Senior Market Development Officer

Recruiter
OXFORDSHIRE CC
Location
England
Salary
40057.00 - 42899.00 GBP Annual
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Expires
08 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are seeking an enthusiastic and capable individual to help deliver Oxfordshire's ground-breaking Adult Social Care Workforce Strategy. The Strategy aims to tackle the major workforce challenges facing the county and drive forward action to increase workforce capacity and capability in the private, voluntary and independent sector.

You will join the Commercial and Market Development team as a Senior Commercial Officer leading on a range of projects aimed at developing the social care workforce in the county. Key areas that will form part of your work portfolio include working with stakeholders to assess workforce development priorities, deliver targeted learning initiatives and leverage investment in the social care workforce.

This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in making real changes and to become an ambassador for the development of the Adult Social Care Workforce.

You will bring to the role your experience of working successfully across organisational and professional boundaries to deliver change and achieve common goals. Your strong organisational skills combined with your experience of leading and managing projects will enable you to plan and deliver a wide range of projects and initiatives, frequently in partnership with other organisations. You will need a good understanding of the key issues and challenges facing the sector.

We are seeking a reliable and hard-working individual. You will be dynamic, a quick thinker, have strong communication skills and the ability to develop internal as well as external relationships, taking a lead role in negotiating problems and potential barriers to the delivery of the programme's objectives. You will also be able to evidence relevant experience of working with stakeholders and partners to develop opportunities and resolve problems.

Reporting to the Commercial Manager, Market Development, you will be responsible for delivering a programme of work to increase workforce skills, knowledge and competencies. You will actively manage the risks and opportunities associated with the work, be able to work to deadlines and ensure that key milestones are met.