Contracts Manager

Recruiter
Optima UK Inc Ltd
Location
Birmingham, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Jun 2019
Closes
18 Jun 2019
Ref
1152904033
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Contracts Manager

Birmingham

Salary up to £40k DOE

Optima Professional Services are recruiting for an experienced, proactive, highly self-motivated Contracts Manager to join a Birmingham based innovative fast paced organisation.

You'll ensure the business is compliant and commercially viable to all business activities. Ensuring that contracts with clients, partners and sub-contractors in all (national and international) are fit for purpose and mitigate risk to the business.

In this role you will:
  • Lead the establishment/operation of a centralised compliance function
  • Manage all contract agreements; ensuring legal compliance and commercial viability.
  • Advise the Board and/or Business Unit Directors on necessary changes
  • Support business/project managers to mitigate compliance risks on all contracts
  • Review client contracts and assess financial/non-financial implications
  • Maintain a contract/compliance risk register
  • Develop, implement, review/update compliance processes, policies, procedures and registers
  • Keep abreast of relevant legislative changes in key market areas/regions to ensure compliance

The Candidate

For this role you will need to possess:
  • Contract management knowledge - commercial drivers for better value contractual arrangements.
  • Ability to analyse/manage contract management information/performance and support commercial decision-making
  • Demonstrable experience of building business relationships with key internal stakeholders
  • Degree/HND or equivalent
  • Excellent IT skills.
  • Ability to work clearly and accurately under pressure and tight timescales.
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent communication, organisation and team working skills.
  • Commercially minded with the ability to challenge the status quo

Desirable - Knowledge of cost modelling tools, techniques and principles

Holidays 25 + Bank Holidays plus option to buy more

Annual Bonus Scheme

Monday - Friday 37 Hours

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