Commercial Contract Manager

The British Museum
London (Greater)
£32,627 - £36,722 per annum
09 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The British Museum is recruiting for a Commercial Manager to be responsible for commercial and financial management within the Property and Facilities Management department. This is a key role for negotiating commercial aspects of the Facilities Management contract and preparing responses to contractor claims or queries. The Commercial Manager will develop robust commercial controls to minimise risk, and identify and advise on commercial opportunities, whilst also reporting on and analysing key data. In this varied role, you will liaise with key stakeholders and seek ways to continually develop and improve processes. Educated to degree level, or equivalent, the successful candidate will be an experienced Commercial/Project Manager with strong commercial and financial acumen and a proven knowledge of budgetary control and profit & loss accounts. You will have experience of commercial management of FM contracts, preferably NEC3 Term Service Contract. As an excellent problem solver, you will possess strong influencing skills and will be able to confidently communicate with a variety of stakeholders at all levels. With the ability to prioritise and work unsupervised under pressure, you will maintain a keen eye for detail and a professional manner. About the British Museum: Founded in 1753, the British Museum’s remarkable collection spans over two million years of human history and culture. With over 6.8 million visitors in 2015, the Museum is the top visitor attraction in the UK, and its world-famous collection includes the Rosetta Stone, the Parthenon sculptures, Egyptian mummies, the Admonitions Scroll, and the Amaravati sculptures.  The Museum adheres to the HMG Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) requirements for all staff at the British Museum. The Museum is an equal opportunity employer, supports a diverse workplace and offers a competitive benefits package including: Membership of the civil service pension scheme Free entry to a wide range of museums and exhibitions Participation in private and public Museum activities, including talks by leading curators from around the world and behind-the-scenes opportunities to learn how museums care for and manage their extraordinary collections Generous annual leave allowance Interest-free season ticket loan Child care voucher scheme  Professional & personal development opportunities Employee Assistance Programme Discounts on food and gift shop purchases If you are a positive individual, passionate about the Museum and would like to know more about this exciting opportunity, please visit the website for further information and details on how to apply.  Application Deadline: 17th October 2017