Public Sector

Commissioning Lead

Full Time Temporary

London Jobs Board

Purpose of the role

The LD Programme Lead role requires both strong commissioning and programme management skills.

The post-holder will lead the delivery of outcomes based commissioning for a range of Learning Disabilities (LD) services, under both South West London (SWL) Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and London Borough of Sutton (LBS) Council.

The post will deliver projects within the joint LD Programme, performance manage outcomes and report to appropriate governance groups.

Main Accountabilities

The post will involve managing all aspects of commissioning for the relevant outcomes including:

Market shaping and management

Needs assessment

Strategic commissioning

Service review



Performance monitoring

Quality assurance

Line management responsibilities.

Person Specification/Selection Criteria

The post-holder will require:

Significant experience of successful commissioning of LD services to meet strategic outcomes

Significant understanding of the key issues for: Local authorities; NHS & CCGs; People with learning disabilities and Learning disability service providers

Experience of managing integrated, cross-sector initiatives to achieve strategic goals and service improvements

Ability to work independently and manage within a virtual team

A high level of IT literacy

Ability to quality assure and analyse performance and financial data and present information

Strong communication and influencing skills

Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to develop effective, constructive relationships quickly across functional and organisational boundaries.

Demonstrable experience of success managing complex projects

Demonstrable evidence of delivering projects to time, budget and outcomes

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