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Assistant Commercial Manager

Leeds, Yorkshire
£41,000 to £45,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
As the Commercial Assistant Manager you will oversee relationships with external suppliers, have strong analytical and attention to detail, especially with respect to procurement process, legal documents, internal risk management requirements, and contractual and Service Level Agreement obligations is essential. Client Details A global network providing audit, tax and advisory services, with an industry focus. Description Manage supplier relationships and represent the firm well Contracting and on boarding new companies Work at pace to tight client deadlines As required, guide and advise junior colleagues and manage tasks to completion Support sourcing activity during RFP processes including: Internal Quality and Risk Management checks on potential new suppliers Work with Commercial Manager to resolve any issues or concerns related to Suppliers Support supplier on-boarding activities and ongoing supplier compliance requirements Support the release of new service offerings, such as: Working with Commercial Managers and Delivery Leads to assist in the generation and tracking of supplier work orders for new service requirements. Uploading work order details into the PO system Identifying and maintaining a detailed log of Intellectual Property Providing timely and accurate Management Information: Liaising with MI team to collate supplier MI. Analysis of supplier MI to inform supplier performance management activities Managing supplier areas on our collaboration tool to enable access to MI and trainer materials Profile Demonstrable commercial acumen, with a basic knowledge of contract management Able to manage risk in a complex environment Ability to coach, mentor, advise and instruct junior colleagues Able to analyse data and draw out key messages Extensive knowledge of working with suppliers Organises and schedules workload effectively Seeks to improve service delivery on an ongoing basis Develops a breadth of technical, transferable and core skills Able to interpret and apply commercial process consistently Able to challenge assumptions and validate information within due process Willing to build a deep understanding of the business area and show a personal commitment to meeting business needs Willing and able to respond positively to demand and stretching tasks; bouncing back from any setbacks Excellent verbal and written communication skills Stakeholder management and relationship-building skills; builds and develops positive constructive relationships across client teams Demonstrates that they actively engage with others in order to address views and concerns. Demonstrate curiosity and suggest new ideas, approaches and perspectives. Ability to problem solve and convey information to client members outside the commercial team Anticipates when others need support and offers help Job Offer Hybrid working - 2 days within office Salary of up to £45k DOE
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  • Job Reference: 704909052-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Michael Page
    Michael Page
  • Location: Leeds, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £41,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Contract