Supply Chain Contracts Manager

Posted 15 March by SF Group Easy Apply Ending soon

SF Group are currently recruiting a Supply Chain Contracts Manager on a interim basis for a company based in Wolverhampton.


  • To assist Commodity Managers with the drafting and creation of contracts and related documents
  • To support Commodity Managers in contract negotiations with suppliers
  • To support enforcement of contract terms with suppliers
  • To support assertions, claims and remedies against suppliers


  • To take the lead role in ensuring all supply chain activities are undertaken in accordance with all applicable legislation
  • To ensure that any legal requirements are embedded within policies, templates and guidance in a timely fashion and that team members are able to implement such requirements competently
  • To provide day-to-day advice, support and guidance to colleagues in respect of legislative matters, taking a solution focused approach to business problems and providing a risk based analysis of options available
  • Populating template contracts for Supply Chain function
  • Working with the legal functions to ensure adherence to process and approval of contracts, be the interface with the Legal community
  • Contract and NDA retention and reporting
  • Review suppliers' terms and conditions and advise relevant Commodity Manager of any areas of risk, ambiguity or commercial disadvantage, for example termination clauses
  • Where disputes over contract terms arise, providing initial advice and support to the team in terms of interpretation of contractual requirements.
  • Work with Supply Chain team to ensure that appropriate legal requirements are included in contract terms and monitoring
  • Building strong working relationships across the Supply Chain Management department to develop understanding of current legislation
  • Providing guidance on sharing of sensitive data along the supply line while still maintaining an adequate level of protection
  • Providing advice and guidance on different cultural and legal differences in managing global logistics


  • Either an LLB (Hons) Law Degree or other equivalent legal qualification or a degree in Business Management or Engineering, or other equivalent experience
  • Significant experience in SC management and/or contracts management and/or Business Development

Reference: 34690752

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