Senior Commercial Manager (A2ZD16095)
at MOD, Scotland

Location: Scotland

Salary: Daily Rate: Up to £487.03 via Umbrella

Job Type: Contract

Industry: Government

Job Title: Senior Commercial Manager
CV Submission Deadline: Monday 5 Aug @ 12.00
Location: Kentigern House, Glasgow
Duration: 6 months
Daily Rate: Up to £487.03 via Umbrella
Security Clearance: SC ideally active but can accept candidates willing to undergo
IR35 IN/OUT Scope: In Scope


Key Tasks and Deliverables:

Postholder will provide the commercial lead across all of the OPC programmed activities including finalisation of Invitation to Negotiate (ITN) documentation in conjunction with internal project team and relevant SME support including Willis (Insurance) and Mills & Reeve (Legal). Attendance at project meetings, workshops as required and to provide advice/support to commercial team colleagues when necessary to support concurrent commercial activities across the OPC programme. The C1 postholder will be expected to attend overseas project specific site visits as well as participating in the commercial/price evaluation process for each project.

Interim resource is required to deliver the required commercial support associated with the latest agreed OPC programme;

Key outputs will include management of the Gibraltar Invitation to Negotiate (ITN) process including finalisation of ITN documentation, Attendance at bidder’s site visits/engagement events and tender evaluation. The individual will also be required to support concurrent commercial activities associate with the remaining procurements in South Atlantic islands, Cyprus and Germany.

Role requirement:

  • Management of sourcing activities, including:

-Understanding, advice and application of EU, UK and department procurement legislation.

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

-Identification, management and mitigation of procurement risks

-Lead and provide oversight of appropriate advertising and supplier selection

-Lead, co-ordinate and ensure compliance of development and management of bidder packs, supplier clarification and tender evaluation