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Commercial Modeller (Flexible Remote Working)

Job Role

Join our Bid Management team as a Commercial Modeller providing commercial insight and financial modelling throughout the bid development process. Our successful candidate will work closely with the Head of Commercial Modelling, the wider Strategy & Growth team, and Operations to develop comprehensive financial models for bids which maximise our chance of success. In this role you’ll be required to participate in the end-to-end bidding process through undertaking initial viability assessments, developing price-to-win strategies, financial modelling, sensitivity analysis and scenario planning. 


We need your ability to understand and interpret commissioner specifications and advise on innovative commercial approaches to ensure that Seetec’s bid submissions are competitive and deliverable with an acceptable level of risk and return. Excellent organisational skills are key to this role along with the ability to work on multiple bids/projects and manage conflicting demands whilst still achieving competing deadlines and targets.  

In return for your dedication, knowledge, and commitment, we’re offering a competitive salary range £46,750 to £55,000 p.a. (dependent on experience) with these great benefits:

•25 days annual leave + Bank Holidays + Birthday Day off (with the opportunity to buy additional days)
•2 Volunteer Days
•Pension - 5% Employee 5% Employer
•Healthcare Cash Plan, incl. 3 x salary life assurance
•Annual Salary Increase in line with national average
•Refer A Friend Scheme
•Free access to BenefitHub – an online portal with access to a wide range of retail discounts, cycle to work scheme and additional voluntary benefits

Interested? There’s an easy to apply route below to upload your CV! If you need any further information, talk to our experienced Internal Recruitment Team on 01702 208282.

Seetec Group is an employee-owned organisation and we continually pride ourselves on our sense of community, both in the incredible work we do throughout UK and Ireland, and internally within our 2,500-strong team. People are at the front, centre and heart of every service we provide and each decision we make. What it means to be employee-owned.
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Location:   Flexible Remote Working 

Hours:   37 hours a week.  Monday to Thursday 8.30 am to 5pm, Friday 8.30 am to 4.30pm 

Closing Date: 5 July 2022


Key Responsibilities

•Full production of a financial model or business case (P&L, balance sheet, cashflow, financial projections & supporting info & analysis) that incorporates all financial and commercial decisions / assumptions of the bid
•Provision of commercially astute guidance around the characteristics of a ‘good deal’ using both competitive insight and informed financial requirements in often complex commissioning and regulatory environments.
•Develop an excellent understanding of Seetec’s operational delivery and market sectors, in order to fully understand the implications of contractual obligations, commercial models and performance offers/targets within bids. 
•Review commissioner specifications to understand the commercial, financial, legal and operational implications. Identify potential opportunities supporting development of a winning tender which delivers value to the client, the customers and Seetec.
•Commercial support and challenge on key assumptions, and production of detailed scenario and sensitivity analysis supporting the financial models.
•Identification of financial and commercial risks, supporting the bid manager to monitor these through appropriate risk management structures and identifying creative interventions to mitigate potential impact.
•Develop and maintain strong, positive yet challenging relationships and providing a link between CCG, Strategy and Growth, Operational and Finance teams.
•Preparation and delivery of all written and verbal proposals relating to financial modelling for the bid.
•Assist with client presentations, competitive dialogues and post tender negotiations.
•Ensure that all bid models are subject to the agreed bid governance process. Prepare finance information for internal reviews with senior management, and present at relevant project boards and Group sign-off meetings as required. 
•Support the handover of the bid to the implementation team ensuring that costing and reporting tools are established and handed over to the relevant Senior Finance Business Partner. 


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Commercial Modeller

Skills and Experience

•Qualified ACCA/CIMA/ACA with proven track record of financial modelling experience (or equivalent combination of relevant alternative professional qualification and relevant financial experience).
•Advanced knowledge of using MS Excel to build complex financial models, including scenario and sensitivity analysis. 
•Experience of working in a contract management/bidding/sales environment, FP&A or as an operational finance manager, ideally with a large government contractor delivering people focused services. Able to demonstrate an understanding of insurance, employment law and other commercial considerations. 
•Experience of navigating bid governance processes, including presenting to senior management. 
•Experience of presenting key financial and commercial information to clients as part of competitive dialogue, negotiation or bid evaluation.
•Experience of working with operational and bid/project teams to develop financial models that are deliverable and offer an acceptable balance of risk and reward.

Additional Information

Seetec is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share and uphold this commitment in conjunction with the requirements of the Prevent Duty and the positive promotion of modern British values.

Dependent on the role applying to you may be required to process a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS/DS) check. Seetec support the recruitment of ex- offenders and will not discriminate in any way.  Our full policy statement of “Ex-Offenders” can be found on our website under “About us”.

Seetec is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.