2 x Contract and Commissioning Support Officer

Reed Specialist Recruitment
Southend-on-Sea, Essex
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Southend on Sea Borough Council and Southend NHS Commissioning Group are currently recruiting 2 Contracts and Support Officers to work as part of the new Commissioning Support Team. The ideal candidate will have significant experience and knowledge of the health and social care commissioning function and relevant contract monitoring processes. Please read on for more information about this job.

This varied job offers you the chance to liaise and work effectively with internal and external stakeholders including service users and their carers, independent sector providers, the staff of partner, statutory and voluntary sector organisations as well as members of the Local Authority in Southend. Fulfilling a more administrative function you will assist and provide support in the commissioning process which involves attendance at contracts meetings, coordination of information from client and service user reviews, and aiding the Commissioning Support Manager in the design and ongoing monitoring of standardised compliance frameworks.

To be successful in your application you will have previous experience of contract monitoring as well as an understanding of the commissioning cycle. You will be expected to carry out data analysis in the form of quantitative data and therefore a background in this field of work will support your submission for this post. This is a challenging job and you will always be under pressure to meet tight deadlines. It is essential that you are IT literate including e-mail, use of the internet, databases, spreadsheets and presentation software.

The Council is an equal opportunities employer. They welcome applications, regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, sex, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, age or religion or belief. All applications will be considered solely on merit.

If you would like to know more about this fantastic opportunity, please contact us at southend.bc@reedglobal.com.

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