WORKFORCE: Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust is advertising for a chief procurement officer. 

The successful applicant will earn up to a maximum salary of £97,478 and be accountable to the chief financial officer.

The trust said the role would play a key part in helping develop the organisation as the Critical Care and Major Trauma Centre for Sussex and the South East, and its ambitions of achieving foundation status in 2014.

The closing date for applications is 15 January.