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Contract Specialist - Reading - £45K

Contract Specialist - Reading - £45K

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    Reading, Berkshire

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    £38000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits

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    Olivia Bray

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    about 1 year ago

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My client, a nuclear and defence strategy company are seeking a Contract Specialist to join their team. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and driven individual with a legal background to fast-track their career in a company where the Procurement & Supply Chain function consists of: £1Bn turnover,3rd party spent - £700Mn & 110 procurement staff.

Role: Contracts Specialist

Salary: up to £45K+extensive package

Location: Reading

You will have:

  • Contract negotiation and management experience
  • A legal background or law degree
  • Need to be able to obtain SC clearance

Key responsibilities:

  1. Draft contractual governance and assist with negotiations within the Supply Chain function by providing strong knowledge of Contract law, terms and conditions, Non-Disclosure Agreements and Parent Company Guarantees
  2. Support in producing and maintaining a library of clauses and standard contract templates ensuring compliance with mandatory flow down terms and conditions and maintaining an awareness of legal matters
  3. Support with the compliance of MOD contracts to determine the risk and compliance agenda across Supply Chain

I am conducting initial pre-screening calls on Monday 21st October. Please call me on 01483 213305 for a confidential discussion on the role, or alternatively email me at Olivia.bray@1st