Commercial Manager

Babcock International Group has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services for over a century. With revenue of around $9 billion in 2016/17, we improve the capability, reliability and availability of our customers’ most critical assets across Marine, Land and Aviation sectors.

About the role:

Reporting to the CFO, you will provide commercial expertise to Babcock New Zealand business units in all strategic, business development, procurement and operational activities to ensure the commercial interests of the company are optimised whilst ensuring contractual obligations and associated commercial risks are managed adequately.

About you:

To be successful in this role, we are looking for someone who has the following attributes:

  • Previous senior commercial management experience in an engineering, project management, support services organisation.

  • Degree qualified, or higher, in a business, commerce or law

  • Proven stakeholder management skills with the ability to communicate, engage, negotiate and influence effectively at all levels.

  • Experience with all commercial requirements relating to Procurement and Supply Chain.

  • Excellent planning and project management skills.

  • Superior commercial acumen and the ability to negotiate successful outcomes.

What’s in it for you?

This is a hugely rewarding role as you will have the support, resources and encouragement to contribute your ideas. Furthermore, we are based within the Royal NZ Navy’s Devonport Naval Base; arguably we boast the best view in the city! Add that to free parking, employee share schemes, flexible working hours, a fascinating naval marine environment and you’ve got the recipe for a lot of fun.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand and capable of obtaining a New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) Security Clearance.



Job no: BWAM80645

Location: Auckland - NZ

Closing Date: Friday, 30 November 2018