Commercial Contracts Manager

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Bristol, Avon
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen for a Contracts Manager, with experience in drafting and managing Research and Development contracts, to join the In-house team of this well known and succesful business. The role would be perfect for a Contracts Manager, Contracts Officer, or Solicitor with significant experience in drafting and amending commercial contracts. The business is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, dependent on individual experience.

Operating on a national scale, my client have offices across the UK, offering travel opportunities for those who like a change of scenery. As Contracts Manager you will be responsible for researching, reviewing and negotiating contracts with research funders and providers. In addition to supporting Senior Managers with complex contractual issues you will be responsible for managing relationships with research departments across the UK.

Whilst you do not need to be a qualified solicitor, a legal background and demonstrable experience of working with research departments and functions are necessary for this role. We are looking to speak with highly professional Contracts Managers who would relish the challenge this role offers, and who can adhere to the strictest levels of confidentiality and discretion. You will be involved in delivering strategic support to the Research and Development programme, so a mature individual who is confident in their skillset is required, as you will work closely with senior management.

This Contracts Manager position offers exciting progression opportunities and real responsibility and autonomy and is based in central Bristol. If you are looking for a demanding and rewarding career move in Contract Management where you'll be at the heart of vital healthcare provision and research, then we want to hear from you. Please submit your CV for consideration if you feel this position is a good fit for your skills and experience.

Please contact Olivia Collicott, Recruitment Consultant - In House, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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