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Business and Contract Monitoring Manager

Job Reference: 302-19-387E

Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Estates and Facilities
Buckingham Row, Brick Kiln Lane, Wigan WN1 1XX, Wigan
£42,414 to £49,969 per an

Work for the Best in the North West*

Would you like to be part of a multi award winning NHS Foundation Trust that is one of the best performing Trusts in the region?

Would you like to be part of a top 10% performing Estates and Facilities team?

Due to the promotion of the existing post holder the Estates and Facilities team at WWLFT are looking to recruit at highly motivated individual from either an Estates and Facilities background with a keen interest in business and finance, or from a Finance background with an interest in diversifying into Estates and Facilities Management.

The post holder will be responsible for business and financial performance management and contract monitoring across all aspects of the estate ensuring that the Estates and Facilities Division meets a range of local and corporate standards, and objectives.

He/she will also significantly contribute to the development of new initiatives and services related to the NHS modernisation agenda/national performance indicators.

The post holder will also assist the Director of Estates and Facilities and act as Divisional Lead on Business Improvement, Service Development/Improved Performance and Customer Satisfaction within the Trust, including the promotion of quality improvements and act as project lead on specific programmes in order to maximise the utilisation of space and reduce overheads associated with reference costs.

A key part of this role is to provide an external contract monitoring service and management of the support services team within a community setting.

The post holder may be required (dependant on experience) to take part in the Trust wide Estates and Facilities on-call system to provide emergency cover outside normal working hours.

This will involve the participation in a rota arrangement currently at a frequency of 1 in 6.

For further details / informal visits contact:

David Evans- Director of Estates and Facilities


Tel: 01942 773718

About our Trust

WWL NHS FT are the proud providers of healthcare to the Wigan Borough. At WWL, we believe that ‘happy staff, means happy patients’. Patients are at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to providing safe, effective care with dignity. Therefore we are seeking to recruit people who share WWL’s values and beliefs.

*Since 2014 our trust has been honoured to receive more than 25 local, regional and national prominent awards, including the prestigious HSJ Provider Trust of the Year Award.

Recruitment Information

The ‘Recruitment Information for Candidates’ document provides guidance to assist your application. Please describe clearly in your application how you meet the essential criteria listed in the Person Specification. If you unable to apply online contact the Recruitment Team on 01942822658.

After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third-party recruitment system. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post you are agreeing to WWL transferring your application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are successful, information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system.


Please note that positions at AFC band 8A or above may participate in an on-call rota, if the role is predominantly operational.

Continuity of Service

WWL has signed up to the Greater Manchester Continuous Service Commitment. That means we will recognise your continuous or ‘unbroken’ service in any Greater Manchester local authority or NHS organisation, Transport for Greater Manchester, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service or Greater Manchester Combined Authority; giving you access to our service-related benefits.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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