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Joint Strategic Commissioner (Interim)

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    Social Work

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    Up to £50 per hour

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    Anthony Scargill

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

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Akton Recruitment are looking for a Joint Strategic Commissioner (Interim) to join the local authority in Bromley.
Job Purpose:
* The end to end strategic delivery of integrated commissioning, transformation and service improvement activity programmes/projects across the London Borough of Bromley (LBB) Council's Education, Care and Health portfolio and NHS Bromley CCG (CCG) - with a particular focus on health and social care for children and adults.
* To provide senior programme leadership across a portfolio of commissioning and transformation projects and lead cross-functional project teams to ensure the delivery of improved service outcomes, value for money and financial savings.
* To provide cross-cutting commissioning and commercial expertise at each stage of the commissioning cycle.
* To ensure that commissioning and transformation activity provides solutions that reflects local needs and drivers.
* To support the Head of Service and the Joint LBB & CCG Directors of Integrated Commissioning in the design and delivery of the integrated health and social care arrangements between LBB and CCG.
Responsibilities Include:
1. To apply best practice in the management of commissioning and invest to save projects across the whole commissioning cycle contributing to the LBB and Bromley CCG forward plans.
2. Lead on commissioning activity and negotiations with providers, working closely with service leads, Procurement colleagues and contract managers.
3. Work in partnership with internal and external partners, local communities, and provider markets, engaging them in the co-design of commissioning processes
4. Devise service specifications for commissioned services including outcome-based performance metrics that support service quality and value for money.
5. Present information that, explains what we do and why in an appropriate way to a wide range of internal and external stakeholders.
This is a full-time contract-based role, working Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00, paying a rate of £50 per hour. The initial contract for this role is 4-5 months with a potential of extension, and it is essential any applicants have relevant commissioning experience within a local authority setting.
If you think this role is right for you, get in touch now!