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Finance department information

Date released
26 September 2019
Request number
Release of information under
Freedom of Information Act 2000

Information requested

Please provide me with the following information on staff numbers;
For Finance only:

  1. Total number of staff
  2. Total number of SCS1 finance staff
  3. Department structure
  4. Total number of agency workers / contractors (please include those on fixed term contract but not internal secondment)
  5. Frameworks used to procure interim staff in this area

Information released

Questions 1, 2 and 4

Please see the information detailed in the table below in relation to ONR’s Finance Department. This information was current on 31 August 2019:

Total no of staff*: Total no of SCS1 staff: Total no of agency workers/contractors: Total no of those on fixed term contracts:
FTE** 55.76 FTE** 1 FTE** 2 FTE** 2

*Includes permanent members of staff and those on fixed term appointment
**FTE – Full Time Equivalent

Question 3

Please see the structure of ONR’s Finance Department.

Question 5

In relation to frameworks used to procure interim staff in this area. ONR would use the Crown Commercial Services or the Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation (ESPO) frameworks to secure agency / temporary staff as first port of call depending on requirements. ESPO is one of the UK's largest Professional Buying Organisations.

Exemptions applied


PIT (Public Interest Test) if applicable