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Commissioning Officer

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Contract Type:
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Full time
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Closed for applications on 09/08/2020 23:59
£31,371.00 - £33,799.00 Annually
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
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Finance / Benefits / Revenues / Procurement
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Job details 

Closing date:
9 Aug

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This job is closed for applications.

Further information

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Darlington Borough Council’s Children and Adults Services. Partnership working is excellent, with a real commitment to improving outcomes in Darlington. There is pace and energy to succeed, with a motivated and committed workforce, alongside a supportive management team.

You will support the work of the Commissioning and Contracts Team to ensure that resources are used to commission services that make a positive impact, meet statutory obligations and contribute to overall strategic objectives.

You will work as part of team, with a focus on the management of specific projects and outcome-based commissioning, as well as transformational and ad-hoc projects, providing challenge and advice for the delivery of agreed targets.

You will be joining a dynamic and ambitious team which has a sharp focus on service improvement and also meeting the needs and aspirations of the local people within Darlington.

You will be passionate about achieving good outcomes for vulnerable children and adults, resilient and positive, with the ability to support, challenge and influence partners.

You will have an eye for detail and excellent relationship building skills.

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

For a further informal discussion, please contact Peter Stirling, Strategic Commissioning Manager on 07788 354243 or Sukhdev Dosanjh, Head of Service – Commissioning & Contracts on 01325 405651.

An online application form and further information are available from www.darlington.gov.uk/jobs. Alternatively, you can contact Xentrall Recruitment Services, Tel: (01642) 526992 or email: recruitment@xentrall.org.uk

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