Commissioning Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
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Full time
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Advert End Date:
30/01/2022 23:59
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Finance / Benefits / Revenues / Procurement
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Closing date:
30 Jan
Further Information

On behalf of the 12 North East Local Authorities, Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is recruiting to three exciting new posts to form a Children’s Regional Commissioning Team.

The Children’s Regional Commissioning Team has been designed by the Local Authorities to support them by developing a Regional Commissioning Strategy and designing improved quality assurance and provider market management processes.

This post will work closely with Local Authority teams to define and inform the strategic direction of Children’s Services commissioning and will lead the development of a regional strategic commissioning plan which is based upon analysis, research, evidence and best practice and informed by children, young people and families. This exciting opportunity is ideal for an organised, motivated, outcome-focused, and self-sufficient commissioning professional with great skills in relationship building.

Please note this is a fixed term post for 12 months.

If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Jane Smith, Service Lead – Strategy, Quality and Improvement on 07825 582508.