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  • *Paralegal-Contracts Specialist– 3-6 Month Contract- £17.00PH-£22.00PH UMB (IR35 Scope)–Public Sector– Manchester

Our client who is leading public sector client are looking for an experienced Legal Contract Specialist to join their team in an internal advisory role

If you are interested in this role please send your CV urgently, there is a deadline on this role so respond early to avoid missing out. Unfortunately due to the large number of applicants individual feedback cannot always be given.

Key Responsibilities:

The Contract Consultant is responsible for managing a number of contract and procurement enquiries. The role provides essential level skills, knowledge and technical expertise in contract management, procurement and capability building.
The roles purpose is to provide contract management and procurement advice and guidance to all three SBUs globally, in order to support the pursuit and delivery of business opportunities that maximise benefits to the British Council and minimise risks. This will be undertaken in accordance with agreed policies and procedures, whilst supporting the development of the organisations’ capability in contract management and procurement.
The role will support the Senior Contract Consultant with growing internal capability, knowledge and the portfolio through supporting risk management in the procurement and contracting that is undertaken.
All Contract Consultants need to grow essential level business and commercial acumen skills and will support the flexible workforce.

Experience required for this role:

Paralegal background
Experience of contracting, contract management and related legal areas in international contexts.
Understanding of UK contract law and statutory requirements and how these are applied in a programme / project management context.
Competent across the range of IT systems and packages used by the business (SAP, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, database design and maintenance).

Project Management Experience

Knowledge, understanding and experience of using the procurement principles
Experience of providing effective internal and external consultancy services to internal / external clients in the area of contract and commercial management expertise.
Experience of utilising contracts as a risk management tool.
An understanding of E&S business process and the project lifecycle

All candidates for this role will be subject to standard checks should you be selected for interview

To apply for this role please send through your CV for consideration and we will be in touch should your experience match our criteria. Unfortunately due to high volume we will only be able to contact those who have been shortlisted. Ref.821254

Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.

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Immediate start
6 Months
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