Role details

Assistant Director of Contracting & Performance

Buckingham   •   £600 - £650 per day (£155,988 - £168,987)   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Senior level experience in a commissioning organisation
  • Educated to degree level

About Our Client

A CCG in the Thames Valley

Job Description

  • Provide expert healthcare contract advice to CCG staff, directors and Governing Bodies.
  • Contribute to the strategy and aspirations of the organisations and act in a manner consistent with their values.
  • Ensure that the CCGs commission the highest quality services with a view to securing the best possible outcomes for their patients within their resource allocation and maintain a consistent focus on quality, integration and innovation.
  • Develop a comprehensive and detailed knowledge of the healthcare contracts of the three CCGs (combined value of c£400m), and the challenges facing the CCGs in the short, medium and long term
  • Promote and ensure a whole organisation focus on performance
  • Ensure the CCGs have an effective Programme Management Office to oversee, monitor, coordinate and challenge the delivery of a range of projects and programmes
  • Develop, lead and manage the performance and project management team

The Successful Applicant

  • Significant post qualification experience (10 years) in financial or contract management
  • Senior level experience in a commissioning organisation.
  • Extensive and relevant experience in effective contract negotiation and monitoring
  • Has experience in managing a project management office.
  • Specialist knowledge of NHS National Contract, payment arrangements and alternative contracting arrangement to support new models of care
  • Advanced IT software analysis skills using Excel and databases. To include ability to quickly analyse data using pivot tables and interact with databases to pull out key data.
  • Ability to use and assimilate complex facts or situations which require analysis, interpretation, comparison of a range of options in relation to projects
  • Ability to travel across the geographical area served by the CCG and sometimes more widely

What's on Offer

Daily rate £600 - £650

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