Qualifications Manager Contract

Qualifications Manager Contract

Background A central government organisation requires a Qualifications Manager for a 12 month contract based in London.

Reference number: CIPHERD00118

Deadline date: 10/04/2012

Contract value: £101,000 – £150,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: London

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Capita Resourcing


Description of the contract

Background A central government organisation requires a Qualifications Manager for a 12 month contract based in London. Main Duties/ Responsibilities Responsible for the delivery of the qualification process and for strategically managing a team of people engaged in the qualifying providers. Manage external relationships relating to the qualification process. Subject Matter expert on procurement and process. Outputs/ Deliverables to be achieved • Delivery of stage 1 AQP qualifications for all commissioners’ 2012-13 AQP Offers • To manage a team of people undertaking the review and compliance of: • Online procurement forms • Dealing with queries from commissioners and providers • Challenging members of the team on decisions according to protocols • Developing a workplan for the team based on activity scheduled by the NHS • Maintaining a close dialogues with NHS commissioners • Training and development of commissioners to use and understand the process. • Support for providers using the qualification process Skills/ Experience Required EXPERT KNOWLEDGE ON • Procurement processes (OJEU and non OJEU) and when OJEU applies / does not apply • Regulatory oversight of the healthcare market in the UK and abroad • NHS procurement practices from Competitive tendering to World-class collaborative commissioning • Commissioning requirements for healthcare • Use of NHS Supply2Health forms and workflows to support AQP • NHS and non-NHS healthcare markets • Training and development of commissioners EXPERIENCE OF • Managing online procurement processes • Managing a team • Different forms of procurement




Classification of the contract

72000000 IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support


Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Estimated length of contract: 12 Months


Who to contact

Contact name Sarah Prodywus

Address , SL6 1DP

Is outside UK No


Extension number:


Email cipher.interims@capita.co.uk