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Contracts and Accreditation Officer

  • Employer: London Borough of Ealing
  • Reference: LBE/24/274482
  • Published: Mon 18/03/2024, 14:29 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 04/04/2024, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Salary: £41,808 - £45,021 pa inclusive (Grade 10)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Ealing

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Contracts & Accreditation Officer, and you will be a part of the Contracts & Market Engagement Team and have a key role in ensuring that adult care services are contract managed effectively and provides quality assurance.
About the role

We are committed to providing good quality services for vulnerable adults in receipt of social care in Ealing. You will work closely with external support provider market, to ensure contracts and effective contract monitoring are in place. Some of your key tasks will be:

  • To visit and Contract Monitor providers we commission with good knowledge base of contractual arrangements in place and regulatory bodies regulations to ensure providers are compliant.
  • To complete telephone monitoring to ensure the voice of our customers is heard.
  • Navigate confidently on different platforms to export intelligence and information quickly.
  • Compile reports and present at high level meetings.
  • Respond quickly to non-compliance contractual issues raised.
  • Engage regularly with different teams such as social work, safeguarding, finance, and accountancy.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and manage own workload.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, resilient, organised and will be able to demonstrate that they have knowledge of contracts management and monitoring experience of social care contracts.

This is a demanding role, offering variety and an opportunity to learn new skills and develop your knowledge. The successful postholder will be someone who can communicate and negotiate effectively both verbally and in writing to achieve the best outcomes for borough residents and secure best value for the Council.

You will be offered regular supervision and support, access to training opportunities, and experience the benefits of working with friendly and supportive colleagues. Ealing is a diverse community with excellent amenities, which helps to make it a great place to live and work.

Some of the key skills you can offer:

The ability to work accurately and under time pressure is paramount. Ideally you will have previous customer service experience in the Adult Social Care or Health fields. Good organisational skills and the ability to work with a wide variety of diverse people are also important.

This role is deemed customer facing and as such you must have a command of spoken English which is sufficient to enable you to effectively perform the role.

Ealing council is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Ealing council follows safer recruitment practices to protect children and vulnerable adults. This role will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

This role is subject to Ealing Council’s enhanced vetting process.

If you are shortlisted and invited to interview, you will be required to present a presentation on a specific topic.

Closing Date: 04/04/2024

Downloads

  • Role Profile
  • Employer: London Borough of Ealing
  • Reference: LBE/24/274482
  • Published: Mon 18/03/2024, 14:29 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 04/04/2024, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Salary: £41,808 - £45,021 pa inclusive (Grade 10)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Ealing

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