Cobham Mission Systems in Wimborne
have an exciting opportunity for a Contracts Manager.
key purpose of the Contract Manager is to be an integral business partner to
the business unit to support revenue growth and to provide win/win solutions
through innovation and commercial excellence.
role is based in Wimborne, Dorset.
Manager, your skills and qualifications
will ideally include:
Degree or equivalent experience in law/business
Broad contract law knowledge
Experience of managing and advising on commercial and business
Combines experience, intuition and strategic thinking to make
considered judgements about the overall impact on the business and people,
including potential threats
International commercial awareness highly desirable
Experience in a defence contracting environment would be an
UK MoD & US DoD contracts knowledge would be an advantage
As a Contracts Manager, your main
responsibilities will involve:
Support to business win process through arranging quotations and
support negotiation of contracts & agreements within area of responsibility
Identify commercial risks and mitigations
Compliance with Contract Policy
Implementation of Group policies & procedures which relate to
Commercial, Contracts & Legal function
Contract review, acceptance & order acknowledgement
Contract administration & Point of Contact for customer
Support the creation of flow down terms & conditions for
Operations & Supplier Management
Develop relationships with internal and external customers
Management of customer contractual claims
Create contract summaries for management
Preparation of inputs and support to Tender Vets and Life Cycle
Advise on bid approval escalations to BU/Sector/EDC & Board as
Manage the engagement of intermediaries in compliance with the
Distributor/ Reseller Engagement Policy and Advisor Engagement Policy
Conduct periodic Health Checks on intermediaries
Co-operate with management to meet the employer’s legal duties and
take reasonable care of their own health and safety and that of others who may
be affected by their acts or omissions
Cobham Mission Systems
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The most capable critical control solutions for extreme environments.
As the world’s leading supplier of critical control solutions, we
help our customers to increase the safety and mission capabilities of their
personnel and equipment in extreme environments.
Our proven and trusted solutions in air-to-air refuelling, life
support, weapons carriage and unmanned systems, deliver assured performance and
class-leading through-life costs that enable our customers to bring complex
projects to market quickly, and with minimal risk.
Cobham is a leading global technology and services innovator,
respected for providing solutions to the greatest challenges, from deep space
to the depths of the ocean.
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