Contracts Manager/Senior - West Midlands (M/F)

  • Company : Jonathan Lee Recruitment
  • Localisation : Coventry, West Midlands - UK (Region undefined)
  • Position : Contracts Manager/Senior - West Midlands
  • Type of Contract : Permanent contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-08-03

Job Description


A Contracts Manager/Senior is required to join a company within a market leading Innovative Aerospace Technology Company. The Contracts Manager/Senior will report directly to the Manager for Contracts. The Contracts Manager/Senior will administer contract management functions and duties for accounts and contracts, some more complex than others. The Contracts Manager/Senior will serve as primary liaison with customer relative to purchase orders and/or contract issues, The Contracts Manager/Senior will work with customer orders, monitor performance from inception to closeout and communicate internally with various departments regarding purchase orders and/or contract issues.

Contracts Manager/Senior - Key Responsibilities

  • Be the primary liaison for the assigned customer accounts.
  • Perform purchase order requirements and contractual obligations.
  • Required to learn SAP and develop a good understanding.
  • Contract Management of Policies and Procedures.
  • Process Sales Orders - order entry, export license, changes, expedites, and cancellations
  • Complete status reports as required.
  • Troubleshoot customer problems and provide credit collection assistance.
  • Communicate internally with various levels of Management and departments.
  • Inform relevant departments regarding purchase orders and/or contract issues.
  • Perform under close supervision to develop and maintain excellent customer service.
  • Perform Customer Negotiations.
  • Obtain authorisation letters in accordance with sales policies.
  • Back-up assistance for co-workers, training new employees.
  • Travel to visit customer sites as required.

Technical Skills/Experience Required for Contracts Manager or Senior

  • GCSE - 5 passes, including Maths and English.
  • A Level with three (3) passes, or the equivalent is preferred.
  • Organisational skills and problem solving techniques are a necessity.
  • Computer skills are required; knowledge of Word and Excel is extremely beneficial.
  • A minimum of 3- 5 years' experience in admin of contracts/PO, or a related field.
  • A general understanding of the Manufacturing Industry is required.


**Security Clearance will be required for this role and therefore only applications from candidates able to obtain this will be considered**

This is a role that will Manage Contracts not People


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