Contracts Specialist

F10 Search & Selection Limited
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Contracts Specialist

Location: Hertfordshire

Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 + excellent benefits

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Contracts Specialist who will bring experience and knowledge to create and negotiate effective contracts across a varied and interesting portfolio.
If successful, you will be responsible for driving improvements in the company's indirect procurement contracting strategy and operations, working with a highly motivated and professional procurement and legal team.

As the Contracts Specialist you will be responsible for providing contractual expertise to the UK indirects team to ensure that the company has appropriate and robust contracts in place. The indirect team covers a wide range of goods and services - providing stimulating challenges particularly in the facilities / building; HR and IM domains where new contract models are emerging

Your specific accountabilities within the Contracts Specialist role will include:
*Provide contractual expertise and support for the drafting of the contracts, agreements, and amendments to the indirect team in the UK;
*Support and provide senior expertise in negotiation, claim management and the performance of contracts and orders;
*Ensure overview and coordination with peers in the other NatCOs, searching for synergies and contractual consistency between contracts across NATCOs whilst taking into account national law specificities as well as procurement categories specificities;
*Ensure and spread lessons learnt and best practices in close collaboration with the indirect procurement management team across the indirects procurement organisation; and
*Working with the management team, identify and organize training and awareness sessions to raise the capability of the indirect team.

You will be a Contracts professional with significant experience and capability in putting together complex contracts, you will possess strong negotiation skills with the ability to quickly establish credibility and you will be educated either to degree level or with an equivalent professional qualification

This is an excellent opportunity for a Contracts Specialist to make a significant impact within a globally recognised organisation. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, flexible working, a comprehensive pension scheme, fantastic site facilities, bonus schemes, and superb learning and development opportunities.