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Purchasing Officer

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County Hall, Matlock
Salary details
Grade 8 £25,582 - £27,493 per annum
Job term
Full Time
Appointment type
37 hours per week
Closing Date
23 December 2022
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An exciting opportunity has arisen to support the busy Adult Social Care Contracts and Commissioning Team as a Purchasing Officer.

The Purchasing Officer will support the Older Adults Contract Managers and the Contracts Team with the monitoring of contractual compliance and quality of private, voluntary, and independent sector Care Homes and Home Care Providers throughout the Derbyshire area. The role will involve liaising and negotiating with providers and stakeholders, the collation, interpretation and reviewing of data pertinent to the team’s monitoring functions, and administrative duties. There will be some travel involved for monitoring visits.

Training and ongoing support will be provided.

Provisional Interview Date: 24 January 2023

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here to see our policy on criminal background checks.