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Brokerage Officer

Vacancy Id:
£34,728 - £36,922 per annum
Closing Date:
Benefits & Grade:
Grade L
Contract Details:
Contract Hours:
37 hours per week
Job Description:
The Council takes a strategic corporate approach to the commissioning and contracting of Adult, Children's and Public Health services. An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Strategic Procurement Team for a position as a Brokerage Officer.

This position will be responsible for ensuring the needs of adults are fully understood and articulated and matched to value for money care and support services.

Applicants should have high personal standards of self-discipline, be enthusiastic and able to communicate effectively with a range of stakeholders.

Key responsibilities include:

•   Maintaining detailed intelligence about care and support markets and placement/ service availability and maintain good working relationships with in house and external providers.
•   Sourcing and arranging care and support services from a range of providers, external and in-house; including complex packages of care and support and making required arrangements for the commencement of the care and support service, ensuring stakeholders are kept informed.

Please ensure you refer to the Job Description and the essential and desirable criteria in the Person Specification when completing the Personal Statement on the application form, as this information is used to select candidates for interview.

If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Kerry Anderson, Procurement Manager - Adults, Children and Public Health on 01642 528455.

The application form is available in alternative formats from Xentrall Recruitment Services, tel: 01642 526992 or email [email protected]

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council ensures that all customers, both internal and external receive a consistently high quality level of service.

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011473 Brokerage Officer.pdf