Commissioning Officer (x 2 posts)
Full time permanent posts
We are seeking talented and enthusiastic individuals to provide commissioning support across the Council. You will work within our corporate Strategic Support Service, which provides support across the whole Council, including: commissioning, policy and project support; business intelligence and communications.
The successful candidates will work within the Commissioning Support area of the service and will need an excellent understanding of commissioning, a well-developed commissioning skill-set and experience in delivering commissioning outcomes across a range of service areas. The role will provide you with the opportunity to further develop your skills and to support commissioning across a number of service areas.
In Sefton, how we do things is important to us and so we welcome applications from people who demonstrate a commitment to proactive and outcome focused approaches, alongside the ability to work flexibly, adapt quickly and find solutions to a variety of challenges. In addition to the above, you will also have excellent communication skills, be able to work to deadlines on your own and as part of a team, and have knowledge, skills and experience in some or all of the following areas: project management, procurement, multi-disciplinary team working, monitoring and evaluation of providers/services, market management, social care systems and services and ensuring services offer a flexible and personalised approach.