Contract Manager

Salary 23,968 - 27,168 per annum
Location: Oxfordshire
Janet is the company responsible for the operation and development of Janet, the UK's research and education network, and its associated services. Janet is one of the world's leading research and education networks and has been developed over 25 years to ensure that its users' networking requirements are not only met but are also enhanced through a programme of leading-edge developments and services.
Pleasantly situated in rural Oxfordshire, Janet offers a friendly, hard-working environment with a good team spirit.
Working as part of the Contract Management Team you will be responsible for the management of the network infrastructure contracts and will act as the primary point of contact for any matters relating to these contracts. This will, involve collating contract documents, processing equipment purchasing documentation, processing invoices and monitoring spending profiles, monitoring supplier's performance against SLAs, performing regular service reviews and maintaining accurate records. You will develop effective working relationships with suppliers and will assist with negotiating contractual changes and extensions. The post holder will be required to use initiative to persuade contractors to improve service quality where appropriate and to contribute to improvement of the work of the team.
With a sound education, you will also have relevant work experience and a track record of success in contract administration and negotiation. With experience of service and contract management, project management experience would also be an advantage.
You should have strong interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written. With excellent organisational and problem-solving skills, you should also have strong self-motivation and the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
This a full-time, permanent position.
- Attractive pension scheme - Generous holiday entitlement - Subsidised gym membership - Good training and personal development opportunities
For further information about Janet see website:
or you can request a copy of the job description and application form by emailing Human Resources.
Completed applications should be received by 12 noon on Friday 8 February 2013.
Please quote reference VN 388
Please note that applications must be made on the company's application form and submitted by email only. CVs should not be submitted.
Janet welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Oxfordshire

Salary : 23,968 - 27,168pa

Date Advertised : 24 Jan 2013

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