Commercial Manager

£60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
21 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Commercial Manager
Salary: - £60,000-65,000 pa
Based in South/East Hertfordshire
Permanent, Hours 8:00am - 17:00pm

We are recruiting for a Commercial Manager to support with the operations, contract management and procurement on behalf of our prestigious client based in Hertfordshire.

This role will involve the following the following principles;

Procurement - Stream lining processes, liaising with suppliers, detailing specifications to suppliers, using management information systems in a smart fashion, negotiating price, setting up pricing policies, ensuring contracts are adhered to, ensuring best practise is carried out, analysing supplier base and ensuring that market competitiveness is maintained.

Legal - Prepare and manage contracts, review contracts and control risk

Tenders and Estimates - Evaluate sales opportunities in terms of costs, specifications and other project requirements which include, materials, labouring, delivery, labour. Manage and prepare financial proposals and estimations, prices and terms.

Analysis and Reporting - Support with identifying cost saving opportunities for the business, provide insightful management information, internal financial timescales, input into the monthly evaluation of work in progress for the Finance Department, provide analysis on the market and manufacturing efficiency's and support with business financing and forecasting activities.

Business Strategy - Develop and maintain an understanding of the business and it's drivers, communicate the plan to wider business and ensure control procedures are adhered to.

To be successful in this position the ideal candidate will be;
- Have commercial understanding and knowledge
- Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
- Background in commercial management or within a commercial team
- Manufacturing industry knowledge preferable but not essential
- Good IT understanding and ability

For more information on this role please contact Grace Blythe at Tate on 01707 320255 or email

Tate is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.