Head of Commercial Delivery, NHSX

Band 9

Salary: £91,004 to £104,927

Location: London / Leeds with travel required between both locations.

NHSX is leading the largest digital health and social care transformation programme in the world.

With investment of more than £1 billion pounds a year nationally and a significant additional spend

locally, NHSX has been created to give staff and citizens the technology they need.

In December 2018, the Office for Life Sciences published the second Life Sciences Sector Deal,

which set out the first-steps towards ensuring the benefits of health data are realised across the

country. Alongside five guiding principles for NHS Organisations entering into data sharing

agreements, we committed to establishing a National Centre of Expertise (the ‘Centre’). The Centre

will oversee our developing policy framework, provide specialist commercial and legal advice to NHS

organisations entering data agreements. Ultimately, the vision of the Centre is to provide NHS

organisations with the capability, capacity and confidence to enter into data-sharing partnerships

that benefit the NHS, Patients and the Public.

We are seeking a Head of Commercial Delivery, the role will provide the day-to-day leadership of the

operational delivery arm of the Centre, ensuring it provides high-quality support for NHS

organisations and Industry on their commercial, data-oriented partnerships. You will use your

commercial expertise and experience of developing user-focussed support offers to deliver effective

and excellent commercial advice and guidance to NHS organisations.

You will develop a framework for valuing data, standard contracts, tools and best practice guidance,

as well as helping facilitate discussions between Industry, NHS organisations, researchers and

patient / patient representatives, as well as any other relevant partners (such as local government).

Managing and actively nurturing inclusive and trusting relationships with all key stakeholders, you will

ensure that the framework is formulated with wide engagement, is well accepted and understood,

and that support is delivered using all available resources efficiently and effectively.

We’re looking for a personable and confident professional who will strive for continuous

improvement and innovation. Educated to Masters level or equivalent degree, or demonstrable

relevant experience, you value diversity and difference and operate with integrity and openness.

To find out more please see the attached candidate pack.

To apply, please submit a CV together with a personal statement (maximum

1000 words) to hello@twentysevenconsulting.co.uk

Link to Candidate Information Pack