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Senior Contracts Manager

NHS AfC: Band 8b

Main area
Commissioning and Contracting
NHS AfC: Band 8b
Full time and part time hours will be considered
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Brighton General Hosptal
£47,092 - £58,217 per annum
26/02/2018 23:59

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust’s 2015 staff survey results are better than average in almost all areas and help rank the trust as one of the top 100 best places to work in the NHS (Health Service Journal). SCFT is the first NHS organisation in Sussex to be a ‘Living Wage Employer’.

The Trust is signed up to the disability confident scheme and we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.


Senior Commissioning and Contracts Manager

SCFT has recently won major new clinical service contracts and we are now expanding our contracts team to ensure we maintain our good working relationships with commissioners. This is a new and exciting opportunity to lead on specific CCG contracts.

You will work closely with operational managers to ensure that the contracts team is responsive and effective and supports clinical service delivery.

You will develop working relationships with commissioners and help to ensure that a performance management culture is maintained within the Trust, supporting the development of key outcome measures. You will identify opportunities for additional income.

You will need experience working in a commissioning and contracting role within a provider organisation, negotiating and managing clinical income contracts. You will have an in depth knowledge of NHS national commissioning issues and be able to maintain excellent partnership relationships.

Please note that the closing date for this advert is 26 February and interviews are scheduled for 15 March.



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