Commercial Manager

Ref: 16319_1575387368
Posted: 03/12/2019
Location: Honiton, Devon
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package

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  • Honiton, Devon
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  • Salary: 55000

Website Hunter Selection

Are you tenacious and constantly striving to improve yourself? If so, a major manufacturer based in Devon is looking for you to join their team as a Commercial Manager. You will be spearheading the development of business strategies and driving them forward, as well as leading from the front in contract negotiations with customers. You’ll work closely with a strong team of project managers to deliver products supplied clients around the globe.

Key responsibilities

* Optimise supplier performance
* Engage commercially with all bid proposals
* Review commercial contracts
* Identify profitable opportunities to grow revenue and market share
* As a Commercial Manager, ensure customer needs are met and requirements are communicated and managed throughout the process
* Use your initiative to be proactive and challenge existing processes and deal with problems

Essential Experience required
· Excellent communication skills at all levels, with a good knowledge of Microsoft Office products
· Commercially minded, as expected of a Commercial Manager position
· Sound business judgement and ability to work under pressure
· Great organisational skills
· Qualified by experience or to degree level
· A positive, professional approach

Desirable Experience
· Staff Management experience
· Understanding of Single Source Regulations
· Experience of working in a dynamic engineering or defence contracting environment
· Working knowledge of ERP and MRP systems


* £50K – £55,000 per year
* Free on-site parking
* 31 days holiday including bank holidays
* Pension plan
* Life cover of 4x annual salary
* Flexible working – 40 hours working week with early finish on Fridays
* Onsite physio sessions and family fun days, as well as regular social events
* As a key role, the Commercial Manager position often leads to great opportunities for progression in the business

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy –
Emma Hardman on 01275 371981 or by sending your CV directly to her at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.
Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area, we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on 01275 371981 and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.