Commercial Analyst

Blargoans Ltd have a 12 month contract (maternity) opportunity for a Commercial Analyst to work within our Client's commercial team in Caithness.

Job Description
The Job Holder will be responsible for the procurement of goods and services that provide the best overall value for money while meeting legal, company requirements

The Job Holder will:
Executing the commercial, procurement and supply chain strategies
Support the Project teams through the procurement of goods and services for low value/risk requirements
Support the Project teams through the sanctioning and validation process
Support the preparation of contract strategies
Support the delivery of low value/risk contracts in support of project deliverables including variations, complaints, claims and disputes that arise with the supply chain
Support the selection and award process of suitably qualified and experienced contractors in line with the EU Procurement Directives, stakeholders and our client procedures
Ensure the client conducts its commercial activities taking account of NDA policies on supply chain development, socio economic impact and collaborative procurement
Produce high quality reporting and control metrics for all commercial activities
Input procurement information in the appropriate databases
Perform the responsibilities of Management Appointments relevant to the post

Desirable Qualifications & Experience
HNC in Science/Engineering/Business or equivalent qualification plus experience
Ability to organise and prioritise own work
Excellent IT skills with a working knowledge of databases and associated software packages
Ability to work under pressure and deliver to deadlines whilst maintaining quality of output
Good oral & written communication skills
A team player with the ability to work on own initiative and with minimal supervision
Ability to routinely interact effectively with staff at various levels across the organisation as well as external customers
Confidentiality and discretion is essential

Terms and Conditions
Basic Annual Income - 29,449, overtime rates apply as standard.
37.9 hours per week, Monday to Friday
12 Month Contract

Closing date for CV applications will be on Monday 15 October 2018 at 12 noon.
To apply email CV and covering letter to
For further information please contact: Caroline Hay - 01847 851200 with reference BL17037

Blargoans Limited operates as an employment business for temporary/contract recruitment and an employment agency for permanent recruitment for technical and professional roles to the Engineering, Office & Commercial Industries.