Strategic Commissioning Manager - LTC & Well-being

Recruiter
SOUTHWARK COUNCIL-1
Location
London
Salary
44373.00 - 51162.00 GBP Annual
Posted
13 Jul 2019
Closes
10 Aug 2019
Job Type
Contract

The role

This role is located within a dynamic and fast paced team where no two days are the same.

We are seeking to recruit an experienced, highly motivated and enthusiastic individual with strong team and matrix management approach with the ability to stay calm under pressure while managing competing priorities.

This is a key senior strategic role within the commissioning business unit, working closely with colleagues, our residents, service providers and wider stakeholders.

As a Strategic Commissioning Manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • Leading a portfolio of projects within the Long Term Conditions and Well-being team which includes commissioning services for those with long term conditions of all ages
  • Developing and implementing robust governance arrangements for the department's commissioning activity
  • Developing strategic priorities and lead the work on the design and commissioning of services for Children's, Adults and Families
  • Managing a team of commissioners, working with stakeholders of all kinds, to improve outcomes and service quality whilst delivering public value.

About you:

  • Substantial knowledge and skills as an 'end-to-end' senior commissioner; with a strong track record in the delivery of complex commissioning projects within an equally complex, provider market environment.
  • Extensive experience managing teams, promoting staff development and learning
  • Expert in current legislation and guidance relevant to children's and adults' social care, education and health
  • Substantial knowledge in programme and project management, from inception to implementation.

Recruitment timetable

Advert Closes: Sunday 28th July 2019

Interview and Assessment: Monday 12th August 2019