Contract Manager (A2ZD17654)
at MOD, Scotland

Location: Scotland

Salary: Daily Rate: Up to £500.00 via Umbrella

Job Type: Contract

Industry: Government

Job Title: Contract Manager
CV Submission Deadline: Friday 13th Sept @ 12.00
Location: Glasgow
Duration: Until 04/01/2020
Daily Rate: Up to £500.00 via Umbrella
Security Clearance: SC
IR35 IN/OUT Scope: IN Scope


Key Tasks and Deliverables:

Supporting DIO teams to create innovative procurement and commercial strategies that will deliver value for money on Infrastructure programmes and projects.

  • Building trusted relationships with new and incumbent suppliers such that a “trust with consequences” approach to contract management can be operated.
  • Monitoring and managing performance of suppliers against contract performance indicators.
  • Supporting implementation of contract transition and mobilisation activities
  • Shaping and leading commercial negotiations with both new and incumbent suppliers through to a pre-defined acceptable conclusion.
  • Giving strategic advice and support to contracts in procurement, contract exits and during contract reviews.
  • Resolving high-value commercial and legal disputes with suppliers.
  • Development of current and future commercial resource, including self, into an agile and appropriately skilled workforce.
  • Identifying and delivering improvements to existing contractual arrangements and informing on lessons learnt for new procurements
  • Planning work around a published Forward Work Plan, alongside allocated funding and resource

Designing, shaping and agreeing commercial strategies from a lead role in a complex organisation. Negotiation skills, leadership, strong capabilities in building trusted relationships.