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Head of Service - Market Management (Project)

  • Location

    Kingston upon Thames, London

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £500.00 - £550.00 per day + Depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Holly Astrop

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seeking an experienced Corporate Head of Service to work for Royal Borough of Kingston for a 6 month contract (with the potential of it being extended).

Job Purpose

There is a need to develop strong commercial excellence, compliance and contract management capabilities and arrangements within commissioning, ensuring commissioned services deliver value, improve outcomes for the people of Kingston and are quality assured.Whilst we recruit to this role permanently we require Interim support to provide excellent leadership in supporting the new team and delivering the following :

  • Setting the ASC approach to market management
  • Defining the market management strategy, ensuring robust contracting and service level agreements together with compliance monitoring arrangements for all commissioned services
  • Maintaining the market management road map to ensure alignment to the corporate goals
  • Development and management for identifying and commissioning individual packages of care
  • Development and management of strategies for contract management of commissioned services, ensuring high value contracts have expert support and management
  • Utilising wide range of data to ensure that fee's and provider sustainability is aligned with market shaping activity and the resources available in the council
  • Coordinating and implementing a strategic supplier and category management strategy to ensure the Council is approaching the market

You will need to be:

Eligible to work in the UK

Why Choose Remedy?

Competitive pay rates

Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies

1st tier agency

Up to £350 for each professional you refer to us who we place*

If you are interested and would like to find out more please apply to this advert with a copy of your updated CV. Alternatively, please send your CV directly