Commercial Manager or Commercial Senior Officer

Ref No. BHN536290
Salary £250 - £500/day
Location London, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (12 Months)
Job Status Open
IR35 Status Inside


Government law enforcement client is recriiting for a Commercial Manager or Commercial Senior Officer


Commercial Manager or Commercial Senior Officer

The Job

Government law enforcement client is recriiting for a Commercial Manager or Commercial Senior Officer for 6-12 months initially, office locations are Warrington or London with the potential for hybrid/remote where required.

Security clearance / vetting will be required for this position

Working as part of the Commercial Professional Services team as a Commercial Manager, the candidate will lead on a number of deliverables at strategic and functional level across the Professional Services and Communications category areas.

Youwill support the function across the procurement lifecycle, including but not limited to:

  • Deliver key procurement activity for a number of high value procurements
  • Identify and resolve contract/supplier risk
  • Existing supplier management
  • Embed Commercial reporting and compliance


  • An understanding of public procurement regulations.
  • Ability to develop high quality commercial/ procurement strategies for complex business requirements.
  • Track record in the delivery of cost savings, service improvements and changing and improving processes that maximises commercial outcomes.
  • Experience of managing strategic contracts/suppliers in a category management environment and contract drafting, negotiating and influencing skills.
  • A proven procurement background of successful delivery in a complex and changing environment, preferably in the public sector
  • Excellent hands on knowledge of Procurement legislation and wider compliance controls such as the Cabinet Office
  • An understanding and IR35 legislation and the application of such for public sector.
  • Excellent organisational and analytical skills.
  • Experience of effectively working as part of a team.
  • Proven experience of tendering activity (G-Cloud/DOS/CCS consultancy/comms Frameworks).
  • Proficient with tools such as Word, Excel and MS project.
  • Proficient in usage of E-procurement systems including Bravo/Award.


MCIPS (Membership of Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply) qualified, at a minimum Level 5.


Qualification or recognised accreditation in Project management (i.e. Prince 2 /MSP).

The role would not be an immediate start due to the security vetting procedure so may work in your favour if you are not yet immediately available


Related jobs


Related articles

Back to top