FPS Aviation are currently recruiting a Chief Commercial Officer for a large globally renowned client who are experiencing a fantastic period of growth.
Chief Commercial OfficerPurpose of the job
The Chief Commercial Officer is to provide financial and commercial support to the Head of Defence Business and other members of the Defence Department. This vacancy is more weighted to the financial aspects of the role
Right to work in the UK.
Baseline personnel security clearance is required for this position.
Able to gain MoD security clearance
Experience working within aviation programmes
Experience of design and management of project control functions within complex, large-scale programmes
Experience of risk and opportunity management
Experience of major tender proposals
Experience of offer processes and management
Previous experience at a senior level within a commercial organisation
Knowledge of MoD DE&S procurement cycle and procedures
Knowledge of MoD DEFCONS and MoD contracting procedures and policies for procurement
Strong analytical and critical thinking abilities to solve complex problems
Exceptional communication skills both verbal and written
Must have high computer literacy ability in MS Office (Word, Access, Visio but especially Xcel)
Working knowledge of UK contract law and procurement practices
Knowledge of DRA SSCRs
Professional Accounting qualification CIMA, ACCA or equivalent
Be able to travel between Germany, France and UK locations between Bristol, Oxford, RAF Shawbury, and RAF Valley
On offer will be a fantastic remuneration package plus company benefits and an opportunity to work for one of the biggest names in aviation.