Job Posted: 20 Mar 2017

      Commercial Officer - £330 per day - Andover - 4 Months

      Up to £330 per day| Andover| Contract/Interim

      My client requires a Commercial Officer whom holds Security Clearance or is suitable to undergo Security Clearance for an initial 4 month contract.

      Key tasks and deliverables

      • Demonstrate a personal commitment to the DIO Guiding principles
      • Support the team in delivering departmental goals
      • Create strong working relationships within own team as well as other parts of the Commercial function across DIO and beyond across MOD
      • Support a proactive working environment and be flexible in the approach to tasking
      • Comply with all mandatory requirements e.g. H&S training etc.
      • Manage commercial activity within the level of own Commercial delegation / Licence.
      • Input to Procurement Strategies as required
      • Input to Commercial Strategy and associated contracting strategy as required
      • Compile and issue tenders when required
      • Place contracts
      • Amend and manage contracts and contract changes
      • Offer commercial advice and guidance as required
      • Ensure commercial arrangements represent best value for money
      • Comply with regulations and policy affecting procurement and adopt commercial best practice
      • Use commercial enabling arrangements whenever possible as the default
      • Exploit use of commercial enablers and associated MIS where possible
      • Undertake supplier management
      • Maintain auditable records of commercial activities
      • Assure own commercial activity
      • Contribute to Commercial Assurance Plans
      • Input to self assurance returns for own area
      • Ensure complete and accurate contract data
      • Collaborate with members of the Acqusition team including project, technical, finance and specialist staff, to deliver Customer requirements
      • Undertake efffective Stakeholder engagements within teams, across DIO and Industry
      • Engage Stakeholders on planning and aspects of commercial activity
      • Engage Stakeholders as appropriate in the Approvlas process
      • Identify ways to imporve commercial processes and ways and working to increase efficiency
      • Take an active role in all aspects of Commercial ommunications
      • Make full use of the e-procurement tools -including P2P, ASPECT and Reverse Auctions where appropriate
      • Understand the importance of accurate MI and the role of DEFFORMs in capturing key contracts information
      • Manage resources to secure best value for money and best use of resource
      • Support the development of robust Business Cases to support value for money
      • Provide accurate and timely inputs to returns as required Manage commercial activity within the level of own Commercial delegation / Licence.
      • Input to Procurement Strategies as required
      • Input to Commercial Strategy and associated contracting strategy as required

      Experiance

      MCIPS (or working towards)

       

      Please note that my client has determined that the off-payroll working rules will apply to this assignment and the worker will need to use the services of an Umbrella company to deduct national insurance contributions and income tax.