Supplier Manager

Posted 13 September by REED
Ending soon
This role will involve managing a range of contracts for specialised services. Working collaboratively with colleagues within the team to ensure work plan objectives are achieved.
Specific accountabilities will include:
To manage Provider portfolio in accordance with the Company's framework.
 To work with key information colleagues to produce monthly performance reports including the development and monitoring of trend information and the production of detailed forecasting across the contract portfolio.
 To ensure that risks within the portfolio are escalated to the appropriate Director. This will include the development of mitigation plans as and when appropriate.
 To review the impact of high cost clients, arrange and manage interventions where appropriate.
 To review in detail monthly performance for each provider within the portfolio and provide appropriate challenge as necessary. This includes working collaboratively with key directorates to understand route cause and develop mitigation strategies.
 To lead on the annual contract negotiation process with providers within the portfolio. This will include the development of negotiation strategies and may involve cross organisational working to ensure that the best commercial model is developed.
 To ensure that contracts are signed off within the contractual timetable.
 To provide a lead role in the development of activity plans for contracts within the portfolio, ensuring that strategies for specialised services are appropriately reflected.
 To organise and chair contract and performance review meetings. Produce all relevant information to ensure meeting objectives are achieved.
 To deputise, where required for the Senior Supplier Manager and assist in the delivery of value for money specialised services across the region.
 To assist in the development and implementation of world class commissioning solutions for effective contract letting, monitoring and management.
 Ascertain and document supplier’s service delivery and business intentions to ensure improvements and business benefits are realised in accordance with plans, standards and targets.
 To collaborate with colleagues to ensure that performance upstream of the specialised service element of the commissioned pathway is fully understood.
 To actively manage Departmental operating budget and expenses

******If you are interested in this role, please email your details to sam.brann@reedglobal.com******

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Application questions

Are you degree qualified?
Do you have contract management?
Do you have proven negotiation skills?
Do you have proven risk management skills?
Do you have proven budgetary skills?

Reference: 36106349

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