Commissioning and Contracts Officer

  • £19 per hour
  • Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
  • Temporary

We are currently working with a Local Authority in Manchester to appoint a Contracts and Commissioning Officer to join their Homelessness Commissioning Team!

This pivotal role will be responsible for delivering a range of commercial and commissioning services to an exemplary standard, ensuring value for money and aligning with the Council's priorities and financial regulations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Strategic Resource Planning: Develop and implement strategic approaches to resource planning, procurement, and commissioning, ensuring cost-effective and efficient service delivery.
  • Commercial Performance: Provide expertise in commercial performance management, aiming to enhance service quality, customer satisfaction, and value for money.
  • Contract Management: Lead the analysis of current practices, benchmark against best models, and maintain consistency. Deliver quality assurance and monitor contract management processes to ensure compliance with financial regulations and legislation.
  • Stakeholder Engagement: Engage effectively with internal and external stakeholders to ensure high standards of service delivery.
  • Management Information: Oversee the production of accurate management information, ensuring timely and consistent reporting.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Proven experience in a similar role within a commissioning or commercial environment.


Spencer Clarke Group offers a competitive referral scheme of up to £250 per candidate! If this position is not suitable for you but you know someone who might be interested, please share their details.

Application Process:

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* For further enquiries, contact Sophie* at 01772 954 200.


Sophie Payne Senior Consultant

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