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Supply Chain Specialist

  • Job reference: 927412
  • Location: London
  • Salary: GBP35000 - GBP45000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Supply Chain Coordinators, Supply Chain and Procurement
  • Date posted: 11/11/2020

Role: Supply Chain Specialist

Location: London

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000

This role is working for an international engineering company supporting the Nuclear development Hinkley Point C. The Supply Chain Specialist is commercially responsible, on any contract assigned to them, for all pre and post contract commercial issues relating to a contract on the project

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Providing support to the procurement process during the Procurement phase.
  • Providing commercial support of contracts during the execution phase.
  • Providing commercial support for the delivery of contract final account agreements.
  • Responsible for the delivery of the contract in accordance with governance requirements to meet Project and business objectives.
  • Professional development of self.

Essential Criteria:

  • Able to demonstrate a track record of administering successful contracts.
  • Effective commercial / contract management skills are essential, with clear knowledge of best practice contract methodologies.
  • Good commercial skills and ability to make sound decisions on matters of financial value.
  • Understanding of contract performance measurement, risk management and change and claim management.
  • Good negotiating, influencing and communication skills to command professional respect at all levels.
  • Familiarity with most common Forms of Contract (NEC & FIDIC) within the industry.
  • Familiar with the nuclear site licence conditions and the nuclear baseline philosophy.
  • Good understanding of the UK regulatory framework.
  • Fluent English - written & verbal.


  • Degree qualified in relevant discipline

Our client can offer a competitive salary along with a good benefits package and the opportunity to work for a highly respected company at the forefront of the UK nuclear new build industry offering excellent prospects for future career development and advancement

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