our Worcester based client on a 6 month initial contract + extensions.
You will manage the commercial and contractual relationship of the defined portfolio of service delivery contracts with external suppliers, in collaboration with the appointed operational lead(s). You will ensure that contractual risks and issues, operational and financial performance, and overall contractual compliance are monitored and reported on effectively. You will provide support and advice to inte5rnal colleagues in relation to procurement/ legal teams. Principally, this temporary position will work with colleagues on a number of new contract requirements, assisting with identifying contract requirements, drafting specifications and KPIs, and working with procurement colleagues to achieve contract awards.
The successful candidate will have a strong proficiency in Maths and English Language, with at least 3 years experience of working within a contract management or related environment in a large complex organisation. You will also be expected to have an advanced understanding of contract management principals and relevant legislation, with an in depth knowledge and demonstrable experience of negotiating with suppliers, customer engagement techniques and performance management of suppliers. Ability to travel extensively throughout the UK is also essential, but principally within England and Wales, including the possibility of overnight stays if required.
Please apply if you meet the above criteria.
Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.