Our client is a niche Specialist Defence Communications company based near Gatwick.
Their specialist area of expertise lies within C4IS portfolio including hearing protection, communication headsets and radio communication devices, while their ISTAR capabilities include signals intelligence and electronic warfare systems, and UAV and counter-UAV technologies.
As a Contracts Manager, reporting into the Finance Director, you will be accountable for the effective creating and management of all supplier contracts (including support-drive contracts), procurement and import / export matters.
Required knowledge, Qualifications and experience
Degree, HNC or equivalent or extensive experience in contracts management within a similar organisation
Knowledge of ITAR and import / export regulations
Recent experience of working on UK MOD Contracts
Active SC Clearance advantageous
A Security Check (SC or SC Cleared) is required for people who have substantial access to SECRET or occasional controlled access to SECRET assets and determines that their character and personal circumstances would not mean they would be a risk with such assets.
There may be occasional travel to Bristol, but this normally around 1- 2 trips every 3-4 months.
- Our client offers an Employer’s Pension Scheme to all employees. A maximum 5% employer contribution providing employee pays 5%. You may contribute more or less than this but there are upper and lower limits of contribution.
- A discretionary annual bonus is paid to all staff in April. The amount is determined by a combination of personal performance and company profit for the year.
- Employees are covered on the company private health scheme currently operated by Aviva. They can pay for family members to be added to the scheme.