Contract Manager

Recruiter
Right Time Recruitment Limited
Location
Birmingham
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

An excellent opportunity to work for one of a leading global organisation, based in Birmingham.

Under general supervision, the Contract Manager is responsible for the sourcing process of their assigned portfolio, including market research, bid preparation, RFI/RFP, contract negotiations, and contract launch. Should a strategy require development, the contract manager will develop with the guidance of their manager.

Communicate effectively and efficiently with internal resources:

· Communicate negotiation status and results to internal groups. Audiences include but are not limited to: clinical operations or board leads, legal, account management, and global sourcing.

· Facilitate conversations with functional team during project kick-off to gather feedback, opinions, and alignment of resource needs to meet contracting initiative timelines. Functional team includes financial analysts, board leads, team lead, legal, communications, etc.

· Communicate bid process, negotiation status, agreement on terms, financial proposal concerns and other matters with supplier.

Collaboration required with functional team throughout sourcing process:

·with legal staff on development and finalisation of contract

·with financial analysts on assessing supplier proposals

·with board leads on meeting with advisory boards

·with contract analysts on product/price loading of awarded agreements

·with portfolio specialists and communications on contract launch/implementation

·with account management in their member-facing duties related to the portfolio