Commercial Officer (ALY930228)
at MOD, South East

Location: South East

Salary: Daily Rate: Up to £418.30 via Umbrella

Job Type: Contract

Industry: Government

Job Title: Commercial Officer
CV Submission Deadline: 11th March 2019 @ 15.00
Business Unit: MOD//MOD Core//Defence Infrastructure Organisation//DIO EOM Management Group//EOM Head Office

Location: EAST – RAF Wyton

Duration: ASAP to 28/03/2020

Daily Rate: Up to £418.30 via Umbrella

Security Clearance: SC – Security Check

IR35 IN/Out Scope: In Scope


Key Tasks and Deliverables:

Support a proactive working environment and be flexible in the approach to tasking

  • Manage commercial activity within the level of own Commercial delegation / Licence.
  • Compile and issue tenders when required
  • Place contracts
  • Amend and manage contracts and contract changes
  • Offer commercial advice and guidance as required
  • Ensure commercial arrangements represent best value for money
  • Comply with regulations and policy affecting procurement and adopt commercial best practice
  • Use commercial enabling arrangements whenever possible as the default
  • Exploit use of commercial enablers and associated MIS where possible
  • Undertake supplier management
  • Maintain auditable records of commercial activities
  • Assure own commercial activity
  • Contribute to Commercial Assurance Plans
  • Input to self assurance returns for own area
  • Ensure complete and accurate contract data
  • Collaborate with members of the Acquisition team including project, technical, finance and specialist staff, to deliver Customer requirements
  • Undertake effective Stakeholder engagements within teams, across DIO and Industry
  • Engage Stakeholders on planning and aspects of commercial activity
  • Engage Stakeholders as appropriate in the Approvals process
  • Manage resources to secure best value for money and best use of resource
  • Support the development of robust Business Cases to support value for money
  • Provide accurate and timely inputs to returns as required

Leadership and management, delivery of a wide and varied portfolio of contracts, commercial, scrutiny and assurance, stakeholder engagement, business improvement, management of resources.