Lead Commissioning Officer

Location Greenwich
Discipline: Public Sector
Job type: Contract
Salary: £Up to £22 per hour
Contact name: Shona Inglis

Contact email: singlis@novaxrecruitment.com
Job ref: RQ466914_1637058497
Published: 11 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

Lead Commissioning Officer
Greenwich
£22 per hour
Full Time Contract

We are seeking Lead Commissioning Officer to play a critical role in the strategic commissioning and production of action plans, contract management and performance of a specific range of business and operational services that support the delivery of supported housing services.

Main responsibilities include:-

  • Leading on key tasks at all stages of the commissioning and procurement process, to drive service redesign and collaborative working so service users achieve the best outcomes and promote well-being, independence and choice.
  • Assuring efficient services and value for money across all commissioned contracts is achieved.
  • Promoting the involvement of citizens, including service users in the design, development and evaluation of services in collaboration with colleagues.
  • Leading on the complex analysis, planning, procurement, monitoring and evaluation of high value commissioned services for socially excluded groups, including young people at risk of homelessness, women fleeing domestic abuse, single adults with a substance misuse and/or offending history and teenage parents.


Key Skills and Requirements include:-

  • Proven ability to plan, monitor and evaluate own workload and to work flexibility with others to deal with conflicting priorities and ensure deadlines and objectives are met.
  • Broad knowledge of support and care services for vulnerable adults and young people.
  • Knowledge and experience of the role and function of the commissioning, financial and contracting process.


For more information, contact Shona on 01612330034