Hillingdon Council: Putting our Residents first.
About the role
As a Contract & Supplier Relationship Manager, you will manage contracts and relationships across a designated portfolio of social care providers in order to deliver value for money and outcomes for service users.
You will be responsible for the development and implementation of contract management strategies for the designated portfolio that optimises performance of contracts in terms of cost, quality, delivery and responsiveness.
Working collaboratively with colleagues within the Council and externally, you will provide support and guidance to stakeholders regarding any contractual matters and ensure best practice is achieved when implementing new ways of working.
We are looking for an experienced and knowledgeable Contract Manager who also has a passion to make a real difference.
You will be able to identify efficiencies and smarter ways of working that will improve outcomes for our service users across Social Care services and be a role model for new initiatives and best practice.
Extensive experience of category management, procurement and relationship management is essential, alongside experience of change management.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. Applicants should be aware that the post will only be offered to successful candidates subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances.