Commercial Manager – Infrastructure

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)
Closing Date
31 October 2021
£61,710 - £74,000 + GCO Pension, GCO Terms and up to 15% performance-related-pay available on accreditation.
1x Leeds, 2x Flexible across Defra office network: Peterborough, Reading, Worthing, Exeter, Birmingham, Warrington and Leeds

Within Defra Group Commercial, there are 3 exciting G7 roles that are currently vacant: 1 of the roles is based in Leeds. Within this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing a team of procurement professionals who deliver a large programme of capital flood defence works.

The other 2 roles within the Major Projects team, will require the successful candidate to manage and lead delivery of major procurements on civil engineering repair and construction projects (over £100m). Manage other commercial support staff at key stages to provide day to day advice on commercial issues. The locations of these 2 roles are flexible across the Hubs listed.