Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Leisure Commissioning Officer


Job Description:

Leisure Commissioning Officer needed in Kingston upon Thames paying £16.29 per hr PAYE Ref:443132

This role is working full time hours on a temporary basis


  • Contribute to the development and management of Leisure services, and any other related services, as required.
  • Support development of service strategies, partnerships and commissioning plans
  • Contribute to delivery of key corporate and service projects as a member of the project team
  • Contribute to the development and delivery of leisure capital projects, representing the client function as required.
  • Deliver effective and consistent performance management and monitoring of the contracts, including leading inspections and audits as required.
  • Ensure resources relating to the services are used efficiently, assisting in the monitoring of budgets and contract spend as required
  • Incorporate sustainability considerations in decision-making around commissioning, service delivery and contract management

Ideally candidates will have:

  • Experience of contributing to the delivery of public-facing services through commissioning and contractual arrangements.
  • Operational experience and technical knowledge relating to the delivery in specific area of responsibility.
  • Experience of integrating sustainability considerations into service delivery.
  • Stakeholder management skills and a focus on customer satisfaction.
  • Experience of maintaining productive and collaborative working relationships externally with partners and providers.
  • Awareness of financial procedures including budget monitoring.
  • Understanding of commissioning and procurement exercises in a large organisation.

 If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.

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