Pembrokeshire County Council runs a range of Waste and Recycling Services across the County from a domestic and commercial waste perspective and in 2019-20 was the top recycler in Wales. The post holder will be fully responsible for the management of contracts and frameworks within the Waste Management function of the Environmental Services portfolio, including tendering/procurement processes, financial and quality etc. monitoring, reviewing and negotiating. This will relate to both contracts delivering goods, services, and the sale and marketing of commodities.
The post holder will be the key link officers with regards to all suppliers and contractors, ensuring contracts and associated services meet all environmental and procurement regulations and that corporate policies are adhered to. Whilst monitoring contract performance to ensure contract service levels are continuously met, the contracts are delivering value for money and are delivered in accordance with specification and agreed prices. The Environmental Services Contract Manager will be required to resolve disputes in relation to any aspect of the contract and be responsible for re-negotiations where necessary.
Aside from contract management the Contract Manager will also act as the liaison officer with regulatory bodies to ensure compliance with Environmental permits and regulations. They will be responsible for Freedom of Information requests, identifying business efficiencies through the contract management process and maximise income through the sale and marketing of commodities and also developing, supporting and implementing improvement and change projects within the Division as appropriate.
The Environmental Contract Manager is required to be educated to a minimum of degree level with a significant period of relevant experience with regards to the management of contracts and financial monitoring. Additional requirements can be found in the person specification.
During usual times this post will be office based, however due to the current COVID situation there will also be a requirement for home working.
Grade 9 - £34,728 - £38,890
This is a full time open-ended position.
Full information and how to apply - select Environmental Services Contract Manager (page two)