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Broker/Purchasing Agent

  • Job reference: BrokerAgent
  • Location: Enfield, Middlesex
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Unqualified Social Work
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Job description: We are currently looking for a Broker/Purchasing Agent to join the Procurement team with Enfield Council.

The contract length is a 3 month temporary contract with the potential of extension starting ASAP, working 36 hours over Monday - Friday.

The hourly pay rate for this role is £13-£15.

About you:

*Experience of working in a health or social care setting with a range of adults with different levels of needs

*Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both orally and in writing, including report writing, presenting, negotiating and the use of IT

*Ability to work in partnership with carers and families and liaise with other staff agencies to ensure that the needs of the service user are met

*Dealt with direct payments and been in a similar role previously.

About the role:

*To appropriately commission packages of care from both internal and external providers on behalf of individuals that have been identified with a support plan, ensuring services are providing value for money.

*To provide information and advice to individuals on services available in the marketplace to meet their needs as required.

*Able to take ownership to establish, develop and sustain effective working relationships with service users and providers.

Benefits of SCS

* A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact
* Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 per referral placed in to work!
* An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
* Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.
* Payroll service twice a week
* Ltd and PAYE payment options available
* Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training
* Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes & bonuses
* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.

Referral Bonus

If this job is not for you however you have someone in mind, REFER THEM! We offer a great referral bonus of £250 for every referred candidate who gets placed in to work!

If you would like to apply for this role or request more information please do get in contact with me at or alternatively call 01772 208964