Commercial Business Partner

Staffordshire Police Headquarters, Weston Road, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST18 0YY
Grade H, Salary £38,376 - £44,928
19 Feb 2021
05 Mar 2021
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Flexible hours

Commercial Business Partner, for Procurement within Commercial Services

Grade H

Salary £38,376 - £44,928

We have a fantastic opportunity to join our Commercial Services team as part of the Enabling Services provided by Staffordshire Police, to support both Staffordshire Police and Staffordshire Fire & Rescue Services, to ensure all our Officers are supported with the correct tools to be able to deliver their critical jobs.

Commercial Services sits within the award winning Finance & Commercial Function for the force.

It currently consists of a team of 16 colleagues working across Procurement, Purchasing and Insurance and within a wider team of 45 colleagues in the Finance & Commercial Department.

You will work alongside 8 other Procurement and Commercial specialists to deliver a robust and strategic approach for negotiating contracts and formulating a commercial strategy for Staffordshire Police, The Commissioner and Staffordshire Fire & Rescue, ensuring value for money is consistently achieved. . You will line manage a team of two Procurement Officers, but work as part of the wider team consisting of two other Commercial Business Partners and four other Procurement Officers.

There is an opportunity to help shape the work of the commercial team aligned to a brand new way of working and to help deliver some key and significant new contracts along with some contract renewals. Strategic management and Performance Management of these contracts will also form part of the role, to demonstrate value for money to the organisations. 

In return, you will work with a team offering support and fantastic teamwork! The team approach is one of working together in a flexible and agile way to deliver results. With our overall objective being to provide commercial excellence to deliver contracts that offer value for money, are fit for purpose and successfully meet the needs of the organisation.