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Commercial management professional

Job Title: Commercial management professional
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: 148961
Job Published: February 25, 2021 11:54

Job Description

Job Description

This is a great opportunity to be involved in Commercial deals with numerous customers. Skills required to do this role are primarily that you have a good amount of common-sense. Understand the positions to be taken with a commercial deal so that both parties agree with confidence. Recognise the need for empathy and to build relationships. In this role you will be dealing directly with Sales, Finance, Product and at times with the Customers.

This role will enable a suitable candidate to work alongside and gain experience from numerous people in different teams. As a starting point for a career in BT/Telecoms this role provides a great opportunity to learn, develop and probably point you into a direction for where you may want to work (or not) in the future.

You'll have the following responsibilities

  • Part of the Commercial Team, supporting the Channel and Indirect customers - mostly Broadband and Ethernet to the wholesale market customer base.

  • Price Design and Strategy - Support creation of price designs for specific products, customer segments or customer bids.

  • Create product and customer P&L's suggesting new/alternative pricing to ensure a positive customer experience and optimum profitability for Wholesale.

  • Probability that you will be attending customer visits as the Commercial support.

  • Provide support for cross functional pricing and compliance activity, industry and regulator debate and customer pricing issues for products/customer segments.

  • Support in the embedding of pricing structures, price modelling and cost modelling across Wholesale portfolio

  • Complete forecasting and reporting against key product initiatives

  • Ability to understand and analyse payback metrics (IRR, NPV etc)

  • Ability to use insight and analyses to interpret opportunities and gaps and how to address revenue and margin gaps

  • Assist in the tracking of key interventions, pricing initiatives and bespoke Customer contracts.

Candidate Description

  • Understanding of Wholesale products and propositions (Broadband & Ethernet), the external market and the competitor environment for context of the role

  • Ability to use insight and analyses to interpret opportunities and gaps and how to address revenue and margin gaps

  • Experience - Some understanding of pricing and commercial principles.

  • Communications - Demonstrable communication, interpersonal and relationship management skills.

  • Skills - Sound numerical, pricing and price compliance skills required to support commercially and regulatory sound decisions.

  • Ability to build strong relationships and test and challenge existing thinking

Employer Description

BT has a key role in British society, fostering change and leading technology innovation. From delivering the Olympics, to supporting the emergency services, to investing more into research than any other UK technology company, we take pride in everything we do - and in the people who work here.

We're now a global company operating at the forefront of the information age, employing 90,000 people in 180 countries. And we're on a mission. Guided by our core values of Personal, Simple and Brilliant our goal is to help customers, communities and businesses overcome barriers and release their potential.

So, if you're interested in the power of potential, why not join us today and release yours? You can read more here about what it's like to work at BT (