Fantastic Commercial Manager role within local government - 12 month FTC
Your new company
A recognised public authority based in central Scotland requires a Commercial Development Manager on a 12 month FTC.
Your new role
In this role you will lead the development of a commercial approach playing a significant role in the organisations ongoing financial viability and achieving its Entrepreneurial and Inclusive Growth ambitions that will help businesses to thrive. You will be support the end to end change project management by identifying changes required within Services via people, processes and technology. You will develop plans for the commercialisation of Services throughout the body
This role will Support Services with recommendations on commercial projects, carrying out risk assessments on potential new or enhanced income generating opportunities, challenges, escalations and reporting.
What you'll need to succeed
To ensure your success within this role you will be educated to Degree level - preferably in Business or Economics and come from a private sector organisation. You will have previous experience developing strategy within a commercial setting.
You will have a good understanding of commercial opportunities available to Local Authorities in Scotland and a working knowledge of associated legislation determined by Scottish Government. As well as experience in conducting commercial negotiations with equivalent operational stakeholders.
Desirable skills and experience:
* MBA Qualification
* Private and Public Sector experience
* Understanding of Local government procedures
What you'll get in return
In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive a competitive salary and generous pension contribution and holiday entitlement.
This role is offered on a hybrid or remote working policy.
What you need to do now
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