Job Title: Director of Commissioning and Performance  
  Grade:        VSM  
  Accountable to: Chief Executive  
  Reports to: Chief Executive  

 

If you are interested in being considered for this position, please examine the Job Description carefully in assessing the suitability of your candidature. In essence the key outputs we are seeking are as follows:

  • Lead the development on behalf of the PCT of a World Class Commissioning function, including capacity modelling and market development.

  • Lead the performance management of external and in-house providers of commissioned services to ensure a high quality dynamic provider market across all areas.

  • Lead the development and implementation of Strategic Service Reviews and developing strategies across the health and social care community.

  • Play an active role as a Board member and contribute to overall corporate objectives.


  • A strong track record of success at, or near, Board level within a Primary Care Trust or other NHS environment.

  • Commercial thinking, with the ability to work collaboratively with a strong Executive and Non-Executive team.

  • An ability to motivate teams and individuals by harnessing their energies and talents.

  • Superb interpersonal, negotiation and influencing skills.

  • An in depth understanding of the World Class Commissioning agenda.

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