Commissioning Manager - Market Entry/Pharmacy

NHS AfC: Band 7

Main area
Commissioning Manager
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
990-NHSE10245L
Site
Skipton House
Town
London
Salary
£31,696 - £41,787 per annum
Closing
31/05/2018 23:59

NHS England leads the NHS in England, setting the priorities and direction of the NHS and informing the national debate to improve health and care.

We want everyone to have greater control of their health and wellbeing, and to be supported to live longer, healthier lives by high quality health and care services that are compassionate, inclusive and constantly-improving.

NHS England shares out more than £100 billion in funds and holds organisations to account for their spending. Our work involves the commissioning of health care services in England, commissioning the contracts for GPs, pharmacists, and dentists and we support local health services that are led by groups of GPs called Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs). We have devised and are delivering a strategic vision for the NHS, along with our partners in health, called the Five Year Forward View. This vision shows that we are getting serious about prevention, identifying and delivering improvements in health care, redesigning the NHS so it continues to meet the needs of patients, ensuring the NHS is financially sustainable and engaging the public in this whole process.

We strongly believe in health and high quality care for all, now and for future generations.

Please note, if the advertised role is based in London on an Agenda for Change Pay Band, it will attract a High Cost Area Supplement. If this post is an Executive or Senior Manager (ESM) role or Medical Leader position this supplement is not applicable. If you are taking up this post on a part time basis, your salary and any allowances will be adjusted pro rata.

We will not accept applications for this position by CV or via recruitment agencies.

The NHSBSA is responsible for the processing of your application; a privacy notice is attached to advise you on how we will process your personal data.

This is an exciting opportunity to work with the Primary Care team, Dental Optometry and Pharmacy in NHS England, London Region.

The post holder will work as part of a dynamic team to manage commissioning and performance management of primary care contracts. Support the Head of Department and their team to ensure that their work stream of programmes are planned and managed effectively and take the lead in assisting in their successful delivery.

In particular the post holder will:

  • Understand Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework and market entry.
  • Manage pharmacy market entry applications across London, using the Pharmaceutical Regulations and the local Pharmaceutical Needs Assessments (PNA), writing reports for the decision making committee.
  • Lead on the Community Pharmacy Assurance Framework

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Further details / informal visits contact

Wayne Rouse, email: wayne.rouse@nhs.net / Tel: 0203 182 4993