Commercial Officer (A2ZD22380)
at MOD, Scotland

Location: Scotland

Salary: Daily Rate: Up to £397.90 via umbrella

Job Type: Contract

Industry: Government

Job Title: Commercial Officer
CV Submission Deadline: Monday 30th 11am
Location: Glasgow with travel to Faslane
Duration: 6 months
Daily Rate: Up to £397.90 via umbrella
Security Clearance: SC
IR35 IN/OUT Scope: In Scope


Key Tasks and Deliverables:

Interim resource is required to deliver commercial support in response to demand from the Clyde Infrastructure Programme. The current scheduled commercial activities are outside the bandwidth of the established, permanent resourcing of the commercial team and will initially be for defined, non-permanent duration to fit the CIP schedule. I would look for this post to be for an initial 12 month period.

Role requirement:

  • Management of sourcing activities, including:

o Understanding, advice and application of EU, UK and department procurement legislation, and preferably experience of construction / capital works procurement

o Effective cross-functional team working with Project Teams / Customers and stakeholder management

o Identification, management and mitigation of procurement risks

o Understand, inform and provide assurance in business case development and approvals management

o Lead and provide oversight of appropriate advertising and supplier selection

o Lead, co-ordinate and ensure compliance of development and management of bidders packs, supplier clarification, tender evaluation, contract awards and supplier debriefs.

  • Contract management activities, including:

o Lead development and assure Contract Management Plan(s)

o Lead and control contract start up and transition to contract management

o Manage and oversee contract performance; measuring performance, identifying and managing risks, recording delivery and progress, contract reviews, managing contractual variations or amendments