Lead Specialist Advisor, Commercial and Governance

Aberystwyth, Ceredigion (Sir Ceredigion)
£36,867 - £41,344
11 Sep 2019
29 Sep 2019
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
CIPS Membership
CIPS member, Non CIPS member

Lead Specialist Advisor, Commercial and Governance

  • Location:                  Flexible (preferably Aberystwyth)
  • Grade & Salary:      Grade 7, £36,867 - £41,344
  • Post number:          201711
  • Type of contract:    Permanent
  • Work pattern:          37 hours per week
  • Welsh language requirements: Level 1

Closing date:  29th September 2019

Interviews to take place when/where: Second or third week in October, Aberystwyth.

Role Purpose

Help to develop the Commercial Strategy and commercial standards in ways that facilitate linking NRW policy priorities and strategic objectives, ensuring a collaborative approach.

Strategically manage, plan, review and ensure the delivery of specific elements of the NRW Commercial Strategy and deliver best practice in commercial and sales contract management across NRW.

Provide commercial advice on governance and the application of the relevant rules and legislation to all staff undertaking commercial activity within the organisation, ensuring that appropriate skills are developed and applied, and that performance is managed effectively.

 Bring about sustainable and ethical business benefits through the development, delivery and enabling of a commercial governance framework.

Qualifications and Skills

Full Corporate Membership of the Chartered Institute of Marketing or working towards.

Substantial experience as a Senior Commercial practitioner, in the application of knowledge and the specific requirements of the post.

Financial and commercial management, leadership and influencing skills

Expert understanding and application of commercial concepts, practices, governance & techniques, and maintenance of this through a range of interests and peer group interaction.

High level understanding and experience of risk management and commercial accountability.