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Contract Manager

Job Summary:

  • Responsible for overall management of the contractual relationship with key customers (NHS Trusts across London)
  • Act as the primary interface to the Trusts' Business Unit and internal senior stakeholders in respect of the contractual obligations under the Agreements.
  • Provide expert contractual management and advice with a view to ensuring adherence to contractual obligations, minimising risks and issues and achieving the strategic and financial objectives.
  • Be the key relationship manager and stakeholder manager between Trusts and our client regarding any contractual disputes, queries and agreements.

Key Relationships:

  • Managing Directors, Finance Directors and Operation Directors of various NHS Trusts
  • Executive Team to ensure internal senior stakeholders understand the status of delivery against contractual obligations and contractual risks and issues.
  • Director of Legal, Risk and Compliance and the wider Legal Team in relation to the awareness and monitoring of contractual obligations, legal advice and interpretation of the Agreements, variations to the Agreements and response to contractual issues as they arise.
  • CFO and wider Finance Team in relation to the costing of CCNs, understanding of the financial impact of commercial issues and the financial performance of the service generally.
  • Operational and clinical management to ensure transformation and business as usual contractual requirements are fully understood and adhered to.
  • The Group's Commercial Director for receipt of support in respect of specific Trust matters and general contractual advice as required.

Must haves:

- NHS or Public Sector experience

- Experience managing long-term & large-scale contracts

- Commercial awareness of how finance and legal teams work

- Impeccable relationship management and stakeholder engagement skills

Hybrid working (2-3 days in the London office with 2-3 days WFH)

If you would like to work with a client who is helping the NHS Trusts in London, innovate and improve key services, and make a real difference - this role is for you.

Please apply directly or send your CV to:

Antonella.stone@lafosse.com