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Contract Support Officer West - Training Management Group

  • Job
    Senior Level
  • Government & Politics
  • £35.3K
  • Portsmouth
  • 10d left


  • The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate an ability to delivery sound management of a contract, through managing their contractor, liaising with stakeholders and making sound decisions to support the outputs of the TMG.
  • Previous experience in a contract management or service delivery role would be advantageous though not essential.
  • The successful candidate would be offered the opportunity to gain the pan government Contract Management Capability Programme training and accreditation up to Expert level.
  • Behaviours:
  • We'll assess you against these behaviours during the selection process:
  • Managing a Quality Service
  • Communicating and Influencing
  • Working Together
  • Delivering at Pace


  • Contract Support Officers manage the business-as-usual delivery of the Selborne contract. The CSO is empowered to manage the delivery of services on contract in accordance with agreed levels of service/output and performance for their Establishments.The post holder acts as the interface between the Authority and Contractor (“the face of the Authority”), building and maintaining collaborative working arrangements and ensuring training is delivered and change implemented.
  • Support your line manager in managing the business-as-usual delivery of the services under the Selborne contract in accordance with agreed levels of service/output and performance. Represent the Contract Designated Officer at Training Establishment level, acting as the Establishment point of contact for business-as-usual delivery and administration of the Selborne contract.
  • Operate the “Front Door Process” for change requirements, triage requirements, guiding customers through the process and complying with TMG and Navy Command processes.
  • Support the Operations and Delivery team regarding in matters relating to their establishments.
  • Through regular liaison with the TMG Commercial team liaise commercial issues at the earliest opportunity

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We protect the security, independence and interests of the United Kingdom at home and abroad. We work with our allies and partners whenever possible. Our aim is to ensure that the UK’s Armed Forces have the training, equipment and support necessary for their work, and that we keep within budget. Our priorities 2015 to 2020 are to: protect our people project our global influence promote our prosperity maintain a strategic base and integrated global support network, and manage the Department of State