Commercial Manager

  • Job Reference: 6621700BRF4
  • Date Posted: 17 May 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: £400 to £450 Per Day
  • Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 6 months initially
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Interim Commercial Manager
Reference: 6644970

Venn Group is working with a public sector organisation to recruit for an Interim Commercial Manager to lead on procurement for a variety of major and minor projects to improve service provision and efficiency. This role will be a 6 month contract based in Bristol and paying up to £450 per day ltd. umbrella, inside IR35.

Skills required:

  • Evidence of ability to overcome obstacles during procurement processes in order to achieve results
  • Innovative approach to problem solving through negotiation and stakeholder engagement
  • Significant experience of operating within OJEU legislation and guidelines
  • Ability to operate at all points in the full commissioning cycle, including contract management and purchasing
  • Strong hands on commercial capability
  • Experience of working in procurement with a public sector organisation

Day-to-day responsibilities:

  • Provide a procurement support function to an extremely large IT division
  • Carrying out autonomous procurement processes for a variety of major and minor projects
  • Working with procurement and contract management teams to achieve performance-based targets and project deadlines
  • Having responsibility for both strategic development and operational execution of procurement processes

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-moving environment with a variety of people on projects that will have significant impact on services in the local community.

To apply for this position, please contact Anders Egeland-Eriksen on 0117 930 8760 or email your updated CV to

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.