Up to £500 p/d - inside IR35
Hybrid - Mainly remote
We are seeking a Commercial Advisor for our Government client. The location is mainly remote, but candidates must be willing to visit an office as required. Site locations include London or East Kilbride.
This role is inside IR35 - Due to the service of the role it will now be based on an Umbrella solution.
- Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) qualifications (or working towards them) OR equivalent direct commercial and/or tender management experience
- Experience of delivering high value commercial / procurement projects in the public sector or a complex commercial environment
- Good commercial awareness and judgement with the ability to understand, control and mitigate risks
- Understanding of public sector procurement processes, including use of Frameworks
- Familiarity with the Public Contract Regulations 2015 (PCR 2015) or a similar statutory framework and contract law
- Lead procurement projects
- Maintain and support existing, or create new, networks with the respective programme teams
- Deliver sustainable cost savings and value-added interventions
- Provide guidance to regional procurement teams on specific projects
- Provide support on appropriate project governance including documentation, business cases and presenting cases to relevant boards
- Support the pipeline of projects and contracts using the e-Procurement platform to enable accurate and timely reporting
- Advise on supplier management for the category in question
- Excellent communication and influencing skills with the ability to engage effectively with stakeholders at all levels
- Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to take decisions based on well thought out conclusions and recommendations
- Pro-active, close attention to detail, numerate, good organisational skills with the ability to translate these skills into developing and implementing effective administrative processes for the team
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