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Brokerage Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
13/11/2020
Advert End Date:
29/11/2020 23:59
Salary:
Grade L - £34,728.00 - £36,922.00 Annually
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Finance / Benefits / Revenues / Procurement
Vacancy ID:
201986
Employment Location:
Stockton on Tees
Post Number:
Vacancy ID: 011473
Closing date:
29 Nov
Further Information

The Council takes a strategic corporate approach to the commissioning and contracting of Adult, Children’s and Public Health services. An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Strategic Procurement Team for a position as a Brokerage Officer.

This position will be responsible for ensuring the needs of adults are fully understood and articulated and matched to value for money care and support services.

Applicants should have high personal standards of self-discipline, be enthusiastic and able to communicate effectively with a range of stakeholders.

Key responsibilities include:

• Maintaining detailed intelligence about care and support markets and placement/ service availability and maintain good working relationships with in house and external providers.
• Sourcing and arranging care and support services from a range of providers, external and in-house; including complex packages of care and support and making required arrangements for the commencement of the care and support service, ensuring stakeholders are kept informed.

An online application form and further information is available from www.stockton.gov.uk/jobs.

Please ensure you refer to the Job Description and the essential and desirable criteria in the Person Specification when completing the Personal Statement on the application form, as this information is used to select candidates for interview.

If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Kerry Anderson, Procurement Manager - Adults, Children and Public Health on 01642 528455.

The application form is available in alternative formats from Xentrall Recruitment Services, tel: 01642 526992 or email recruitment@xentrall.org.uk

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council ensures that all customers, both internal and external receive a consistently high quality level of service.