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Contracts Specialist (Inside IR35) | Ref: PSR0024752

Job Description

Imagine having a talent that could benefit someone you've never met and solve problems you didn't even know existed. Well, you do, and you can. And we're here to help you do just that. At PSR we are the go-to place for talented contractors and temps for a rich variety of public sector roles. As a Contract Specialist your main responsibilities would be: + To provide commercial expertise to contract management both directly to contracts managed by DHSC and the ALBs to manage contracts more effectively. + To support the contract management framework, the role holder shall be required to produce processes, documents and tools to enable contract management to be embedded. These processes, tools and documents will need to be transferable to ALBs and the wider health family. + To manage key tiered contracts either directly or indirectly within the Department and ALBs. This will involve - risk and issue management; contract review; performance; business continuity; contingency, supplier management and escalation of issues. + To support the plan to improve contract management skills across the Department, its ALBs and the wider health family through networking events, workshops, and sharing of leading contract management practice across the Health family and other government departments. + Support operational contract owners to implement contract management and build their commercial capability. + Support the delivery of DHSC's strategic goals by building sustainable commercial relationships that deliver value and compliance with governance procedures; and engaging with and managing stakeholders across the health family to co-create capability plans, agree key milestones and meet associated deadlines.

Candidate Description

You'll have relevant experience in: + Working with contracts (desirably a background in IT contracts or medical contracts). + Working in a commercial environment. + Stakeholder management. + Processes involved with contract management. + Project management and organisational skills.

Application Description

If this Contract Specialist role sounds like something that you would be interested in, please click the link to apply and get in touch with one of our PSR team now. Please also email more information.