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Commercial Specialist

Employer
Babcock
Location
Bristol
Salary
+ Benefits
Closing date
1 May 2024

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Sector
Purchasing
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time

Job Details

Job Title: Commercial Specialist
Location: Bristol + Hybrid Working Arrangement
Compensation: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF55675

At Cavendish Nuclear we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Commercial Specialist at our Bristol site.

This is a brilliant opportunity to work as part of the MEH Alliance on the prestigious Hinkley Point C Nuclear project. The alliance work across the project to integrate and coordinate the delivery of all main MEH, cabling and associated support services. This innovative approach will help different contractors work as a single entity to deliver the complex installation of cabling and pipework in the power station's 2,500 rooms.

The Role
As a Commercial Specialist, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You will have the opportunity to work on a key national project, Sizewell C power station, by supporting the MEH Alliance during its formation and delivery.

Day to day, you'll be reporting to the Commercial lead, whilst being responsible for providing commercial support to the Alliance:

  • Management of commercial and contractual aspects with the Client.
  • Ensuring compliance within internal corporate governance and approvals.
  • Managing self-performed aspects of the scope.

This role is a full time position, contracted at 37 hours a week will be based at our Bristol site, in a hybrid working arrangement.

Essential Experience of the Commercial Specialist

  • Proven track record of assisting with the delivery of robust commercial management on contracts and bids.
  • Commercial management of large-scale projects.
  • Experience in providing commercial specialist input into bids and contracts.
  • Demonstratable evidence of developing and sustaining positive working relationships, including the ability to negotiate commercial terms.
  • Working knowledge of NEC contracts is highly desirable.

Qualifications for the Commercial Specialist

  • A relevant commercial qualification (e.g. World Commerce and Contracting etc.) is desirable but not essential and support to obtain accreditation is available.

The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance for this role.

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Contributory Pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Cavendish Nuclear
As a leader within the UK nuclear industry, Cavendish Nuclear, part of Babcock International Group, provides a comprehensive range of critical nuclear solutions in clean energy, defence and civil new build and decommissioning projects. Together, we're innovating to make nuclear safer, faster and cost-effective across the nuclear energy life cycle. Your career with us could take you anywhere within Babcock International Group - from Canada, the USA to Japan. Work with us to create a safe and secure world, together.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

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Be Part of Something Big.

From supporting national defence to saving lives and protecting communities, Babcock provides critical, complex engineering services in the UK and internationally.

Babcock delivers vital services and manages complex assets on behalf of their customers across three key markets; defence, emergency services and civil nuclear. You could be part of this, leveraging their technology, expertise, infrastructure and assets to ensure delivery for their customers, for whom failure is not an option.

Career Opportunities at Babcock

Working for Babcock will give you the opportunity to develop your career, with fantastic prospects for promotion, along with the ability to learn transferrable skills and earn nationally recognised qualifications.

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