Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Project Manager


Job Description:


Project Manager needed in Cambridge £14.38-£17.53ph ref 20717

Working full time hours on a temporary basis.


  • A proven track record of project management on complex and challenging projects;
  • Experience of managing staff across a wide range of teams and disciplines;
  • Experience of developing and maintaining partnerships at the highest levels with other agencies as a means of ensuring project and service objectives are met;
  • Proven experience of financial and resource planning
  • An understanding of how to manage the needs of a diverse set of stakeholders;
  • Experience of developing focused strategies and prioritising actions, leading to outcomes on projects;
  • Experience of working with elected politicians and of ensuring that project and service outcomes align with broader political priorities;
  • Knowledge and up-to-date understanding of procurement, legislative and policy frameworks as they apply to the delivery of projects and services;
  • Can assimilate complex information and provide strategic and delivery reports on project and service solutions;
  • Experience of developing and assessing business cases for new pieces of work;
  • Experience of delivering presentations to a wide range of audiences.



  • An understanding of the complexities of local government and the matters affecting it;
  • Experience of delivering innovation or technology focussed projects;



If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected]  quoting the reference number


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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