Divisional Contracts Lead, North East

England | Tyne and Wear

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England | Tyne and Wear
Durham, Tyne and Wear, Teesside, East Yorkshire
Job function
Information and Support
Starting salary £30,000

Are you a business professional with a minimum of 3 years’ experience which includes contract management & looking for the next step in your career? Are you looking for a challenging and varied role that will broaden your business skills? In return you will receive a competitive remuneration package and join a national charity who, outside of the NHS, is the leading provider of End of Life Care in the UK.

The role of the Divisional Contracts Lead is to work with the Divisional Business Manager to support the delivery of the full divisional portfolio of work in End of Life Care. Your remit will include Contract Management, Service Performance Analysis, the preparation of business cases and tenders and to support the drive for improvements in quality of care and service delivery.

As part of the business lifecycle, you will be responsible for end to end contract management and monitoring processes for the North-East Region. You will support the divisional team in face to face contract negotiations with customers for appropriate models of care, including budgets and service performance indicators, often using the NHS Standard Community Contract. You will provide accurate contractually agreed performance reports which will include detailed quality, outcome and financial reports. You will also provide the divisional team with insight and analysis to support service commissioning and improvement.

Through support and direction from the DBM, you will lead on the development of business case preparation and bid / tender production on behalf of the divisional team. You will contribute to the re-design and successful implementation of services and play an active roll in the delivery of a variety of Divisional projects.

The role will cover the North East and surrounding areas and some travel will be required within the region. For more information and a further understanding of the geography of the division, please contact Charles Thompson on 07766 762897.

Every day of your life matters – from the first to the last. When you work for Marie Curie, you understand that better than ever. We’re a passionate, committed and diverse team of more than 4,400 staff and 12,000 volunteers, here for people living with any terminal illness, and their families. We offer expert care, guidance and support, to help them get the most from the time they have left.

Everyone knows our daffodil, but it’s our warmth, creativity and care that touch lives. Here, we take the time to really get to know the people we care for and those who love them. And we do whatever it takes to give them the final days and hours they deserve.