Contracts Lead

Job Title: Contracts Lead
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Industry: energy
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
REF: BBBH18526_1526552254
Contact Name: Anna Dunne
Job Published: 9 days ago

Job Description

Role Responsibilities

  • Lead and manage the commercial contracts team
  • Promote and drive of company best practice processes in line with reporting requirements and company standards
  • Provide clear and concise communication of the obligations and liabilities associate with commercial contracts to the business
  • Ensure that income is maximised, costs are minimised and potential issues are proactively managed
  • Liaise closely with internal stakeholders regarding contract status, co-ordinating the acceptance of contract terms
  • Conduct contract negotiations with third parties
  • Oversee and where necessary provide input for effective contract management operations
  • Participate in the annual audit

Critical Skills/Leadership Criteria

  • Previous management experience preferred, including demonstrating the ability to achieve quantifiable results in contract negotiations, administration and management
  • Proven experience in a commercial environment (ideally Commodities), working with complex contractual, financial and legal constructs
  • Sound understanding of risk analysis/management
  • Evident business acumen with an ability to analyse complex data and documentation with accuracy
  • Robust skills in Microsoft office software, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint