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Subcontracts Officer - Cheltenham

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Recruiter: Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Listed on: 27th March
Location: Cheltenham
Type: Permanent
Subcontracts Officer - Cheltenham
My client is a leader in the vital Security and Defence programmes in Cheltenham and are looking for a Subcontracts Officer to work with the Subcontract Manager and protect the commercial interests of the Company's business in the management of all current and future partner and subcontractor engagements.
  • Work with the project managers and other business stakeholders to identify suitable suppliers for procured items and services, including identifying suitable alternative sources of supply where required
  • Carry out supplier assessment and evaluation to facilitate inclusion onto the Approved Suppliers List
  • Work with the bid team to support customer engagement opportunities in a timely fashion.
  • Evaluate supplier proposals providing a commercially sound and considered supply chain recommendation which offers best value.
  • Establish trading and pricing agreements
  • Contribute to the development and promotion of positive and mutually-beneficial relationships with suppliers and sub-contractors
  • Monitor supplier performance
Required skill;
  • Exposed to a good level in supply chain, subcontract or contracts
  • Evidenced building supplier relationships
  • Process development exposure
  • Face-to-face presentation delivery
  • Defence and Security or Aerospace sector exposure in a multi-project/programme environment
  • Buying/Purchase Order/subcontract exposure - CIPS qualified
  • Good awareness of contract law and standard terms
  • Export/import control including knowledge of ITAR
  • Exposure of contracts, terms and conditions used by UK MOD/UK government
Due to the nature of the end client you will need to obtain a SC clearance but can start with basic level clearance (BPSS)

Contact Name:
Reference: TJ/848/729161
Job ID: 2814207

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