Interim Commissioning Leader

  • Job Reference: ZAHLBN18
  • Date Posted: 13 April 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: WC2R 0AA
  • Salary: £600 Per Day
  • Sector: Public Sector
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

VENN GROUP Specialists in professional temporary recruitment

Commissioning Leader (Adults and Health)
Based:  London
Length: 3 months
IR35 Status: Inside

One of our local authority clients is looking for a Commissioning Lead covering adult services. The successful candidate will cover a commissioning portfolio which includes, home care, residential and domiciliary care, primary care services, intermediate care and commissioning of community based services across health and social care.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Overseeing the effective commissioning of services for adults services
  • Lead the strategic commissioning of a range of services.
  • Contribute to the five year strategic plan and create the one – two year plan to deliver long and short term commissioning outcomes.
  • Working on new integration agendas and lead on the commissioning of services through a range of options including negotiation, procurement, partnership development, enabling and regulating
  • Working across, and developing, various partnerships including across both the local authority and CCG
  • Manage a £10million commissioning budget while identifying current and future needs with community based partners to develop the market

Key Skills and experience:

  • Experience working in a joint post across both LA and CCG
  • A demonstrable background in designing and commissioning a variety of programmes and projects which fit the needs of the population while providing effective outcomes
  • The ability to maintain and manage both the performance and quality of services
  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills


If you have experience to match the requirements, or if you would like more information on the role, please contact Zack Hamouda or Niki Holdich on

 020 7557 7667 and email your CV to

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