Head of Commercial Services
WasteRecruit have be retained to search for and select a Head of Commercial Services for the largest disposal authority in the UK.
Reporting directly to the Executive Director of Waste & Resources, you will manage commercial risks relating to both capital projects and service provision, ensuring that contractual arrangements deliver on commitments, provide excellent value for money for residents and are managed effectively.
This role requires the ability to work with a variety of decision makers and stakeholders across the organisation, with the capacity to provide clear and direct advice around the commercial viability of operational changes and new services. You will have a collaborative mindset and excellent influencing and relationship building skills, with the ability to flex your approach for various audiences.
Extensive experience of various contracting models and commercial, financial and legal processes is important. You need to have the capacity to interpret and forecast the impact of any proposed contractual changes. You will have a naturally strategic mindset and excellent systems thinking skills, as well as clear and coherent communication skills.