Brokerage officer 2634

  • Location
    Hounslow, Greater London
  • Salary
    £16.61/Hour
  • Category
    Public Sector - Public Sector Administration
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    LBOH

To provide expert support to Commissioning Managers to procure and monitor care, health and well-being support services to vulnerable adults and older people including people with physical disabilities, people with learning disabilities, mental health problems, HIV and substance users.

To work collaboratively as part of a team to support and develop positive and constructive partnerships with colleagues in the Contracts Team, Corporate Procurement and Legal, commissioners, statutory, voluntary and private sector providers to deliver quality outcomes for users and carers.



To lead on a particular area of work as allocated by the Team Manager.




Supervisory responsibility

To utilise project management skills to help deliver on specific pieces of work within projects.

To assist with induction of new and temporary staff.




Main responsibilities and tasks



1.To source suitable Care agencies for the provision of Home Care packages of care to LBH client base.




  1. To source Care home vacancies both within and outside of the Borough for the applicable LBH client base.




  1. To ensure vulnerable adults are safeguarded and safeguarding procedures followed




  1. To support Commissioning Managers implement and review commissioning strategies and deliver commissioning intentions.




  1. To ensure contract compliance, identifying and investigating issues, as part of the monitoring process, in liaison with CQC, providers, operational staff and Service Users.




  1. To negotiate contract variation and fee increases as appropriate.




  1. To utilise systems to monitor, implement, evaluate and review social care contracts and projects.




  1. To support and develop positive and constructive partnerships in the Department, the wider Local Authority with users, carers and external stakeholders.








Resources

There is no direct responsibility for physical and financial resources. However, contracts officers are involved in the development and monitoring of contracts with organisations under which considerable resources are committed.





Standards


The council expects the highest standards of conduct from its employees and at all times you must carry out your duties with integrity and in accordance with the code of conduct for employees.



Equal opportunities



The council has a strong commitment to achieving equality of opportunity and expects all employees to implement and promote its policy in their own work.



Health and safety



The council is committed to a healthy and safe working environment and expects all its employees to implement and promote its policy in all aspects of their work.












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Please apply with your CV to: Callum Graham