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Commissioning Officer

Birmingham Children's Trust
£26,470 - £33,136
1 Lancaster Circus, Birmingham
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36.5 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
01/06/2018 at 23:59 PM
Birmingham Children's Trust


As a Commissioning Officer you will undertake commissioning activities to deliver improved outcomes for children and young people across the city. You will be expected to work collaboratively with partners across a range of agencies to monitor services and to assist in the co-production of services to meet the needs of service users, including young people and their families who are affected by sexual exploitation and sexual abuse.  You will also work closely with colleagues in our Placements Team and Social Care Teams to help ensure the highest standards of care and value for money are delivered by our service providers.

You will ensure that service development is informed by, and responds to, changes in legislation, statutory guidance or regulatory frameworks and will support colleagues to ensure that all activity is compliant with corporate commissioning, contract management and procurement frameworks. It would be advantageous if you have achieved, or are working towards, MCIPS.

You will have good written communication skills with the proven ability to write effective reports. You must be proficient in the use of IT, including Excel and able to work under pressure to meet deadlines.

Informal enquiries to Phillip Bailey on 07703 373 172 or Phillip.Bailey@birminghamchildrenstrust.co.uk

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