Contracts Manager

Basic Job Overview

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We require, first and foremost, a commercial contracts manager who has ideally had experience within a construction environment and is familiar with NEC and other construction terms and conditions. The successful candidate will lead on all local contract reviews and support our construction orientated power distribution businesses with other legal and compliance activities.

Main ResponsibilitiesThis is an excellent opportunity for either a commercial contracts manager or a qualified in-house lawyer who wants to embrace a challenging role at an interesting time for our business. Success in this role will lead to wider opportunities within the business allowing the individual to grow with and influence the business.

Contract review. The review, analysis and negotiation of business contracts with customers, suppliers and other third parties. Our customers and suppliers are part of the energy and construction industries and we supply both power products and undertake maintenance services to this group.
Compliance Integration.  The role will be expected to collaborate with the Group Compliance Manager and be accountable for the continued integration of Group compliance policies within the Group Distribution business.
The role extends to supporting the balance of the Switchgear and Transformers businesses with generic legal issues from disputes and litigation through to property, intellectual property and insurance matters.
In addition to working in a collaborative and collegiate fashion across the business, with key stakeholders such as finance, sales, tendering and project management the role will form part of the Brush Group L&C Department and report into the Group Legal Director. They will be involved in department projects and discussions of an L&C nature.Person SpecificationQualifications

Either (i) A contracts manager who has rounded legal skills and experience and again, has a construction background. Or
(ii) A UK qualified solicitor with experience of working within the construction industry – preferably in an in-house role;Skills

The breadth of this new role demands a proactive person with a ‘can do’ attitude who is resilient and uses their initiative and common sense. They will need to be good at influencing and relationship building and a ‘detailed’ person.Knowledge

In order to be successful in this position you will require a good technical knowledge of contract law as well as be commercially aware.
Any additional legal or compliance experience would be beneficial in this role.Experience

Relevant experience of working in a commercial/construction department in private practice or in-house. The perfect applicant might have a ‘blended’ experience of both private practice and in-house contracts experience within the energy or construction sectors.About UsBRUSH Switchgear provide agile and adaptive engineering solutions and products, including consultancy services, design, and project management as well as award-winning product technology, to a wide range of projects.

A chosen partner for national and regional power generation and distribution network operators, through innovation and a commitment to delivering solutions that address grid-resilience and drive system change, we support the global drive to net-zero, helping create a future-proof Infrastructure

To apply for this job please visit www.cv-library.co.uk.