Procurement & Commercial Specialist

England, Surrey
£35000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
23 Feb 2019
09 Apr 2019
Adam Venting
Specialist Area
Contracts Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Procurement & Commercial Specialist - Leading utilities Giant - £35K - £45K + Car + Share Scheme + Package - Reading/Hampshire or Surrey


Leading Utilities Major seeks experienced contracts/commercial specialist with a strong knowledge of procurement/commercial administration in the utilities or relevant regulated industries to join their growing team.

Having undergone a successful procurement transformation over the last 18 months, this world-class organisation is looking to add ambitious talent to it's highly regarded commercial function.

They're offering a fast-track progression programme with acceleration towards line-management within 12-18 months giving you the chance to develop your skillset with guarantees of development opportunities.

As Procurement & Commercial Specialist you will:

  • Join a passionate Procurement & Commercial team, working alongside key stakeholders to develop & implement critical procurement & commercial strategies on complex £multi- million projects across the utilities space
  • Work alongside the Senior Procurement & Contracts manager to deliver contract strategies by providing robust post contract commercial management in support of business objectives
  • Be accountable for regulated procurement activity across the supplier onboarding, contract negotiation and post-contract management process
  • Manage cost and budget requirements, payment & expenditure & provide commercial guidance across the stakeholder base

Key experience, traits & qualifications:

  • Degree ideal but not required, with MRICS Desriable or a quantity surveying degree (not essential)
  • Extensive commercial experience within contracts management (drafting & interpreting) on £multi-million projects
  • An understanding of the financial aspects & implications of projects
  • Knowledge of regulated procurement/sourcing activity, ideal within utilities or relevant industries

This is an excellent opportunity for a budding commercial enthusiast, keen to take their next step into an organisation offering fantastic scope & exposure in a ftse 100 firm renowned for developing commercial talent.

To apply please contact:

Keywords: Commercial, Procurement, Contracts, UCR, Utilities, Energy, NEC, Reading, Surrey, Hampshire, Kent, Sourcing, Quantity Surveying, Supplier onboarding, cost estimating, budget management