Commercial Assistant

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    Luton, Bedfordshire

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    Hannah Pepper

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    over 1 year ago

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Commercial Assistant

A global leader within the aerospace and defence industry is looking to recruit a Commercial Assistant to support bids and projects with customer engagement and contracts management.

Key Accountabilities -

+ Process Customer orders through SAP business management system

+ Assist in the preparation and submission of letters of offer

+ Assist in the preparation of the Commercial Proposal

+ Working with the Legal Department and the Project teams, prepare, draft and assist with negotiation of Customer terms and conditions of contract and other non-standard agreements

+ Support the commercial bid approval process in accordance with the company's procedures

+ Assist the team with working closely with the Procurement and Finance functions to ensure key Customer Terms and Conditions are flowed down into supplier terms and conditions.

+ Support Project meetings as required Identify areas for personal development to enhance capabilities that add value to the business

+ Develop a strong customer relationship that enables opportunities for follow on orders and additional work

+ Help identify key commercial risks and bring them to the attention of the IPT

Skills and knowledge required -

+ A team player Provide assistance to commercial team as required

+ A self-starter and a starter finisher

+ Ability to work unsupervised at times and sometimes with virtual project teams

+ Relationship building skills with cross-functional colleagues, customers and suppliers