Commercial Manager

Location: Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Pension, OT, Bonus
Reference: 4048
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Permanent: Commercial Manager

Location: Chepstow

Hours of work: 8.00am -5.00 pm Mon -Fri

Salary: £35 -£40,000 (dependant on experience)

Job Purpose:

The Commercial/Purchasing Team are positioned at Group Level to oversee all commercial and purchasing activities across all sites and operations. The purpose of this position is to manage and assist in all areas and activities relating to commercial investigations in support of customers and internal processes with suppliers and other stakeholders. The position operates within the Commercial team covering any cost-based enquiries, sourcing, tendering of work and cost saving activities.

Duties:

  • Support the Commercial/Purchasing function in completion of a range of project-based activities to progress any given number of activities.
  • Managing and assisting in key projects designated by Group Management/Commercial Director within the Company. Typical projects/activities will cover:
  • Cost enquiries with suppliers, working with suppliers/internal personnel to investigate and achieve cost savings through implementing strategic change.
  • Liaising with multiple stakeholders internally and externally to improve financial efficiencies across various business disciplines and departments.
  • Working with the Purchasing Team to review costs and evaluate opportunities for cost savings.
  • Coordinating a variety of tasks Company-wide to implement changes directed by the Commercial Director.
  • The postholder will be responsible for working across a number of tasks at any given time which may cover a variety of fields i.e. supplier open issues, legal enquiries, cost analysis, facility projects. The candidate will need to be able to coordinate a range of open projects any given time, progressing each toward the required end goals.
  • The position will also require information gathering against a variety of projects to be reported back to the wider business, covering project updates, cost target savings, supplier monitoring and performance, as well as other aspects.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Previous experience of working within a commercial setting i.e. purchasing/business management.
  • Previous experience of multi-disciplinary working/cross-functional teams.
  • Confident user of MS Office suite particularly Excel.
  • Determined character for handling commercial-related enquiries in person/over phone.
  • Professional attitude, can ‘keep calm’ and take a measured approach when facing challenging situations.
  • Able to work independently on carrying out tasks following training and be self-motivated.
  • Able to operate at a consistent pace and manage timely situations under pressure.

Closing date is 30th April 2022

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client.

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Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future